Category Archives: Cooking with lavender

30
Nov

Lavender And White Chocolate Cheesecake

To the traditionalists amongst you there is absolutely no question as to what to finish your traditional Christmas dinner with, it just has to be a traditional dried fruit and spice filled steamed Christmas pudding. And as much as we on the Jersey Lavender Farm really do love this classic Christmas favourite, sometimes after a huge breakfast of

Published Date: 30th November 2017
Category: Cooking with lavender, General

11
Oct

The Surprising Joy Of Lavender Jelly!

Apparently a firm favourite of Queen Elizabeth 1st, Lavender Jelly or Conserve wouldprobably prove to be a bit of a table top talking piece these days. However just because you may not always see it nestling in next to the mint sauce and redcurrant jelly, it doesn’t mean that it isn’t a surprisingly delightful little condiment. Now don’t

Published Date: 11th October 2017
Category: Cooking with lavender, General
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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