Member of the mint family. Sage has a strong aroma and earthy flavor. Rubbed Sage is quite simply, dried sage leaves that have been rubbed into a fine, fluffy powder.
Used in sausage and stuffing. Works well with pork, wild game, chicken and turkey, or anything with a hint of apple flavor. Used as a substitute for ground, dried, or fresh sage.
Sage is loaded with antioxidants and anti inflammatory properties, including improved brain function and lower cancer risk.