Winter citrus, are only available for a limited time, fresh seasonal fruits such as grapefruit and Seville oranges make for marvellous marmalades.We often make Pear and Ginger paste from the last of the pears and Fig and Fennel pastes from the dry fennel heads.
The abundance of autumn can feel over whelming when faced with buckets of pears and baskets of figs but this is the time for making pastes! Fig and Fennel, Quince, Pear and Ginger, all perfect on a cheese platter.
We've harvested the last of the orchard fruits and now its time to "put up" the berry canes, prune out the old ones and tie up the new. Most of our varieties are old and hellishly thorny, welding gloves required! Building new
Taste testing available