Tag Archives: Somerset

Frozen wonderland, aka last days in Somerset

Winter is here and life in Somerset is icy. A few nights have dipped below zero (Celsius). While we have piled up all the knitted blankets, shawls, sleeping bags and doonas from storage and are cosy under them at nights, … Continue reading

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Adrawingaday number nine: DuckWeek and nature

DuckWeek, themed week of drawings. Different ducks and manufactured ducks, different drawing styles. Continue reading

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Elderberry Wine home brewing

Making elderberry wine, foraging for elderberries from around Somerset Continue reading

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Making homemade apple cider vinegar

How to make Apple Cider Vinegar (ACV) at home. Simple, easy to follow recipe. Continue reading

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Blackberry Wine and Apple Cider Vinegar making

What I have been brewing up of late – crab apple cider vinegar, and dry blackberry wine. Continue reading

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Making and bottling elderflower cordial

Elderflower cordial – (simple but messy) Elder is a tree that I have only learned to recognise recently, and it was fuelled by my determination to make and bottle some of the (drinkable) British Classics. First on this list was elderflower cordial. Elderflower … Continue reading

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