Somerset Pie

This is my twist on a traditional Somerset recipe. It serves 8 people and although the recipe may look daunting and is a little time consuming, it is actually quite easy and is truly delicious! It is not something to conjure up for a mid-week dinner but for a special occasion with friends or family, … Read more Somerset Pie

Apple Butter

Apple Butter is a spreadable apple preserve that is produced by very long slow cooking to reduce the liquid content.  This gives the Apple Butter a thick consistency, intensely concentrated apple flavours and a dark brown colour caused by caramelization of the fruit sugars. Despite its name, there is absolutely no dairy produce in Apple … Read more Apple Butter

Apple Day

Apple Day is on 21 October each year and celebrates all things related to apples and apple products.  Apple Day was started in 1990 by Sue King and Angela Clifford, co-founders of the conservation charity Common Ground. The first Apple Day was held at London’s Covent Garden market and marked the return of fruit to … Read more Apple Day