January on the farm

After the hustle, bustle and excess of Christmas, it's time to welcome in the new year, full of hope an promise.  Out on the farm, the land is still quiet, deep in its Winter slumber. The grass is ...

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Homemade Marmalade

In our home making a big batch of Seville Marmalade has become such a lovely tradition....

Marmalade Glazed Duck

This stunning duck recipe makes a proper winters feast. Sticky, sweet with a rich depth...

Fat Cakes for Birds

Wild food and fresh water are in short supply across the land and so it is kind to thi...

A letter from Peter & Henri

The eve of the biggest day of the year is upon us. Homes across the land are busily ado...

Glogg

At Christmas time, along with the sensational seasonal flavours of nostalgic dishes coo...

The Story of the Christmas Goose

One early October morning we rose just as dawn broke, to watch a magical golden sun bre...

Rustic Saddleback Pork Terrine

Christmas, a time to enjoy gathering with loved ones and spending time catching up whil...

The gift of giving

The search for Christmas presents for loved ones has once again begun. The days are sh...

The Magic of Candlelight

Here I sit, enveloped by the glow of flickering light, rain pouring madly outside while...

How to cook a Gammon

The Christmas Gammon, is there anything more magical that brings so much joy with lefto...

The Feast of Saint Martin

I had never heard of Saint Martins day 'Martinmas', know also as Old Hallowmas Eve, how...

Turkey Wellington

Cook a real show stopper this Christmas with this recipe for our Turkey Wellington. Ful...

How to embrace Hygge this Winter

Earlier in the week Jack Frost paid his first visit to our farm. Looking out over the f...

Make your own air dried ham

At this time of the year adding a new skill to your repertoire is a great way to create...

November on the farm

Jack Frost has arrived, gripping us tightly in his embrace. As we walk along the lane t...

How to cook a goose

Unlike the Christmas Turkey that has grown in popularity since the industrial revolutio...

Citrus Roast Chicken

Roast chicken, the smell of home. Full of flavour and easy to prepare this recipe is so...

Spiced orange and apple stuffed leg of pork

This is a great recipe to add a wintery vibe to a roast this Christmas season. With ora...

The Christmas Turkey

For many of us, turkey is ubiquitously associated with Christmas, the centre place in a...