blackberries

Maybe a little late for hedgerow sauce this year…

For some reason we haven’t collected any blackberries this year, except from the brambles growing wild along by our garden wall. I think it is maybe because we no longer eat desserts so no pies or puddings or crumbles – it isn’t for health or diet reasons, I’m not particularly sweet-toothed, and my husband doesn’t seem […]

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Hedgerow harvest

We went out looking for sloes yesterday to make sloe gin… we found some sloes but we also found hips and haws and blackberries. I have a fancy to make a sort of Cumberland sauce for Christmas using the haws… I’ll let you know how that works out! I want to try and make a […]

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