Jams & Chutneys

Scallopini (or courgette) Chutney

I like to have a good selection of chutneys in our pantry as I consider they’re essential to any good sandwich. We always have some from Terry Lister who sells at our market every weekend. His wife’s Maharajah Chutney is a favourite. Recently however, with an abundance of vegetables in our garden, I decided to […]

Posted on: 5th Mar, 2014by frenchie Read more

Cherry Kirsch Jam

Cherry and Kirsch Jam

Last week I mentioned that I was going to make this jam from Hawkes Bay cherries that Matthew is selling in our market (only available till Christmas). After some nervousness during most of the second part of the cooking as it seemed the jam would never set, it turned out perfectly. It’s very very dark […]

Posted on: 13th Feb, 2014by frenchie Read more