Recipe: Chervil Infused Icing

Since starting Smoot’s Flavor Farm, I’ve grown several herbs that were new to me. Many of these have surprised my taste buds, delighted my senses and made me wonder why they weren’t more common. Chervil is one of those herbs. Well-known to French chefs, chervil is likely a lesser-known herb due to its seasonality (only…

Recipe: Chervil Coulis

Yet another recipe for our spring star herb, chervil. A coulis is simply a thin fruit of vegetable puree used as a sauce. Maybe you’ve heard of a raspberry coulis, drizzled over a summertime treat? A coulis can be sweet or savory, drizzled over fruit and ice cream or meats and vegetables. Our recipe for…

Recipe: Chervil Vinaigrette

Chervil is one of my new favorite herbs. A spiced anise flavor with sweet undertones, it’s a perfect addition to any homemade vinaigrette dressing. Try this one on your next green salad. Chervil Vinaigrette 1/4 cup oil 2 T lemon juice 2 T white wine vinegar 2 T minced shallot (I substituted chives, a less…