Farmhouse Diaries

  • Sticky Clementine Cake

    This deliciously moist cake is great to brighten up a grey day with a cuppa. View Post
  • Mushroom, Wild Rice and Ale Pie

    I love a good pie - pure comfort food for me! Not much can beat one; the crusty buttery pastry, the rich filling and not to mention the amazing smells of it cooking in the kitchen. Ingredients For the pastry 400g plain flour200g butter, cubed3-4 tbsp creme fraicheMilk to glaze For the filling 200... View Post
  • February - the garden awakens

    What a lovely site to see snow drops, crocus and hellebores bursting forth! The pretty nodding hellebore flowers can be admired indoors, try floating the heads in a shallow dish to expose their beautiful petals. With all the weather conditions we have had recently it is such a comfort to see sig... View Post
  • Seville Orange Marmalade

    There's nothing better than freshly baked bread and homemade marmalade to brighten up your day. With Seville oranges in high season during January, it's the perfect time to get preserving.  View Post
  • January, an exciting time for fresh starts in the garden! 

    January may seem a little dull and grey in the garden, but in reality it is an exciting time for fresh starts, looking ahead, and planning a beautiful garden for the twelve months ahead. View Post
  • The perfect chutney for your cheeseboard

    This delicious Spiced Apple Chutney is the perfect accompaniment for your festive cheeseboard. View Post
  • Festive Drinks & Nibbles

    We might not be enjoying the usual social gathering this Christmas but that doesn't mean you can't indulge in some festive drinks and nibbles. View Post
  • December in the garden

    December is wrap up for Winter time! View Post