#Trottergate - how a pigs trotter turned into a viral sensation

Hitting the headlines last week 'Instagram censors image of pig's trotter'... Last week chef and food writer Olia Hercules unwittingly was center of a viral campaign on censorship of food. Olia who...

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Celebrating International Women's Day

This Friday 8th March is International Women's Day, we're celebrating all the wonderful...

February on the Farm

Low temperatures over the last few weeks have delayed the usual display of wildflowers....

Fats, The Myth

For so many of us, we take great pleasure in devouring fat; golden slightly salted butt...

Cooking with Fat

Cooking without fat is almost impossible, whether you’re a staunch user of oils or butt...

Pork Rillettes with Piccalilli

Perk up your mid-week lunchtimes by whipping up a jar or two of these flavour packe...

January on the farm

After the hustle, bustle and excess of Christmas, it's time to welcome in the new year,...

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...