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Chef Alex mentioned roasted pumpkin soup… then top with lavender marshmallow.  It sounds like a fun experience to make marshmallow.  Then I searched online and came across two similar recipes with good ratings.

Lavender-Vanilla Bean Marshmallows Recipe – How to Make Lavender Vanilla Marshmallows.

Homemade Marshmallows Recipe : Alton Brown : Food Network.

I was quite surprised that it was quite successful the very first time I made it (well, it’s my last time too, I never like marshmallows.. they are too sweet.  Homemade are even sweeter…… but the addition of lavender made it special).

It’s too boring to cut into cubes.  I cut mine into cute little hearts so it makes a beautiful decoration of the roasted pumpkin soup.

Lavender Marshmallows with vanilla beans

Then you wonder what to do with the many marshmallow produced.  I made two batches of rice crispies squares with these marshmallows and gave all away!!

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