Recipe – “Lavender Vinegar”

“Lavender Vinegar”
“The Illustrated Herbal Encyclopedia” by Brenda Little
 
“Lavender vinegar; dabbed on the temples and forehead, helps to ease a miserable headache”.
 
Materials:
Lavender flower spikes
White vinegar
Fine muslin
 
*    Steep flower spikes in white vinegar in a jar in a sunny spot for a week, shaking it once a day.
*    Put a fresh lot of flowers in another jar and strain the vinegar in the first jar over them and leave the new jar in a sunny place for a week, shaking it every day.  Strain through fine muslin and bottle.
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