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Sloe Gin

We have a fantastic crop of Sloe’s this year, the blackthorn bushes are full of big juicy fruits, so here is a simple method for Sloe Gin ready for Christmas, to drink yourself or bottle for Xmas gifts, Frugal Xmas … Continue reading

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Yorkshire Rhubarb & Seville Oranges

Two of my favourites quintessentially British foods are in season now, Yorkshire forced rhubarb & Seville oranges! Yorkshire Forced Rhubarb Forced rhubarb, mainly grown in the rhubarb triangle around Wakefield, the triangle refers to the area between Rothwell, Morley & … Continue reading

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Hot Toddy

Following up on Cold & Flu cures, remedies or just pep up drinks & foods, we felt the need to try a Hot Toddy last night, no particular recipe followed but it tasted great & did the trick, ours was … Continue reading

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Last of the Summer Lemonade

Just finishing the last bottle of homemade summer lemonade, now the nights have drawn in, the leaves have turned and the temperature has dropped this is like a taste of summer but still excellent and the kids love it! Ingredients:- … Continue reading

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Pancakes & Pancake Day – Shrove Tuesday

It was Shrove Tuesday or Pancake day this week and we had a big stack, the individual record in our house was 7 !  The question is how do you like them, Sugar & lemon? Golden Syrup and Lemon?  maybe butter & … Continue reading

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