23 Recipes That Will Feed Your Inner Flower Child

This is not a joke; I can’t help it if I am excited by a pink soup covered in purple henbit deadnettles.

1. Raw and Vegan Flower Power Cake

Not surprisingly there’s strong crossover between vegan food blogs and ones that use edible flowers. Get the recipe.

2. Bellini Popsicles with Edible Flowers

Yes there is sparkling wine in there. Go get the recipe at Honestly Yum.

3. Carta da Musica with Baby Greens, Carrots, Radishes, and Edible Flowers

Ideally you can get someone else to do the “making of traditional cracker-like Italian bread” and then swoop in, sprinkle on flowers, and take all the credit. Get the recipe.

4. Calendula and Wild Bergamot Ice Cubes

Winner: Best Idea That’s Going To Make Your Summer Garden Party Cuter Than Everyone Else’s. Get the recipe.

5. Edible Flower Ice Pops

Runner up for aforementioned Cute Garden Party award. Get the recipe.

7. Zucchini and Carrot Ribbons with Edible Flowers

Bonus points for pretty floral China. Get the recipe.

8. Spring Bouquet Popsicles

Pink and white polka dot ribbon not optional. Get the recipe.

9. Angel Food Cake with Sour Cream Glaze

Sprinkled with Johnny Jump Up flowers, which Good Housekeeping says have a “minty, almost bubblegummy flavor.” Get the recipe.

10. Daisy Lollipops

Who thinks of this stuff it’s insane. Get the recipe.

11. Risotto Primavera

Get the recipe and use Google translate to translate it from Italian to English.

13. Vanilla Cupcakes with Flowers

Please stop trying to feed me cupcakes that don’t come with a flower on top, world. Get the recipe.

14. Edible Flower Salad

TBH the part of this salad I’m most excited about is that perfectly-cooked egg. Get the recipe.

16. Candied Pansy & Viola Miniature Pavlovas

Eva from Adventures in Cooking candies her edible flowers by brushing the petals with egg whites then sprinkling on superfine sugar. Get the recipe and see more photos here.

18. Floral Cocktail

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World’s girliest cocktail styling courtesy of Brides magazine.

19. Open-Faced Salmon Sandwiches

WEIRD. Like it. Get the recipe.

21. Devils Food Cake

Very into the whole faux soil situation here. Get the recipe.

23. Lillet Rose Spring Cocktail

Get the recipe.

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