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Squash Mash Recipe

Squash Mash Recipe

Our squash mash recipe makes a sweet but lower calorie alternative to potato mash. The main difference with squash mash is that there is no need to add milk or cream, as the flesh of squash is naturally moist. Squash mash cooks faster than potato mash, and when the cooked squash is soft to the […]

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Winter Squash And Celeriac Soup

Winter Squash And Celeriac Soup Recipe

Our winter squash and celeriac soup is ideal for cold winter nights. It is nutritious, warming, and sweet tasting. Winter squash adds sweetness and thickness to the soup, whilst celeriac adds its distinctive celery like flavour. Winter squash grows like butternut squash, and comes in a wide range of shapes and sizes. We find it […]

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Bitter pumpkin

I am safely parked upstairs in my bedroom following a disastrous family meal that I cooked, where the star performer pumpkin turned in a ruinous performance.  It had all looked so good coming out of the oven! Slices of butternut squash and pumpkin covered in tarragon,  sage, thyme and rosemary from the herb garden at […]

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Cloches from space

Well not really, but I think they look like it. Underneath are freshly planted butternut squash seeds. I’ve not been that successful with my butternut squash, last year I think we got about four small squashes in total. And I know it’s possible to do better as my allotment neighbour one year had so many […]

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