Blackcurrant Cake

I’m harvesting punnet after punnet of blackcurrants at the moment even though just one bush out of three is fruiting. The other two are resting up this year, due to near-death-by-red-ant-nest and sulking from being moved. The thought of all three bushes producing together is actually a bit scary. With plenty of jam squirreled away…

Apple Cake

The garden produced an amazing crop of apples and other fruit this year, having plenty of fruit to bake with I’ve made crumbles and tarts (spiced apple, apple and pear also apple and blackberry using foraged berries from the allotment which was delicious), but I go weak at the knees for cake. This recipe produces…