Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 8 mins

Lavender madeleines are a light and airy french cookie that I enjoy serving with an afternoon lunch or tea. (Madeleine pans can be purchased at any specialty kitchen shop.)

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Using a food processor, process sugar and lavender flowers until finely ground.
  2. Heat oven to 400 degrees.
  3. In a large bowl and using a wire whisk; mix eggs, lavender sugar mixture and vanilla until light and fluffy.
  4. Gradually whisk in melted butter.
  5. Using a rubber spatula gently fold in flour.
  6. Generously spray Madeleine pans with non-stick cooking spray.
  7. Spoon a scant tablespoon of batter into each madeleine mold, leave the batter mounded in the center.
  8. (This will result in the typical"humped" appearance of the Madeleine).
  9. Bake 8 to 10 miutes or until golden brown.
  10. Immediately remove from pan and allow to cool on a wire rack.
  11. Store in an airtight container.
  12. Dust with confectioners sugar just before serving.
  13. Enjoy!
Most Helpful

Mm, these were really good, better eaten right away and next time I'll add a sugar glaze. Thanks so much for posting! I loved them.

kelly in TO December 19, 2007