The Magic of Mushrooms

We’ve had meagre pickings of wild mushrooms in recent years around here – thanks to last summer’s intense heat there was very little activity on the funghi front and I was afraid that this year would be a repeat performance. But recent tropical rains following on the heels of canicular heat have done the trick… Continue reading The Magic of Mushrooms

Elderflowers’ brief but beautiful moment

Elderflowers have their brief moment of glory every year, and it’s now, with recipes for elderflower cordial and panna cotta