Elderflower Cordial 2

June 4, 2014 Trish Ish 0

Elderflower Cordial 2 An easy recipe for bulk amounts There are countless recipes for elderflower cordial. Here is one for making bulk amounts taught to me by a Swedish girl. We do have a recipe […]

Growing in Small Spaces part 1

March 11, 2014 Trish Ish 10

Growing in a small space tests even the greenest of fingers. Part of the problem could be the light or lack of it. Another problem with growing in a small space could be the lack […]

Winter foraging

February 17, 2014 Trish Ish 6

Winter foraging may seem a bit of a waste of time, surely nothing grows during the dark, wet days of winter.  It’s true that there is a lot less than at other times of the […]

Elderflower fritters

September 26, 2013 Trish Ish 0

Elderflower as a food should never be eaten raw as the flowers, like the berries, contain a mildly poisonous alkaloid which is destroyed by cooking. It has widely been used as a food and native […]

Wild Mezze Platter

June 17, 2013 Trish Ish 7

  I love Middle Eastern food in all shapes and forms. Nothing satisfies me more than tucking into a nice mezze platter. However as all the exotic ingredients have to be flown from half way […]

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