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Edible Flower Recipes That Celebrate Sunny Days

Edible Flower Recipes That Celebrate Sunny Days

Flowers have been used in culinary applications for centuries. They can be put in nearly any food or beverage, used as garnishes and can be candied or added to sugar for a delicate, naturally sweet touch. Flowers that are truly edible must not be treated with any preservatives or pesticides, and be certain they are actually consumable and not poisonous. Edible flowers can normally be found at specialty stores, bakeries or gourmet food shops. Typically the flowers found from florists are not of a consumable nature. You can also try growing your own culinary flower garden. Cut flowers will last… read more

Liven Up Ice Cubes

Liven Up Ice Cubes

Ice cubes can keep drinks and foods cold, but they can also be used to add a decorative touch. Easy to do, the following are suggestions to dress up plain ice cubes and recipes to take advantage of the perfectly portioned, storable and freezable ice cube trays. Garden Therapy has recipes for making floral, fruit and herb ice cubes that deliver on the presentation. Using natural items like edible flowers and citrus zests cut in shapes, this ice will instantly add a visual element to beverages. Start by filling up the trays only halfway full with water or flavorings and… read more