Cucumber Sandwich Pickle

CUCUMBER SANDWICH PICKLE A great way to finish up any tough cucumbers and gherkins from the garden, also works well with courgettes or a mixture, just slice very finely. Take about six cucumbers about 6" in length and a kilo of onions, slice very finely (use a mandolin or mouli) and layer with about [...]

By |2017-02-19T20:50:22+00:00July 25th, 2016|pickles, savoury|0 Comments

SPICED ARONIA BERRY CHUTNEY

SPICED ARONIA BERRY CHUTNEY 2kgs Aronia Berries (washed) 2kgs Cooking Apples (peeled and chopped) 200gms Raisins 2tsps Ground Ginger 1tsp Ground Cinnamon 1tsps Ground Cloves 1/2 Cinnamon stick Zest and juice of one Orange Sea Salt 2kgs Sugar 1700ml White Vinegar Boil all ingredients for approximately 40 minutes till the fruit is soft and [...]

By |2017-02-19T20:50:23+00:00July 2nd, 2016|pickles, savoury|2 Comments

NAN’S PEAR CHUTNEY

NAN'S PEAR CHUTNEY My Nans Pear Chutney 3lbs Pears cored peeled and sliced (firm is fine, but not soft) 1lb onions peeled and chopped 1lb green tomatoes thinly sliced 1/2 lb stoned raisins (chopped) 1/2lb celery chopped - 1 1/2 lbs Demarara Sugar 1/4tsp cayenne pepper 1/4tsp ground Ginger 1/2oz salt 5 peppercorns in [...]

By |2017-02-19T20:50:23+00:00July 2nd, 2016|pickles, savoury|0 Comments