Edible Flowers in Savoury Recipes

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Tulip Recipes. Stuffed tulip petals.

Stuffed Tulip Petals The tulip leaves are clearly though the ground now in Devon and herald the fact that Spring is on the way. Trust me…. it is….I promise. So my thoughts turn to tulip recipes. Tulips don’t taste as you image… …

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Fennel, Pancetta and Parmesan Muffins.

This recipe is directly taken, with permission, from Frances Bissell’s new book The Floral Baker which is for sale on our website here. The perfect present for a gardener or baker  or gardening baker! By way of a review I …

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Nasturtium Pesto.

Nasturtium Pesto. We make a whole host of different pestos at different times of the year here and use them with everything from pasta, new potatoes, on canapés, swirled on soup or simply smeared on a hunk on bread. This particular …

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Nasturtium and pumpkin seed bread.

The recipe for this lovely bread comes from Frances Bissell’s new book, The Scented Baker which is available to buy from our website from next week – click here. Advance orders are being taken now. We were honoured that Frances chose Maddocks Farm …

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Nasturtium Capers

Nasturitums are perhaps the most commonly know edible flower and add a wonderful vibrancy to summer salads with their beautiful colours and spicy flavour but did you know that you can eat the seeds as well? Pickled nasturtiums seeds are …

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Chive flower vinegar.

  Chive flower vinegar can hardly be called a recipe but it is a beauty to behold. Ingredients. White balsamic vinegar Chive flowers Beautiful chive flowers growing at Maddocks Farm. Balsamic vinegar has a sweet and less astringent flavour than …

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Tulip Prawn Cocktail.

The tulip recipe below was given a wee make-over by some lovely friends. Matt Mason head chef  at http://www.jackinthegreen.uk.com/Home took our tulip prawn cocktail and turned it into a Bloody Mary Prawn Cocktail for our demo at http://exeterfoodanddrinkfestival.co.uk. He replaced the cognac …

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Perfecting Pesto

Wild garlic and ‘friends’ pesto Photo by Marcus Bawdon At Maddocks Farm Organics we make our own pesto in the summer due to the massive glut of various basils that we get. Basil can be a bit slow getting going …

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Spicy Flower Canapés

Ingredients Fudges Fiery & Flavoursome Jalapeño Melts  – or similar spicy cheese biscuit (I’m not on commission I just love them). A good quality goat’s cheese – a log rather than a round one; Homemade wild garlic, nasturtium and mustard …

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Floral Butters and Oils

Like quite a few folks I used to love making herbal oils for home, particularly basil oil, by shaking the insects off some choice flowering stalks and shoving them down the neck of a bottle of good quality olive oil. …

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Darts Farm Demo at Devon County Show

Stuffed Tulip Petals I was inspired last year by a wonderful recipe created by the very talented Urvashi Rowe otherwise known as @botanicbaker for stuffed tulip leaves http://www.lovefood.com/guide/recipes/15057/goats-cheese-dip-in-tulip-petals-recipe. This year, I wanted to use some really hot colours to produce …

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