Seasonal Recipe Spotlight: Lemon Verbena
Have you ever had a pot of lemon verbena in your kitchen? If not, this is the time to get one. With sunshine up ahead, the sophisticated fragrance of lemon verbena is delicate enough for spring while promising warmer days ahead.
We love this herb’s unique aroma – herbal, citrusy, and floral all together – and the marvelous dessert tisane or herbal infusion that is perfect sipping on a crisp spring evening. More ideas below – be looking for it at your local greenmarket…
We also like the idea of this Lemon Verbena Oil to be drizzled over vegetables or fish.
And of course you can’t go wrong with a simple syrup of lemon verbena, sugar and water, mixed up with some soda and a little sweet vermouth.
Do you like to cook with lemon verbena? If so, how do you use it?