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Chive Blossom Vinegar

My obsession with chive blossoms the past few weeks has yet to dissipate, even though the season is ending. Aside from the fact that they just look cool, I have learned that they contain vitamin C, iron and sulfur, and have traditionally been used to regulate blood pressure levels. 385 more words


Italian Pasta and Sausage with Chive Blossom Infused Summer Vegetables

Hi there, remember me? The girl who used to post yummy recipes and homestead updates on the regular? Well, I’m still here! I admit it’s hard to write during the summer months. 757 more words


Obsessed: Chive Blossoms

The other day I was sitting on a bench in the subway station, waiting for my train with my very many tote bags of Greenmarket haul tucked under my legs, except for the bag of fragiles on my lap — the eggs, the first of the season heirloom tomatoes, and a few bunches of chive blossoms peeking out of the top. 173 more words


Garden Bloggers' Bloom Day; June 2014

This Bloom Day morning proved idyllic as I strolled about my sun-filled gardens snapping pictures.  Strains of Chopin and Bach floated outside through the open windows as my daughter practiced her piano pieces.   374 more words

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Chive Blossom Vinegar

Infusing vinegars is one of the easiest things you can do to enhance the flavour in your salad vinaigrettes.

If you grow chives, you most likely will have lots of blossoms available to use. 325 more words


Cheese and Chive Tart

Picnic season is upon us and outdoor eating on a balmy Summer’s day is one of life’s great pleasures. Instead of the ubiquitous sandwich, quiches and pies that can be eaten cold as well as hot make for tasty picnic fodder. 340 more words