culinary lavender

1 02, 2018

Mushroom Soup with Roasted Lavender

By | 2018-02-04T17:03:06+00:00 February 1st, 2018|Recipes|

Roasted lavender buds are my go-to for savory winter dishes. Roasting lavender buds is a real game changer, introducing a unique and kind of nutty taste to savory dishes. Click on the link and then scroll down to see how to roast lavender buds. It's so easy. Mushroom soup with roasted lavender buds. [...]

11 09, 2016

Heirloom Blue Potatoes with Roasted Lavender

By | 2018-02-04T17:03:07+00:00 September 11th, 2016|Recipes|

Ever since I discovered the inimitable aroma and taste of roasted lavender buds, I have been finding more and more ways to enjoy them. Tonight I prepared a pot of Heritage Blue Potatoes, cutting them into quarters and boiling them in a little salted water. I was going to run out to the garden and [...]

29 05, 2016

Kombucha Fast Track Workshop

By | 2016-05-07T15:34:49+00:00 May 29th, 2016|

Do you want to start enjoying home-made Kombucha ASAP? This is the workshop for you.  The benefits are enormous; to your health, your taste buds and your pocketbook. It takes a bit of patience to brew your own Kombucha, especially when you are just getting started. I have designed the Kombucha Fast-Track Workshop to get [...]

21 02, 2016

Butternut Squash Soup with Roasted Lavender Buds

By | 2018-02-04T17:03:09+00:00 February 21st, 2016|Recipes|

I learned about roasting lavender buds recently from the cookbook "Discover Cooking with Lavender". I now have a jar packed with fragrant, earthy buds that I roasted last week. For the instructions for roasting, see Culinary Lavender Primer. While roasting my lavender buds, the house was redolent with the most divine scent. I was eager [...]

19 02, 2016

Lavender Scones (Gluten Free)

By | 2018-02-04T17:03:09+00:00 February 19th, 2016|Recipes|

I found a recipe for "Best Ever Gluten Free Scones" and I can testify to the truth of the title. This is my go-to recipe for glutin free scones.  I have, however, made a few critical alterations. In case you're not an experienced baker, I've included photos to help make your experience foolproof. Ingredients [...]