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by Biscombe
Sun Dec 02, 2012 9:00 pm
Forum: How do I??
Topic: process aloe vera..
Replies: 6
Views: 1168

Re: process aloe vera..

Keep them in semi shade too if you live in hot climes, they don't like full on hot sun
by Biscombe
Tue Nov 13, 2012 5:43 pm
Forum: Fruit and Nuts
Topic: persimmons ...anyone else got lots?
Replies: 8
Views: 2449

Re: persimmons ...anyone else got lots?

Ours are just at the end but we've had a fantastic harvest from 2 trees. Here we go, lots of ideas on here......
http://allrecipes.com/search/default.as ... ome%20Page
by Biscombe
Mon Nov 12, 2012 6:27 pm
Forum: Looks like we made it
Topic: Homemade and handmade Christmas gifts
Replies: 0
Views: 1932

Homemade and handmade Christmas gifts

If you are interested in selling your homemade Christmas creations, please post your items on here
https://www.facebook.com/groups/491401107567549/
I would rather buy Christmas presents for loved ones made by artisans
Postage must be cheap, no bulky heavy items please
by Biscombe
Mon Sep 10, 2012 2:28 pm
Forum: What's in the pot? Recipes and anything about Cooking
Topic: Uses for chutney?
Replies: 7
Views: 1759

Re: Uses for chutney?

It can add flavor to stews
by Biscombe
Tue Jul 17, 2012 9:32 pm
Forum: What's in the pot? Recipes and anything about Cooking
Topic: Goja Berry and Blueberry Juice
Replies: 2
Views: 597

Re: Goja Berry and Blueberry Juice

Durgan, have you tried growing Goji berries? we have 2 plants growing in pots which are providing toppings for our morning muselli. They grow much better in the ground, so we're going to plant more plants in a fruit cage next year to give us a years supply of berries.
by Biscombe
Thu Jul 12, 2012 9:22 am
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: Chickpeas
Replies: 3
Views: 1066

Re: Chickpeas

We're growing them here in Spain, doing quite well, no pests, taste wonderful raw in salads, but you would have to grow a lot for an annual supply
by Biscombe
Wed Jul 04, 2012 4:53 pm
Forum: What's in the pot? Recipes and anything about Cooking
Topic: Cooking Rice
Replies: 18
Views: 1695

Re: Cooking Rice

http://www.durgan.org/URL/?QGYNO 3 July 2012 Cooking Rice For serving it is heated in the microwave. Annotated photographs depict the process. Riff-Raff Element, that's the way I cook rice, never fails Durgan, with your healthy outlook on life I'm really surprised you use a microwave........ http:/...
by Biscombe
Mon Jun 25, 2012 8:56 am
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Growing grafted plants
Replies: 2
Views: 377

Re: Growing grafted plants

Thanks, my thinking, just nervous about cutting it back being a newbie at growing grafted plants
by Biscombe
Mon Jun 25, 2012 8:15 am
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Growing grafted plants
Replies: 2
Views: 377

Growing grafted plants

I grow most of my veg from seed but couldn't resist buying some melons which were grafted onto a winter squash plant. The squash is growing like the clappers and we're getting a good crop of melons. I'm tempted to hack back the parent squash plant, it is fruiting but my guess is the fruit won't be w...
by Biscombe
Sat Jun 23, 2012 8:16 am
Forum: What's Going On?
Topic: Little things that really annoy you!
Replies: 238
Views: 42104

Re: Little things that really annoy you!

oldjerry wrote:Noel Edmonds.
:icon_smile: deffo! I want to see Vic and Bob take over Deal Or No Deal!
by Biscombe
Sat Jun 16, 2012 12:10 pm
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: We have Beets!
Replies: 8
Views: 1337

Re: We have Beets!

Oooh yes, post your dressing recipe please
by Biscombe
Sat Jun 16, 2012 6:51 am
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: We have Beets!
Replies: 8
Views: 1337

Re: We have Beets!

Mmmmm, lovely. This recipe will cover a few lunches..................... Pop a round of goats cheese under the grill, dry fry some walnuts, slice your beetroots as thinly as you can, looks great with different varieties, plate up with whatever other salad you like, drizzle with thick balsamic :icon_...