What is Creme de Violette made of?

What is Creme de Violette made of?

A liqueur made from violet flowers and sweetener, paired with a neutral or brandy base spirit, Crème de Violette is indispensible to make a proper Aviation, among other classic cocktails.

How do you drink Violet gin?

The great thing about our Whitley Neill Parma Violet Gin is that it's as versatile as it is delicious. To appreciate the full flavour – at least once – serve on its own over ice, with a small squeeze of lemon for that finishing touch.

What do you use fresh lavender for?

Sleep aid: Squeeze fresh lavender flowers to release their calming oils onto your fingertips, then rub your temples. Or boil dried flowers in water and inhale the vapors. Antiseptic: Rub lavender essential oil or fresh lavender flowers on a cut to hasten healing.

Can cats be around lavender?

Unfortunately for cats, lavender is toxic. ... This gorgeous plant with bright purple blossoms covers the south of France and smells like actual floral heaven, but is a big no-no for felines, especially in essential oil form.

What scent do cats not like?

*Cats can't stand* Citrus: Just like their canine counterparts, cats hate oranges, lemons, limes and the like. Some cat repellents even use these smells to help keep cats away. Banana: We know the peels can be pungent and cats find this to be especially true.

Do cats hate lavender smell?

Lavender, geranium, and eucalyptus Likewise, geranium and eucalyptus plants give off an odor that cats dislike. Keep in mind that lavender, geranium, and eucalyptus are all somewhat toxic to cats; if ingested, they can cause excess salivation, nausea, vomiting, anorexia, depression, or dermatitis.