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The place for all things food & drink. Recipes, tips & techniques, food growing, foraging, brewing and more  – Eat Drink & Be Merry! 

Latest Recipes

Sweet Potato & Coconut Milk Curry

This easy, adaptable curry dish is sweet and satisfying. Perfect for a ‘Friday night Fakeaway’ or meat-free mid-week meal.

Making Chicken Stock in a Slow Cooker

Cut down on your kitchen waste by making your own chicken stock the easy way using a slow cooker.

Freshly baked Scones

Treat yourself to an afternoon tea favourite with this simple baking recipe. Use either fruit or chocolate chips. Gorgeous still warm from the oven.

From Lawn to Food Forest

Back in March 2019 we decided to start a food forest project in the front garden. It was a pretty easy decision to make. The front garden was mostly lawn, and we never really did much with it other than mow it, on what seemed liked too regular as basis….

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Drying Herbs in a Dehydrator

Find out about preserving herbs and other produce by drying them in a dehydrator.

This handy guide hopes to encourage you to start making your own dried herbs, herbal tea blends and chilli flakes.