The Romanesco Revelation

We all know that Ade is pretty good at growing veg. He’s tried growing most things that are suited to our temperate climate (and on occasion, things that really aren’t!) and has never had any consistent failures… aside from romanesco.

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Salad Days

I think there’s that moment for a gardener, when you decide to take the plunge and plant out your first crops, when you’re hit by a wave of butterflies in your stomach. No matter how many years I’ve been growing my own, I still get that feeling. It’s a mixture of excitement, and worry that a late frost will ruin your months of hard work. Continue reading “Salad Days”

Cauliflower and Chickpea Curry

We’ve been harvesting some beautiful cauliflowers from the allotment over the past few weeks, although I was initially a little stumped with what to do with them. Continue reading “Cauliflower and Chickpea Curry”