Currying some flavour 

Hey wow,  turns out posts about recipes are more popular than posts about bee keeping, who’d have guessed?  In the spirit of shameless populism,  here’s a recipe. Normally we do anything to avoid buying imported veg but if it’s  in the Dead and Dying section it’s fair game which is why Friday nights meal was … Continue reading Currying some flavour 

Bowling 

Hello again!  And I think I can still just about get away with ‘Happy New Year”. I’ve been at it again – stinking out the house with the aroma of burning wax and hot metal. Whilst abluting on New Years day I looked at my Gentleman’s grooming accessories and decided leaving a razor sharp,  um, … Continue reading Bowling 

Sham pain anyone? 

I’ve been a bit slack on posting ( again ) but things are going well – I’ve split my apple juice into two batches – one for straight cider, one for cyser. The first ferment was done after about ten days – taking the S.G. from 1.045 to 1.002. I added a teaspoon of tannin … Continue reading Sham pain anyone?