Old Fashioned Herb Recipes Author:J.S. Collester Add flavor to common dishes, such as Dilled Potatoes, Mint Glazed Carrots with Peas or Sliced Tomatoes with Basil Sauce. Tarragon Chicken or Baked Pork Chops with Apple and Sage would make a great main dish. If you're in a baking mood, try Oregano Batter Bread or Lemony Caraway Pound Cake. There are soups and salads, herbed butters and vinegars.