Is your mint plant exploding to the point that you feel guilty for not using it? Yea, me too. The great thing about mint is that it smells heavenly and it’s so easy to grow. (Quick tip: always give it it’s own container or it will choke out your garden.
Learn how to make a mint extract with fresh peppermint and your favorite clear liquor. Homemade extracts are perfect for holiday gifts and cost less than store-bought extracts! It's also a good way to use up the summer harvest of mint leaves.
How to Make Spearmint Tea. Fresh spearmint tea is very refreshing. It is best made with leaves taken from the garden, as the fresher they are, the more flavor they will impart to the tea. Pour 1 pints of water into a large saucepan.
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Homemade Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream! With fresh spearmint, milk, cream, a custard base, and semi-sweet or dark chocolate. The only way to have ice cream this good is to make it! On SimplyRecipes.com
Fresh Spearmint Ice Cream There's not a drop of food-coloring in this old-fashioned ice cream. Its pale color and sprightly flavor speak to its purity and its short ingredient list: milk, cream, sugar, eggs, and fresh-from-the-garden mint.