Chives were once thought to have magical powers. Men and women believed that chives would drive away diseases and evil. Branches of chives would be hung in homes for protection; later, the chives would dry out and become part of the decor.
- Fresh Tomato and Chive Omelet
- Chive and Potato Quiche
- Chive Green Goddess Dressing
- Chop and toss in green salads.
- Place whole on a sandwich.
- Dice and fold into dips and dressings.
- Use to tie a bundle of asparagus for an elegant look.