September 2008

Sorrel and sorrel pesto – Dave Hamilton

Sorrel is one of those plants that once you find seems to be everywhere! I can’t resist nibbling on the odd leaf while passing. The main wild sorrel you will find is [...]

September 22, 2008 // 0 Comments

Hazelnut milk – Dave Hamilton

Hazelnut milk If you’ve been lucky enough to grow or forage an abundance of hazelnuts then this is a great way to use them up. It also makes a delicious alternative to cows [...]

September 14, 2008 // 0 Comments

Autumn Smoothie – Dave Hamilton

Autumn is a great time to pick apples, blackberries, the last of the plums and nuts. This recipe combines all of them together in one delicious smoothie. It is a quite [...]

September 14, 2008 // 0 Comments

Pear Wine – Andy Hamilton

Dave and I were sitting having a meeting the other day (End of August) and we noticed a massive pear tree laden with pears from the window. Straight after the meeting we ran [...]

September 14, 2008 // 0 Comments

Hawthorn Berry Wine – Andy Hamilton

Andy Hamilton There are always hawthorn berries all over the place in the Autumn and this year I decided that I would make the most of them and drink them. Last year I wrote [...]

September 3, 2008 // 0 Comments

The Common Mallow – Malva sylvestris

The mallow is one the largest and perhaps one of the most useful wildflowers that can be found whilst out walking. Found all over the UK, in mainland Europe, North Africa, [...]

September 3, 2008 // 0 Comments