Customer Recipes – Lemon Lavender Ice Cream

Long time North Market Spices customer Ron Poole sent us this recipe.  Ice Cream Maker is not required!   Lemon Lavender Ice Cream “Where is fancy bred … in the heart or in the head?” Taken from William Shakespeare, Merchant of Venice – (but Gene Wilder says it better in Willie Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.”)   Aside from its wonderful products and great prices, the Short North’s Spice Market is a great source of inspiration for any cook.  A particular trip to the … [Read more...]

Satan’s Asparagus – Hellishly Yummy

Spring's tender young Asparagus are waning, to prolong our enjoyment we concocted Satan's Asparagus. Barrel & Bottle, a North Market neighbor, introduced us to Fire Cider. We just knew that a pairing was in order. Asparagus procured from Blossom Acres, an Amish farm in Coshocton, OH that proudly grow a  wide variety of all non-GMO crops without the use of commercial chemicals, pesticides or herbicides.  A quick walk home, the days Farmers Market haul cleaned and stored it's time to … [Read more...]