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Pickled Cucumbers - Types of Pickles

Pickled Cucumbers - Types of Pickles

The humble cucumber is perhaps the single most popular food to use for pickles, so much so that over in the States the word ‘pickle’ pretty much means ‘pic … Read more

26.07.2022

A Pretty Pickle

A Pretty Pickle

I absolutely love vinegar, I'm addicted to the stuff. My hand actually starts shaking in anticipation as reach into the cupboard for one of the many jars of p … Read more

By admin
16.10.2013

Making Chutney

Making Chutney

I asked my wife Siobhan to have a go at documenting her chutney making endeavours with the following results, go Siobhan! The English made chutneys their o … Read more

By admin
16.10.2013

Pruning and Storing Herbs

Pruning and Storing Herbs

Now is the time to turn your attention to your herb garden to ensure that your herbs stand the best chance of making it through whatever weather winter has in st … Read more

By admin
04.10.2012

Storing fresh vegetables

Storing fresh vegetables

You have spent the season nurturing your precious crops, fighting off pests and diseases and making sure your fruit and vegetables have the best conditions to … Read more

By admin
31.08.2012