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Dried Lavender 1lb

Dried Lavender 1lb
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$25.00
Product ID : 57201
Weight: 1.00 lbs

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Description

Description

  • lavender-coloured, bell-shaped flower buds from the lavender plant; preserved by drying
  • Sweet floral taste with citrus tones
  • One of the ingredients in Herbs de Provence

How to Use

  • Lavender can be substituted for rosemary in many bread recipes
  • Blend 2 tsp dried buds to 1 cup sugar and store in a sealed container for 2 weeks; substitute for regular sugar in baking shortbread, biscotti, scones, muffins
  • Add to hearty stews, sauces for a soft floral note
  • Adds colour to salads
  • Sprinkle on grilled meats, poultry, vegetables
  • Make lavender tea – 1 tsp dried lavender in 1 cup boiling water and steep for 10 minutes

Health Properties

  • Aids digestion – add some to yogurt
  • The scent offers a calming effect – place in a sachet beside the bed
  • Soothes itchy, dry skin – place buds in a tea infuser or cheesecloth and add to bath water
  • Eases sore throats – drink as a tea

Storage

  • Store in a sealed container in a dark cupboard

Availability:Year round

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