Recipe – “Lavender Water”

“Lavender Water”
“The Illustrated Herbal Encyclopedia” by Brenda Little
“Lavender water in a pretty bottle with some sprigs of lavender -makes a delightful present”.
3        tsp. Lavender oil
375    ml. (1/2 pint) surgical spirit
1        drop of essential lavender oil
*    Mix ingredients and store in an airtight jar for 2 weeks, shaking the jar every now and then.  Strain through fine muslin and bottle.