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Boysenberry Festival is back at Knott's Berry Farm

The return of the Boysenberry Festival at Knott’s Berry Farm is in full swing and we couldn’t be happier!  We love boysenberries!  Go celebrate Knott’s delicious roots during its Boysenberry Festival harvested in the theme park’s historic Ghost Town! 1,288 more words

Theme Park

Remembering Grandma {Berry Jelly Cheesecake Slice}

As the title suggests, there’s a bitter element to the usual sweetness on the blog today.

Last month after a series of recent strokes, I lost my grandmother. 1,041 more words


Planting hybrid berries

Back in August I wrote about how I’d fallen for some hybrid berries while staying in North Yorkshire: boysenberries, tayberries and loganberries. They were so delicious I decided to plant some at my London plot in winter. 907 more words


2014 R Collection Cabernet Sauvignon

The R Collection Cabernet Sauvignon is sourced from the finest vineyards throughout California, with each area adding a unique layer into the overall taste profile. Minimally intrusive winemaking techniques allow the true California terroir to shine through in every glass poured and bottle enjoyed. 77 more words


McManis Pinot Noir

From the Wine Maker – “The McManis Family Vineyards Pinot Noir is light purple in color with a lustrous hue. Fresh Cherry, Strawberry and Raspberry flavors are perceptible as the round silky wine passes through the mouth. 80 more words


Boysenberry Trellis Failure

Giving myself a pat on the back for getting my boysenberry plants trimmed up and retrained on the trellis was a bit premature.

The plants had been so happy with the late summer weather and have been growing long runners from their thorny bases. 65 more words

In The Garden

Citizens for Boysenberry Jam

It’s National Allotments Week, coinciding with a time when our harvests are hitting a peak. The thing is, I am on holiday away from my allotment, so my fruit and vegetables are going unharvested. 661 more words