Wild garlic recipes

I love this wild garlic because not only is it delicious, good for you and cheap, but it's a sign that summer is well and truly on the way and what can be better? Wild garlic can be found in our woodlands and hedgerows. The subtle scent of garlic wafts through the area and the… Continue reading Wild garlic recipes

Recipe: Chamomile tea

I am very keen on the idea of medicinal plants and wanted to create a corner of the terrace garden dedicated to homeopathic remedies. Now, you can't have a homeopathic border without chamomile! They're both pretty and practical, making the most perfect slumber inducing nighttime tea. To make your own is so simple, I grew… Continue reading Recipe: Chamomile tea

Recipe: Elderflower cordial

I don't think anything welcomes the summer like picking elder blossom ready to make delicious cordial to be enjoyed on hazy days! We make huge batches of this fragrant nectar and store in the freezer in old plastic bottles to treat ourselves all year round. It couldn't be easier so do give it a bash!… Continue reading Recipe: Elderflower cordial

Recipe: Wild garlic pesto

I love this recipe because not only is it delicious, good for you and cheap, but it's a sign that summer is well and truly on the way. Wild garlic can be found in our woodlands and hedgerows. The subtle scent of garlic wafts through the area and the luscious green leaves are topped with… Continue reading Recipe: Wild garlic pesto