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A new jam experiment

This year we have an allotment. On this allotment are inherited gooseberry bushes, one of which has been extremely prolific in fruit production. I harvested nearly the entire fruit crop today and spent a long time topping and tailing them all. 595 more words


Gooseberry jam - a recipe

What do you do when someone (Mrs MOFAD in my case) comes home from work with a kilo of gooseberries? Make jam of course. I do like a gooseberry jam. 385 more words


Gooseberry & Strawberry Crumble

I find that, fruit or vegetables that grow at the same time, taste well when cooked together.  Gooseberries and Elderflower is one, another is gooseberries and strawberries. 224 more words


Hereford Road

The sun seems to be shining today.
I for one need it.  I need to put dark thoughts behind me.   A light, airy and dramatic dining room was the order of the day.   41 more words


Newly picked and washed gooseberries

A Swedish writer born 1793 in Stockholm fled to the United States after charges of fraud. He had trouble earning his living and forged promissory notes. 135 more words


Gooseberry Crumble with Cinnamon and Pecan

So I am back blogging again after a little break due to having a couple of super crazy weeks. We were at Chris’s brother’s wedding 2 weeks ago and then we were at Glastonbury straight after that. 395 more words

Gooseberry with Mackerel, Chilli and Galangal

It’s been such a long time since I’ve eaten gooseberries. Perhaps since childhood, picked from the bushes in friends’ gardens. Maybe once in jam at Badger’s Tea House in Alfriston. 368 more words