It’s that time of year! Sweetcorn!!!

We like to grow a few varieties with different colours and always mess up the spacing so they cross pollinate anyway!  We’ve even had some of our seeds affect the cobs on the plot diagonally from us, so you need more than 3m clearance to be safe!  In the mean time, we introduce our “Earlibird”,…

Cajun rainbow trout, with Cajun courgettes

We love this rainbow trout recipe and it’s on earlier posts if you’d like to know a little more about it.  Today we boiled some new potatoes and gave them a quick roast by drizzling a little olive oil over (once crushed a little), with cumin, chipotle powder, thyme, oregano and a little salt.  Just…

Seedlings, poly-tunnel excitement!

The runner beans (as featured) have just started showing today, yippee!  We are growing 2 varieties, Scarlet Emperor and Firestorm, we’ve grown them both successfully before and enjoy their flavour.  I’ve also got a string-less variety to try, but as yet have not planted any, I’m going to see what space we have left at…