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Broad Bean and Bulgur Wheat Salad

I’ll admit, I’m only a recent convert to broad beans (or fava beans, for our friends across the pond). 449 more words

Recipes

Harvesting, sowing, tending

So Monday was a sad day, last hands-on session of my RHS Practical course at Hadlow. It’s been really inspirational, well worth the hands on experience of pruning, propagating, sowing, digging, and the conversations with such a diverse group of gardeners. 337 more words

Pan Fried Broad Bean Salad with Tomato and Thyme

I admit it. I have had an aversion to broad beans since childhood. We seem to have grown them by the bushel as I was growing up, and we ate them with every meal, often in their pods, boiled and boiled and boiled. 417 more words

VEGETARIAN

Adventures in Food - Broad Bean Soup A La Roz

When you have a lot of broad beans you need to think of new and interesting things to do with them. This is Roz’s Broad Bean Soup recipe, which serves six (leftovers can be frozen and re-heated). 100 more words

Vegetables

Pea and Broad Bean Hummus

I don’t really know what to call this. It isn’t really a dip and it isn’t really hummus, but it is very, very good.

You could make it without the peas if you wanted. 169 more words

Recipes

This Week's Harvest - 2017, week 23

The hungry gap is over and it is filled with broad beans! I have had a good harvest this week of broad beans, some lettuce and a few peas. 82 more words

Allotment

Small Jobs with Big Results

Finally, all my allotment plants are out of the polytunnel, and into their final growing positions. The polytunnel has been cleared, re-organised and is now filling up with tomatoes, chillies, peppers, aubergines, and even melon plants. 632 more words

Allotment