Post Profile

Bumper lavender crop scents the kitchen and flavors cocktails

Lavender is lazy. I've got a patchy patch, and every year I imagine the long, limp limbs will blossom into purple profusion. Instead I get a few pale buds and a few pale bees, who labor on bended knee to pry out the pollen. In spring, a pro dropped by and frowned at the leggy look. Trim, she commanded....
read more


Related Posts

5 Fragrant Plants for a Small Space

House & Home / Interior Design : Apartment Therapy

When I visit my mom she puts me to work 'dead-heading' her lavender. As I trim away the dead blossoms the smell of lavender surrounds me and attracts quite a few bees. It reminds me how important scent is in a garden and what an int...

Where to Drink Rose-Infused Cocktails From Coast to Coast

Lifestyle / Food & Drink : Eater National

Instead of giving roses, toast with them. Looking for a little Love Potion No. 9? On Black Sunday, instead of offering roses, lovers can toast with rose cocktails. The love bud has become a popular flavor for bartenders to infuse in...

Long Trail Pollenator

Food & Drink / Beer : The Barley Blog

I’ve had a few Long Trail Ales products over the past couple of years, but their Imperial Porter has remained my favorite thus far. And, it will remain so after enjoying this bottle of their 4.8% pale ale, Pollenator. This seasonal ...

Wild Bees Are Good For Crops, But Crops Are Bad For Bees

Lifestyle / Food & Drink : Bay Area Bites

When it comes to pollinating our favorite crops — from coffee to watermelon — honeybees can't do it alone. Wild bees in the field play a critical role in creating bumper crops, a massive new study reports. But these bees are disappe...

Knee Deep Citra Extra Pale Ale

Food & Drink / Beer :

From Knee Deep - A single hop, west coast style american Pale Ale with intense hop flavor and aroma’s. This is a citrus bomb that has grapefruit and passion fruit aroma’s with citrus lime flavors. Knee Deep Brewing – Knee Deep Citra...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC