Archives for January 2011

Wonderful Winter Beer Recipes

Jennifer Lynch at got in touch to tell us about their blog on home brewing with 50 recipes for winter beers. If you fancy a go yourself, here’s the link:

Hampshire Potato Day – 28 & 29 Jan

Yes, we know, that’s two days not one. 10am – 3pm at Testbourne Community Centre, Micheldever Road, Whitchurch, Hampshire. Start planning your potato planting at the Hampshire Potato Day. Expect talks, planting and growing advice, over 140 varieties of potato, including organic, a potato seed swap, competitions and much more. More info at

Farmhouse Breakfast Week

24 – 30 Jan. Events across the country. Learn about best regional breakfast produce. Breakfast is important, even more important is where your breakfast comes from.  More info at

Food Allergy & Food Intolerance Week

Monday 24th – Friday 28th January 2011. Raising awareness of food allergies and intolerances from the mild to the extreme – nut allergies, gluten intolerance and lactose intolerance as well as less publicised variations. More info at

How to Cook, Delia Smith

Compared to most celebrity chefs and cooks we see on TV, Delia Smith comes across like a domestic science teacher. But ask anyone who’s tried her recipes and they all say the same thing, Delia’s recipes are easy to follow and they always work. And while she may not cut the mustard with the pukka […]