Tag Archives: Penshurst

What to put in your festive basket this December at the farmers’ market…

Quite a year 2016 has turned out to be! Whatever it has meant for you, what with Brexit and the extraordinary pantomime that has been the US election, it’s now time to celebrate that we have made it through one … Continue reading

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Joyful June at your farmer’s market

The end of the asparagus and new season’s strawberries from Michael Bourne of New Park Farm and the Groombridge farm shop, superb lemon sole and tiny little courgettes – I made it to sunny Penshurst market on Saturday and came … Continue reading

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Better late than never! What to buy this June down at the market….

Builders starting on my cottage at last (after a three year planning saga!) and an early June trip to gorgeous Mallorca, and this blog has been neglected again. But with June underway, I thought it was still worth posting my … Continue reading

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July already! Better get to that farmers’ market…

The year is rushing past and already we are into the downward slide towards Christmas. Sorry to mention the ‘festive’ word here but even though it may be business as usual, as England do their expected bit in the World … Continue reading

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August at the farmer’s market – what to look out for

Lazy summer days and, hopefully, some holiday sunshine bring out the best of British at the Farmers’ Market this month. Many are situated in some of the loveliest parts of the county so plan to make your trip a day … Continue reading

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Squidly diddly…..

Some cooking smells are like snatches of old songs – they take you right back to a certain time and place. And that may be a good or bad thing, depending on the aroma. Stewed cabbage and I’m in the … Continue reading

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Dont miss this July down at the Farmers’ Market

Penshurst in the sunshine It’s market day at Penshurst on Saturday, and the sun is forecast to shine. I’m not cooking there this month so hurray – a chance to do my own shopping and plan a feast for the … Continue reading

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