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Slow cookers

Posted: 17/10/2014 at 21:47

Whole chickens , we cook it in a "chicken brick" , a clay pot we bought years ago which you soak in water before cooking , it takes hours and the chicken just falls to pieces and nice and moist but can't leave it for ever 

Slow cookers

Posted: 17/10/2014 at 19:28

Hello again , personally I don't put Cauliflower or Brocoli in but everything else , plus herbs , garlic , chillies , mushrooms anything I fancy 

beef and pork seem to do the best 

another favourite is a gammon joint with chopped apple and cider 

good job I have just had my dinner other wise I would be feeling hungry

just remembered my good lady did lamb shanks last Sunday in the slow cooker they where fabulous

Chilli and garlic questions

Posted: 17/10/2014 at 18:18

hello , chillies I have just picked mine ,it is getting cold in the g/h . What I do is tie a bit of string between 2 window handles in the conservatory , then tie the chillies on with cotton , and the green ones always turn red 

Garlic i only ever plant straight into the ground and so far I have not had any problems , personally can't see the point of putting them in modules ? No doubt somebody will time me why

Slow cookers

Posted: 17/10/2014 at 17:31

Slow cookers are great , used to have one with a pottery lid and nothing evaporated , now got one with a glass lid and we get a bit of evaporation , so can't leave it all day 

just pile in the veg and meat and leave it , ha ho several hours later great meal

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 17/10/2014 at 11:38

Hello , fine sunny day in Lincolnshire , my wife had gone up the allotment to plant some daffy , more garlic and onions. 

Unfortunately I have a meeting in Lincoln today , so hopefully I can get up there on Sunday , weather permitting of course 

had a nice afternoon in the garden yesterday lots of tidying up , including harvesting the chillies from the g/h , more than I thought

2014

Posted: 17/10/2014 at 11:31

Hello from a fine sunny day in Lincolnshire , my wife has gone to the Alllotment to put daffs , garlic and onions in  

I have got a meeting to go to , however did have yesterday afternoon tidying up the garden  still lots to do so don't feel to bad about it 

Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 16/10/2014 at 17:21

Hello , some nice pictures 

Christmas stuff in shop

Posted: 16/10/2014 at 08:33

Top bird , Apple crumble and scones sounds good to me 

my wife is going to an early Christmas Do today , she is borrowing my new Christmas Jumper ( has a reinder on the front ) as it is national curry week is taking some curred chicken pieces , very tasty 

Charlie November did the leopard eat the mince pies

how is the mince pie tasting going ?

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 15/10/2014 at 15:28

If we have surpluses then we offer stuff to other allotmenteers

on Friday we where given 2 lovely Cauliflower 

Christmas stuff in shop

Posted: 15/10/2014 at 08:48

Back to Christmas , anybody tested any more mince pies to find the best ?

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