It was a glorious day for a picnic amongst the hazelnut trees at the Nutpatch Orchard in Kettering on Sunday 20 March. Over 40 people attended, enjoying a talk about the orchard and growing hazelnuts and all went home with a bag of freshly picked hazlenuts.
Tuesday, March 15, 2011
1. Serving the tart, 2. Blackberry and Mullberry tart, 3. Beer Hydrant, 4. Beer bottles, 5. Beer bottling machine, 6. Cottage from the inside, 7. Cottage from the inside, 8. Cottage from the inside, 9. Katherine taking some photos of the hops, 10. Old cottage, 11. Lunch is ready, 12. The bar, 13. Brisket, 14. IMG_9107, 15. Mm... beer fed cow in my belly now!, 16. More bread, 17. Brewer's spent grain sour dough bread, 18. Zucchini, 19. Adore me :), 20. Cellar doors at Stephano Lubiana, 21. Leakage, 22. Stashes of Stephano Lubiana wines, 23. Brownies, 24. Cupcake goodness
Posted by Michelle at 3:11 PM
Monday, March 14, 2011
Some not-so-light reading ahead of the Bee Banquet...
To bee or not to bee
US expected to stop imports of Australian bees Wik-Bee Leaks: EPA Document Shows It Knowingly Allowed Pesticide That Kills Honey Bees
secure food save bees
Posted by Michelle at 2:30 PM