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Posted: 07/08/2012 at 21:37
Insomnia1973 wrote (see)

David, are you ok??


Just testing the two new icons on the far left of the message box taskbar.....or of course, they could have been there all the time and I hadn't noticed them.

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Posted: 07/08/2012 at 19:27

Yes, I puree mine, Flo.....me thinks it would work better.

 9oz in my cake. 

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Posted: 07/08/2012 at 19:20

I like Brownhills!

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Posted: 07/08/2012 at 19:16
FloBear wrote (see)

Thank you. I think they were a touch too beetrooty,though, I'd use a little less next time.

Did you blend it before addng to the mixture?

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Posted: 07/08/2012 at 19:14

Ignore me, this is just a test.

The quick brown fox jumped over the lazy dog.

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Posted: 07/08/2012 at 19:09

Well done, FloBear. It's the addition of beetroot that gives the aforementioned cake its moisture characteristic.

 

 

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Posted: 07/08/2012 at 17:34

Thanks for the suggestion, Becks.

To clarify:  When I say 63% +, this means the actual percentage of the cacao bean in chocolate......63% being quite rich.

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Posted: 07/08/2012 at 10:43

The great part of this cake is that it has small pieces of  plain dark chocolate (at least 60%) added and these stay whole in the cooking.

 

sweetpeas

Posted: 06/08/2012 at 18:06

Perhaps a visit to this thread would be helpful: http://www.gardenersworld.com/forum/the-potting-shed/sweet-pea-queries/4044-2.html

Tomato blight

Posted: 06/08/2012 at 09:26

This is such a shame to hear and must be very disheartening for you.

First of all I would suggest that if the present trend of wet summers continues, growing tomatoes outdoors will be a thing of the past.....the spores of blight flourish in warm damp conditions. Growing in a greenhouse does give some degree of protection as the foliage remains dry for the most part.

The only advice I could offer is to grow blight resistant varieties in future (Ferline by T&M is a reliable one) and keep your greenhouse well ventilated.

Btw, Your greenhouse will need a scrub-up with Jeyes Fluid before you plant with tomatoes again and *fumigate using a sulphur candle just before planting.

*Make sure the greenhouse is totally empty before fumigating.

 

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