Tag Archive: rhubarb

Summer Fruits Jam

It’s that time of year where gardens, allotments and fruit farms are heaving with all manner of gorgeous summer fruits. With this in mind I have developed Summer Fruits Jam for the Good Food Channel website. Everyone in my family loved this jam as the combination of strawberries, cherries, blueberries and rhubarb complimented each other …

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Rhubarb, Lemon and Vanilla Jam

Preserve, jam jars

I am really getting into jam making this year and have discovered that you don’t need preserving sugar as long as you use lemon juice for fruits not high in pectin. The addition of the lemon rind to the pan is also helpful and adds a bit more lemon flavour. I also learned since my …

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Rhubarb & Ginger Cake

Sometimes you have an idea for a cake and you know where you want to end up and you think you know how you’re going to get there. This cake turned out wonderfully but was the result of misreading a couple of my old recipes by using double the amount of sugar and over chopping …

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Rhubarb Compote with Vanilla Greek Yogurt & Meringue

It’s rhubarb season and after making the recipes that I posted last year and a failed attempt to make a crumble with cinnamon which got rather drowned in the stuff I decided it was time to strip everything right back. Hubby and I love rhubarb and I think sometimes the subtleties of it can get …

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Rhubarb and Strawberry Grunt

Rhubarb and Strawberry Grunt

Britain is awash with strawberries and rhubarb and there’s no better past time than picking your own strawberries at this time of year. Well in theory at least, if we could find a dry day when we weren’t either being buffeted by wind or being flooded! I thought that these two fruits would be ideal …

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Rhubarb Pudding

Rhubarb Pudding

I was looking for a recipe to use up the rhubarb I had and stumbled upon this recipe from my very old (1981) and falling apart St Michael 1,000 Recipe Cook Book.  With the weather showing no sign of cheering up I have been cooking a lot of comfort food recently.  This pudding was yummy …

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