This summer I had my first go at growing sweet potatoes. Despite the fact that I rather neglected them, they did grow and they did crop.
Grow your own
In South America this fruit is called pepino dulce (sweet cucumber), or even just pepino. Here, it’s seemingly just called a melon pear.
Ren goes to her hometown’s mushroom festival and shares her favourite Jamie recipes using these fun guys!
No holiday (of mine, anyway) is ever complete without checking out the local fruit and veg talent. Here are a few things that caught my eye.
After last week’s essay on chicory I thought something shorter and punchier would be appropriate, so here’s an exploding vegetable.
The British palette lags a bit behind the Italian in the appreciation of bitter flavours but it’s getting better. Allow me to explain…
It is with great pride that I announce that the small pomegranate tree, which lives in a big pot in the polytunnel, has set its first fruit.
There is always a month or so of waiting and anticipation once the winter produce draws to an end and spring is about to start…
PYO is a great activity to do with children, and means you’ll be getting the freshest berries of the year whilst supporting local farmers.