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NEW YEARS EVE – It’s Party time

NEW YEARS EVE – It’s Party time

If you like celebrating the last day of the year then we’ve put together the ultimate in cocktails and nibbles. Hogmanay is the Scottish word for the last day of the year and is synonymous with the celebration of the New Year in the Scottish manner. The origins of the word Hogmanay remain rather hazy. There are […]

The Kitchen Garden – Salad Burnet

The Kitchen Garden – Salad Burnet

Hugely welcome return to The Kitchen Garden this morning, we are as ever learning about something new and today Hannah from London Herb Garden  is giving us her wisdom on the relatively unknown herb Salad Burnet. If you want any more information about growing herbs or how to cook with […]

The Kitchen Garden – How To Grow Angelica

The Kitchen Garden – How To Grow Angelica

We are kicking of August 2013 in The Kitchen Garden today and looking at how to angelica. Hannah from London Herb Garden gives us her expert advice. Angelica was one of the first herbs I ever bought, when faced with a dizzying array of herbs at a local nursery near my grandparents […]

The Kitchen Garden – How To Grow Mustard

The Kitchen Garden – How To Grow Mustard

We’re back in the Kitchen Garden with London Herb Garden today and we’re looking at one of my favourites, Mustard. As I have been starting to plan what I will be growing in my autumn and winter gardens (yes really!), I have looked increasingly at brassicas. This group contains cabbages, […]

The Kitchen Garden – How To Grow Comfrey

The Kitchen Garden – How To Grow Comfrey

In The Kitchen Garden today we have something a little different, but it’s just as important as the other herbs we have talked about over the past months. Comfrey. Protector of other herbs and a slug-buster, in the most humane way which will not only please my friend Isabel Losada, […]

The Kitchen Garden – Coriander

The Kitchen Garden – Coriander

We are in The Kitchen Garden today and looking at how to grow Coriander . Hannah from London Herb Garden gives us her expert advice. Coriander is one of those flavours that you either love or hate. Some can’t stand its ‘soapy’ taste, but personally I am a lover. It is an incredibly […]