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by old tree man
Sat Sep 14, 2019 7:40 pm
Forum: Home Brew and other Country Skills
Topic: The cellar !!
Replies: 18
Views: 8470

Re: The cellar !!

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The cellar :drunken:
by old tree man
Sat Sep 14, 2019 6:39 pm
Forum: Practice and Deleted
Topic: pic test
Replies: 5
Views: 6838

Re: pic test

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by old tree man
Sat Sep 14, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: Home Brew and other Country Skills
Topic: The cellar !!
Replies: 18
Views: 8470

Re: The cellar !!

:lol: :lol:
by old tree man
Sat Sep 14, 2019 6:31 pm
Forum: Wild Foods and Foraging
Topic: How do you consume your blackberries?
Replies: 25
Views: 17283

Re: How do you consume your blackberries?

Some of the fancy stuff from £25 per bottle i have seen it for £45, daylight robbery when you can make a gallon of your own for £18.
by old tree man
Fri Sep 13, 2019 6:24 pm
Forum: Wild Foods and Foraging
Topic: How do you consume your blackberries?
Replies: 25
Views: 17283

Re: How do you consume your blackberries?

Its infused into the whisky Bernard as there are recipes for whisky infusion online, when i make sloe vodka its an infusion of sloes and brown sugar left to marinade, this can be done with most spirits. There's a big upsurge in gin infusions at the minute in the UK they are really expensive and i ag...
by old tree man
Fri Sep 13, 2019 6:13 pm
Forum: Home Brew and other Country Skills
Topic: The cellar !!
Replies: 18
Views: 8470

Re: The cellar !!

:lol: maybe you could start a new trend Flo :drunken: :lol: :thumbright:
by old tree man
Fri Sep 13, 2019 8:54 am
Forum: Home Brew and other Country Skills
Topic: The cellar !!
Replies: 18
Views: 8470

The cellar !!

Otherwise known as the garage :iconbiggrin: starting the country wine season today with two gallons of Elderberry and bramble wine, we have a couple of gallons of chardonnay just bottled, a gallon of rhubarb from the garden ready to rack and a couple of gallons of blackcurrant wine just maturing in ...
by old tree man
Fri Sep 13, 2019 8:31 am
Forum: Wild Foods and Foraging
Topic: How do you consume your blackberries?
Replies: 25
Views: 17283

Re: How do you consume your blackberries?

:lol: :lol: i can understand that my favourite malt is Laphroaig :thumbright:
by old tree man
Wed Sep 11, 2019 4:23 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: been a long time
Replies: 7
Views: 3948

Re: been a long time

Thanks Maggie really good to be home :hugish:
by old tree man
Wed Sep 11, 2019 10:31 am
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: been a long time
Replies: 7
Views: 3948

Re: been a long time

Thank you so much :flower: :grouphug:
by old tree man
Wed Sep 11, 2019 6:56 am
Forum: Wild Foods and Foraging
Topic: How do you consume your blackberries?
Replies: 25
Views: 17283

Re: How do you consume your blackberries?

We love blackberries i also make elderberry and blackberry wine, crumbles and jams, Jane and i visited Edinburgh a while back and they were promoting blackberry whisky oh wow we liked it too much !!!.
At the moment i'm looking into making fruit leathers to see if it's worth giving it a go.
by old tree man
Wed Sep 11, 2019 6:46 am
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: been a long time
Replies: 7
Views: 3948

Re: been a long time

thank you, it does feel nice to be back.
by old tree man
Tue Sep 10, 2019 7:29 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: been a long time
Replies: 7
Views: 3948

been a long time

Hi everyone i hope everyone is well its been a very long time since i posted and i must say i have missed the company, the reason is that my dear wife has been very ill her Rheumatoid Arthritis has become so bad that i spend most of the time caring for her, we had to move again to a bungalow so we c...
by old tree man
Sat Feb 13, 2016 11:33 am
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: Whether the weather will cooperate
Replies: 114
Views: 25833

Re: Whether the weather will cooperate

That's a horrible time Maggie listening to what sort of carnage the weather is doing, then creeping out to see if stuff is ok :? , at the moment we are having snow flurries :roll: we are about 600ft above sea level here looking out to the North Sea at the front and the north York moors at the back t...