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Botanical Drink Recipes

Try our range of refreshing botanical drinks recipes using home grown ingredients! Strawberry & Basil Infused Lemonade Ingredients (makes one drink): 30ml lemon juice 85ml club soda 30ml strawberry puree 60ml vodka (optional) A few fresh basil leaves for garnish Strawberry chunks for garnish Ice Method: Mix together vodka (optional), strawberry puree, ice and lemon […]

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Home Grown BBQ Food Recipes

Try our range of delicious BBQ food recipes using home grown ingredients! Grilled Peppers with Garlic & Herb Oil Ingredients (serves 8): 120ml olive oil Large bunch of fresh parsley 1 tbsp fresh rosemary leaves 1 large garlic clove, peeled 6 large bell peppers, cut lengthways into quarters 1 tbsp balsamic vinegar to serve Method: […]

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Growing Peppers from Seed to Harvest

If you’re looking for an easy to follow and informative guide to tell you all that you need to know to grow sweet peppers – like bell peppers – at home from seed to harvest, then look no further. Sweet peppers are super popular across the UK for their versatility, nutrients, and flavour. Another name […]

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Growing Garlic in Pots & Containers at Home

Growing garlic at home in pots or containers is a great way to grow a nice crop of fresh garlic when space is at a bit of a premium, or even when it isn’t. Pot grown garlic will do very well and still produce a good crop of fresh garlic without all the extra work […]

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Growing Garlic from Clove to Harvest

The humble garlic has grown significantly in popularity over the last few decades to become a fundamental staple ingredient in kitchens up and down the UK. Prior to this, it was seen as something foreign or exotic to our plates, and palates, but now it is so popular there’s even a National Garlic Day – […]

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