A few years ago I had mint jelly on Lamb Chops for the first time and loved it. But trying to find mint jelly in most grocery stores is nearly impossible. Mint Jelly is mildly sweet and just a little tart, with a wonderful fresh mint flavor.
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.
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.