Lavender Cream Cheese for Bagels

Total Time
40mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 30 mins

I haven't tried this yet. Adapted from an article on lavender in cooking in "Yankee" magazine. The cook time is actually minimum standing time.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 tablespoon herbes de provence
  • 12 teaspoon lavender flowers (edible variety from a health food store)
  • 1 pinch white pepper
  • 8 ounces cream cheese

Directions

  1. Blend together all ingredients well and let rest at room temperature 30 minutes.
  2. Taste and add more herbs as desired.
  3. Wrap and chill well.
  4. When ready to serve, let stand 30 minutes at room temperature to soften; serve with slices of French bread, tea cakes, or crackers.
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I`ve been growing lavender for years and this is the first year I`ve made so many recipes from it reviews are posted they are just delish. Does anyone remember those little tea sandwiches? Well that`s what I made using this delightful spread. Thanks Heather!