Lavender Apple Pie

This is an awesome pie! Use tart apples like Granny Smith, or the equivalent. Ingredients Pie Crust DOUBLE CRUST Pastry flour 2 1/2 Cups Salt 1/2 Tsp Butter 2/3 Cup (or 1/3 Coconut Oil and 1/3 butter) Cold Water 6 TBL You will need a 9″ pie pan. Making pie crust is an art. You [read more…]

Pecan Puffs

Who doesn’t like a tasty bit of butter, pecans, and sugar? It’s one level better with lavender. Ingredients* Cookies: 114 g Butter 2 g Lavender Extract 150 g Pastry Flour 23 g Sugar 110 g Ground Pecans Sugar Dusting: 80 g Confectioner’s Sugar 1/2 tsp Finely ground Lavender DIRECTIONS Preheat oven to 325° Beat butter until [read more…]

Herbs de Provence Quiche

Need an exceptional Quiche for a party and aren’t allergic to cooking? This is our secret recipe for a Quiche that is utterly delightful. (Printable Quiche Recipe)  You will need the following ingredients. There are some ingredients that are simply best to measure by weight, so get out your scale or make your best guess. [read more…]

Pesto Rollups

On the farm we grow garlic as well as lavender, so I needed an hors d’oeuvre for a party and wanted to use the garlic scapes (flower stalks) that are so tasty and have a beautiful color. These delightful bites of pesto with a crunch were a hit at the party last night. They are [read more…]

Lavender Lemonade

Is there anything more refreshing and delightful you can think of? Imagine yourself holding a nice glass of lavender lemonade tinkling with frigid ice cubes on a warm day. You raise it and take a cool sip, the refreshing coolness going into your mouth and and on down while you lean back and sigh with [read more…]

Lavender Brownies

Bake Temp: Preheat to 350° Bake Time: 35-45 minutes Ingredients: 2 cups sugar 4  (1 oz ea.) squares unsweetened ¾ cup (1 1/2 sticks) butter 3 eggs 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/2 teaspoon lavender extract* 1 cup flour 2 1/2 teaspoons ground culinary lavender* 1 cup chopped nuts (optional)   Preparation: Melt chocolate and butter [read more…]

Lavender Hot Chocolate

When the weather turns frightful, and the fire is burning delightfully…. It’s time for Lavender Hot Chocolate. Here is the recipe for that hot chocolate and a video to show you how to make it. Ingredients Put the milk in a saucepan and start to heat. Add the lavender and let it warm with the [read more…]