Extras

All you’ve never wanted to know about ’sage’ and ‘grey’ and more:

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sage n a garden labiate plant whose grey-green leaves are used as a flavouring
sage adj wise.     n a(usu old) man of great wisdom
grey adj of a mixture of black and white

Music

Scarborough Fair – Simon and Garfunkel
Grey Cortina – The Tom Robinson Band
Grey Day – Madness
Grey Ghost – The Henry Paul Band
David Grey
Fade To Grey – Visage
Grey Street – Dave Matthews Band
New Riders Of The Purple Sage

Cocktails

Strawberry and sage shrub
Pineapple and sage margarita
The Sage Lady
Blackberry sage martini
Rose sage sangria

Alternative uses for sage

A refreshing aftershave
To subtly colour silver hair
As a compress on cuts and wounds
In tea for digestive problems and flatulence
As an anti-perspirant
To lower blood sugar in cases of diabetes