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Marrow cream

About this time last year I posted about uses of marrows. This year I’m revisiting one of the less hopeful sounding ideas – Marrow cream. I just want to tell you how good marrow cream is and how undeserving of … Continue reading

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New food

4 new veggies harvested at the allotment for the first time today Runner beans (bit late I know, but hey I didn’t get them planted til June) Chilli (all 1 of them! at last a new flavour) Pink fir apples … Continue reading

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Favourite marrow ideas

Tried and approved: Stuffed marrow – My mum used to scoop out the full length and stuff with mince mix so that rings could be cut off (which we loved as kids, but it was a bit of a palarver), … Continue reading

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Glut!

OK. Here’s a lesson learned. When, as an allotment newbie, someone tells you probably don’t need 3 marrow plants (1 will do) believe them. You should listen particularly carefully if there’s just the 2 of you planning to eat them. … Continue reading

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