With all my marmalade making, I have a surplus; in particular, I have a batch which didn’t set well. No worries – no waste. (more…)
With half the oranges left over from this little venture into flavouring gin, I made some orange jelly marmalade. Not impressed – sorry, I like bits to chew on!
Still a kilo and a half of oranges to go – I’d heard of carrot marmalade, but never thought to give it a go. Google gave me The World Carrot Museum; good on carrots and I like the idea of the spices … but that is not how to make marmalade. (more…)
“Chore” of the month? Trips to Leeds Market to find Seville Oranges, irregularly on sale. The short season runs from very late post-Christmas December through to late January. An immutable marker of the year’s turn and rhythm. (more…)