ELDERFLOWER CORDIAL, LOLLIES AND BELLINI

The next in my series of wild recipes that I have started at home since the last few weeks. Most of us are enjoying walks in the countryside at the moment so you might have noticed Elderflowers growing in abundance. Elderflowers are pretty white flowers with a light yellow pollen in the centre, often found…

UPSIDE DOWN BRITISH PLUM CAKE RECIPE

INTRODUCTION What a discovery I made last weekend!! Usually, I don't feel comfortable cooking with ingredients that I am not used to, for example plums and almond butter. However, Avalon Plum Trees are in season at the moment. So, in search of a new recipe I have decided to open a cooking book from one…

WHAT TO DO WITH FORAGED BLACKBERRY? A JAM, WHY NOT?

I am back with a new sustainable, homemade and healthy post. Despite the fact that jam contains sugar, this jam on the flip side is made with foraged blackberries which are a great source of antioxidants and also very easy on the pocket! https://videopress.com/v/R9Yo5OiE?preloadContent=metadata After 30 minutes picking these beauties, I had 1 kilo in…

WASTE AND SUSTAINABILITY – PT 1

What a fantastic time of the year for any food lovers who like growing and picking their own crops. The garden starts to be alive, flowers are blooming, the first batches of Spring vegetables are appearing, bees are collecting nectar, birds are looking for worms and finally the gardener/chef is ready to cook his vegetables.…

ELDERFLOWER CORDIAL, LOLLIES AND BELLINI

The next in my series of wild recipes that I have started at home since the last few weeks. Most of us are enjoying walks in the countryside at the moment so you might have noticed Elderflowers growing in abundance. Elderflowers are pretty white flowers with a light yellow pollen in the centre, often found…