A quick and easy lunch

The current situation definitely has the effect of focusing minds and thoughts on what is close to hand when it comes to cooking. We have been blessed with such warm dry weather, which has brought on the plants in the kitchen garden almost instantaneously. In the herb bed, chives are a really hardy, versatile addition,... Continue Reading →

New livestock arrivals

This week we welcomed a flock of 40 hens to Lochaber farm. This had been part of our plan for a couple of months now, but since the lockdown, the popularity of hen keeping seems to have increased so much that we had been finding difficult to get our hands on any point of lay... Continue Reading →

New breads

We have recently introduced two new types of bread to our offering. The first is a fig and fennel sourdough, which goes really well with strong cheese :               The second is our long ferment farmhouse white loaf, which takes longer than our sourdough to ferment, but which contains... Continue Reading →

Vitamin C boosting mocktail

Is anyone else desperate for an end to this wet and windy weather? I'm in need something uplifting and a citrus drink seems like just the thing. Blood oranges are in season until May, hunt around for them, they are packed full of vitamin C and folic acid, which will provide a needed boost, and... Continue Reading →

Sourdough classes make the headlines

Many thanks to the Courier for paying us a recent visit and taking part in a sourdough baking class. The article appeared in the 28th December issue of the courier. Also in this issue of the Courier, our monthly blog entry talked about preserved lemons. See the recipes section of the website for full entry.

N e w | C l a s s | S c h e d u l e

We are excited to announce our new class schedule between now and May 2020. The new schedule also includes some Easter themed baking classes, and for the first time, we will be taking part in foraging fortnight during May, details for which are to follow. We can put together Christmas or birthday gift vouchers for... Continue Reading →

S O L A R | P O W E R

Being an off grid farm has been one of the biggest challenges we have had to work with so far. However, over the last few weeks I have come to realise that it has been an advantage. Had we had a grid connection, we would probably have shelved any ideas of renewable energy for sometime... Continue Reading →

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