Lemon Verbena Sugar

Preparation info

  • Difficulty


  • Makes

    ยฝ cup

Appears in

Limoncello and Linen Water

Limoncello and Linen Water

By Tessa Kiros

Published 2012

  • About

Pick the fragrant verbena leaves, spread them over a tray and leave to dry for a few days.


  • 125 g (4ยฝ oz) sugar
  • 18 lemon verbena leaves


Put the sugar and dried leaves in a lovely tin and shake. Leave for a couple of weeks to perfume, shaking the tin every now and then. You can leave the verbena in the sugar until you use it.