Unusual, Exotic and Medical
This is a list of the Oils to use in making beauty items as well as a list of the best herbs for beauty.
Beauty Oils and Herbs
Here are a few more recipes to make with herb sugar just in time for fall holidays.
- ½ cup butter, 1 stick
- 2/3 cup herb-flavored sugar
- 1 egg
- 1 tsp vanilla extract
- ¼ cup all-purpose flour
- ¼ tsp salt
- ¼ tsp baking powder
- Pecan halves or candied cherries for tops (optional)
All-Purpose Vegetable Seasoning
Use this blend to take advantage of all your dried herbs!
2 tablespoons dried oregano
2 tablespoons dried thyme
2 tablespoons dried basil
1 tablespoon dried marjoram
1/2 tablespoon dried rubbed sage
Mix all ingredients together and store in airtight glass container. Makes about one half cup.
Suggested Uses; Sprinkle seasoning on cooked and steamed vegetables. Add to a dab of butter with onion and/or garlic powder, and lemon zest to place on cooked vegetables or baked or boiled potatoes. Add seasoning to casseroles and cream cheese (about 1 tsp per 8 ounces.)
Be An Herbal Gourmet
This link will give you recipes to use with your Sweet, Savory and Pungent combinations
If you received the single page infusion handout, this link will take you to the full 10 page handout.
The detailed chart here tells you which flowers are edible and how to use them best.
Here is the recipe for Brownies made with herbal sugar:
Lavender Infused Brownies
Plan an Herbal Tea Garden
Lavender and Lemon tea