Category Archives: Cooking with lavender

20
Aug

The Many Uses of Lavender Syrup

Recently we’ve spent a lot of time thinking about the many wonderful uses of lavender in savoury dishes – yum yum yum! However after stopping by our local farm shop and picking up a punnet of the freshest, biggest and sweetest strawberries I think I’ve ever eaten (apparently the long period of cold weather this year has caused the

Published Date: 20th August 2017
Category: Cooking with lavender, General, Lavender Products

23
May

Uses of Lavender Water – And How To Make Your Own!

Lavender water has got to be one of the oldest and simplest toiletries around, but thiscertainly doesn’t mean that you should discard it in favour of a bottle of some mass produced, chemically synthesised wonder product instead. In fact, if you are trying to get back to nature and reduce your carbon footprint too, then making and using your

Published Date: 23rd May 2017
Category: Cooking with lavender, Dried lavender, General

14
Feb

Lavender Cheese

During a recent trip to Amsterdam we were delighted to discover that the wonderful Dutch have a great love for three things; cake, waffles and cheese! Obviously this sent them heading straight to the top of our list of favourite nations, especially when in one gorgeous cheese shop we discovered a Gouda style cheese that had been flavoured with

Published Date: 14th February 2017
Category: Cooking with lavender, General

25
Jan

Lavender With Fish?

It may sound like the excesses of wonderful lavender grown here on our delightful Jersey Lavender Farm may have gone to our heads, but recently we have been experimenting with a few new ways to use our delicious culinary lavender – and one of the surprising, but surprisingly delicious discoveries we made was lavender with fish! Before we go

Published Date: 25th January 2017
Category: Cooking with lavender, General

15
Dec

Lavender Turkish Delight

At this time of year, here on our lovely Jersey Lavender Farm, we (along with many other of you we’re sure!) find our thoughts increasingly turning to Christmas and all things Christmassy. There are so many things that mean Christmas (and winter in general), but especially food and gifts tend to spring into our minds. Obviously being the lucky

Published Date: 15th December 2016
Category: Cooking with lavender, General