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Old 04-09-2008, 11:26 AM   #11
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This is where I bought mine. If you order from them just be sure they understand that you want culinary lavender.
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Old 04-09-2008, 11:49 AM   #12
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This is where I bought mine. If you order from them just be sure they understand that you want culinary lavender.
Bingo. Thank you kitchenelf. That's what I'm looking for.

ETA: The recipe I want to make (see link in first post), calls for lavender flowers. My understanding(?) is, not to use lavender from the garden as it contains pesticide. So... the recipe is a bit confusing, for me. Thanks for all the input. Love the ice cream idea as well. Wonder why the market does not carry it. Hmmm.
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Old 04-09-2008, 10:28 PM   #13
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This is where I bought mine. If you order from them just be sure they understand that you want culinary lavender.


what a great site, elf. thanks


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Old 04-10-2008, 12:16 AM   #14
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Penzys spices I think sells Lavender, If not try a Whole foods market
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Old 04-10-2008, 11:03 AM   #15
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Stumbled on this cocktail which may interest you:
Glen of passion - Recipe - Taste.com.au
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You can get just about anything in a spice here.

The Spice House - Merchants of Exquisite Spices, Herbs and Seasonings

That link is for lavender.

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Old 04-10-2008, 10:20 PM   #17
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Ooooo. More Lavender goodies. Thank you.

Found a recipe for Lavender Lemonade & Lavender cookies dipped in chocolate that sound Lavendericious.
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kitchenelf, you've GOT to post that lavender martini recipe!! i'm especially fond of adding a pinch of lavender into earl grey tea, or plain green tea. yum!

Dave is right, penzey's totally sells lavender.

i got a huge stash of it for fairly cheap at my local world market, back in their food section. if there's one near you, they have a neat selection of spices, herbs, imported candies, tea...
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The current issue of Today's Diet & Nutrition magazine has a very interesting article on cooking with lavender. You should be able to find it at your local news stand, Borders Books or Barnes & Noble, or maybe the local public library.
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Old 04-18-2008, 03:59 PM   #20
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Thanks Dave, fireweaver & Caine. Didn't see it on Penzey's site on first try.

Been doing some web-reading on lavender. Seems it will mellow? you out, but may interefere w or enhance certain meds... so I'm holding off for a while.

Interested in K'elf's martooni though.

ETA: That looks like a kewl magazine, Caine. Thank you.
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