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Raspberry/Lavender Vinaigrette

2017-09-06T03:31:14+00:00

½ cup extra-virgin olive oil 3 tablespoons late-harvest sauvignon blanc (basalmic vinegar may be substituted) 2 tablespoons raspberry vinegar 1 tablespoon minced fresh lavender 2 tablespoons lime juice Salt and pepper to taste To prepare the vinaigrette, combine all of the ingredients in a jar with a tight-fitting lid, and shake until blended. Taste and [...]

Raspberry/Lavender Vinaigrette2017-09-06T03:31:14+00:00

Lavender Drop Cookies

2017-09-06T03:30:46+00:00

makes: 36 cookies 12 sprigs fresh lavender 1/2 cup butter 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla pinch of salt grated rind of 2 lemons 2 tablespoons lemon juice 2 eggs, lightly beaten 2 cups flour 2 1/2 teaspoons baking powder hazelnuts to decorate Preheat oven at 350°F. Lightly grease cookie sheet. Peel off lavender [...]

Lavender Drop Cookies2017-09-06T03:30:46+00:00

Simply Lavender Tea

2017-09-06T03:30:09+00:00

Steep 1 tsp. lavender for 1 cup of water for 3-5 min. A good recipe for insomnia, or when relaxation is the goal.

Simply Lavender Tea2017-09-06T03:30:09+00:00

Lavender Infusion

2017-09-06T03:29:49+00:00

Measure 2 Tbsp Lavender buds for each cup boiling liquid (usually water or milk). Steep for 30 min. Strain liquid. Lavender Infusion can be used to flavor lavender lemonade, ice tea, cakes, cookies and sorbets. A Lavender milk or cream infusion can be used to make Lavender Crème Brûlée, Lavender Ice Cream, Lavender Cheese Cake, [...]

Lavender Infusion2017-09-06T03:29:49+00:00

Pan-Seared Halibut Steaks

2017-09-06T03:29:18+00:00

Serves 2 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour 2 tablespoons herbes de Provence spice blend (or Hood River Spice Blend) 3/4 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon black pepper 2 tablespoons olive oil 2 wild Pacific halibut steaks, 1/2 pound each 1 garlic clove, minced 1/4 to 1/2 cup fresh lemon juice 1/4 teaspoon sugar Zest of 1/2 lemon [...]

Pan-Seared Halibut Steaks2017-09-06T03:29:18+00:00

Lavender Grilled Salmon

2017-09-06T03:28:26+00:00

(or Steelhead) 3 pounds of Salmon Filet 4 Tbsp Honey 6 Tbsp Virgin Olive Oil 1 Tbsp Lavender, crushed or run through coffee grinder 1/4 c White Wine 1 Tbsp Worcestershire Sauce 1 Tbsp Lime or Lemon Juice Place all ingredients, except salmon, in saucepan over moderate heat, stirring with a wire whisk at all [...]

Lavender Grilled Salmon2017-09-06T03:28:26+00:00

Pumpkin Praline Lavender Pie

2017-09-06T03:27:27+00:00

1 unbaked 10" pie shell 1/3 cup soft butter 1/3 cup brown sugar 1/3 cup chopped Pecans 1 1/2 tsp culinary Lavender (ground in coffee grinder) Preheat oven to 425 degrees Perforate crust & bake 5 min.@ 425 Combine butter, sugar, lavender & pecans, and spread over bottom of crust & bake for 5 min. [...]

Pumpkin Praline Lavender Pie2017-09-06T03:27:27+00:00

Molasses Lavender Cutout Cookies

2017-09-06T03:27:01+00:00

(Makes approximately 30 cookies) 1 ¼ cup flour, plus extra for dusting ½ cup whole wheat flour ½ tsp baking soda 1 tsp cinnamon 1 ½ tsp ground fresh ginger 2 tsp ground culinary lavender “Signature Blend” 6 Tbsp butter, softened ½ cup molasses ¼ cup sugar 1 large egg 2 Tbsp orange juice concentrate [...]

Molasses Lavender Cutout Cookies2017-09-06T03:27:01+00:00

Provence Herbal Focaccia Bread

2017-09-06T03:25:35+00:00

My favorite recipe for Provence Herb Focaccia Bread. A wonderful, quick flat bread with herbs, and lots of yummy flavor! For the dough: 2 teaspoon instant yeast 1 1/2 cup white unbleached flour 1 cup whole wheat flour 1/4 cup oatmeal or ground flax seed 1 teaspoon sea salt 3 Tablespoons Rosemary 1 1/2 Tablespoons [...]

Provence Herbal Focaccia Bread2017-09-06T03:25:35+00:00

Lavender Current Scones (Lavender Lady’s Favorite)

2017-09-06T03:25:05+00:00

2 cups Pastry flour 1/4 cup baker's sugar 1 Tbsp. baking powder 1/4 tsp. salt (coarse kosher salt) 1/3 cup cold butter, cut into pieces 1 cup heavy whipping cream 1 tsp. orange zest 2 tsp. to 1 TBS dried lavender 1/2 cup currants 2 Tbsp. whipping cream or 1 egg white (beaten) Preheat oven [...]

Lavender Current Scones (Lavender Lady’s Favorite)2017-09-06T03:25:05+00:00
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