13 Lovely Lavender Desserts for Spring and Summer
End a warm night on a sweet note with these lavender desserts.
Hints of lavender and lemon zest in the crust make these treats a favorite. —Judith Hilinski, Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio
Tessa Huff’s blackberry lavender cake (featured and slightly tweaked by Sally’s Baking Addiction) has delicate lavender flavor in all the right ways. Homemade lavender milk and lavender syrup aid in that lightly floral taste—all while the blackberry jam cuts through to add a layer of rich, fruity flavor and texture. Mm, mm, mm!
This lemon lavender tart caught my eye because 1) it’s strikingly beautiful and 2) it’s completely dairy- and gluten-free! Everyone around the table can enjoy this lavender treat.
Even without the pretty piping, these darling lavender cupcakes bring on the flower power with floral notes from the lavender. Does your little one have a bday approaching? Pair ’em with this layered princess cake for the ultimate princess birthday party spread.
You’ll be humming in your kitchen while you smell the aromas of this lavender blueberry galette baking in the oven. Be patient, though, you’ll need at least 10 minutes for these guys to cool. You don’t want a burnt tongue!
It may sound daunting, but creme brulee is super easy to make at home, especially if you make this lavender lemon creme brulee recipe. It’s a refreshing spin on the classic.