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Lilac Scones with Lemon Curd

  Lilac Scones with Lemon Curd are perfect lilac blossom scones with tangy, smooth, creamy homemade lemon curd to enjoy for breakfast or dessert.   Solid base is great for everything. If you prefer making special and memorable things. Everywhere. Not only in the kitchen. Tasty, basic scone recipe with… Read more »

Apple Lavender Jelly

  This amazing Apple Lavender Jelly is so easy to make ! You just follow the recipe and combine apple juice, lavender flowers, pectin and lemon juice and within fifteen minutes you have perfect fish glaze or jelly to assemble macarons. It is harvest season; the best time to capture… Read more »

Violet Jelly

  Violet Jelly is spring beauty captured in a jar. Delicate and profound edible flower jelly made with violets. Gives very special taste to everything you do with it.   God bless my mother’s garden. Early Saturday morning has brought us dark clouds. In spite, I decided to go to… Read more »

Pistachio Thumbprint Cookies with Rose Jam

Pistachio Thumbprint Cookies with Rose Jam : inspired by Rose Petals Turkish Delight. My mother bakes almost the same collection of cookies for every Christmas and it’s all right because there is always somebody that likes the specific kind. But ! I tried to replace walnuts with pistachio when making… Read more »

Creamy Horseradish Soup

  Creamy Horseradish Soup: horseradish root cream, potato, heavy cream and vegetable stock are main ingredients to prepare this healthy and comforting German soup in 15 minutes only. You will love it’s heat and spicy flavor ! This creamy horseradish soup is very easy to make since you don’t need … Read more »

Nasturtium Orange Jam

  Nasturtium Orange Jam: When Miss. Flower meets Mr. Orange. Flamenco fire. A bit of sweet and a bit of bitter.   Flowering of nasturtium lasts for several months: mid spring until late fall. This is the season to make this nasturtium orange jam. Nasturtium flowers have peppery, spicy and… Read more »

Nasturtium Elderflower Jam

  Nasturtium Elderflower Jam is the best jamming ever! Perfect combination of edible flowers for the best delicate jam!   My memories travels back to my grandmother’s garden. It was full of edible plants to use in her kitchen, both for healthy and tasty reasons. I am happy to see… Read more »

Dandelion Greens Smoothie

Dandelion Greens Smoothie: Green leaves of Home. My grandmother would be very happy to know how much I am into dandelions this spring. After I have made Dandelion Jelly I really wanted to make something with the young leaves so to add some to the smoothie seemed to be the… Read more »

Elderflower Syrup

Elderflower Syrup : Elderflower fragrance captured in a bottle. Floral refreshing drink for hot summer days. Weatherman has announced a hard rain for tomorrow so I rushed to the forest nearby after working hours to gather elder blossoms for a syrup. After the rain, they loose their fragrance and the… Read more »