Change of Season

cropped-p1000527.jpgHello wonderful world!

It’s been a full & productive time on the farm of late. We are slowly moving out of our busy season and into the slower Summer season. Many of the Winter staples have gone, such as European Spinach, English Spinach, Dill, Dandelion, Flat Leaf Parsley, Ginger, Tumeric, Sweet Potato and Celery. Others are on their last legs, like Coriander, Bok Choy and Silverbeet. Broccoli and Cauliflowers will be over shortly too!! It’s sad to see our winter veges go, but we are equally excited to see all the new fruits and veges growing away madly! I cannot wait to taste new season Pumpkin or Zucchini’s for example! Oh my God and Watermelon!! Crikey…
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Tasty Summer Tart

Well its been a while between recipes, but cooking incredible seasonal food is one of our favourite parts of the cycle of growing your own food. This is a fantastic and very tasty tart which is perfect for a summer lunch or brunch.

This recipe is from one of our new guru’s in the kitchen – Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall from the BBC series River Cottage fame. His books are fantastic and his series is so inspiring if you are interested in having a closer connection with the food! Continue Reading