Tag Archives: preserves

Recipes for a lychee crisis

Today, I’m thinking about lychees. I’m sorry I don’t have many pictures to accompany this post, we ate before I sorted out the camera (some sort of complication to do with camera / card compatibility) – so I’ve hit the … Continue reading

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The Jam

I declare it Jam New Year. I’ve just made the first jam of the year and done a bit of an audit of what we’ve got left over from last year.  Turns out preserve-wise we probably got it about right. Jamwise, … Continue reading

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Welsh dressing french style

Behold the welsh dresser!  I suddenly feel both middle aged and as if I’m living in a dolls house. We now have a permanent home for our extensive collection of preserves, preserve making paraphenalia, tea pots and white cups and … Continue reading

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In a pickle

I’ve been chopping and stirring most of the afternoon. I was on the phone for a short while, really a short while. I came back to a burning smell 😦 I hate that burning smell, which seems too often to … Continue reading

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Bottling it up

The River Cottage Handbook on Preserves by Pam Corbin is one of my favourite books at the moment.  The nice thing about a really good book is that it leads you to places you wouldn’t have arrived at from where … Continue reading

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