Archive for the ‘food’ Category

Tomatoes

Thursday, May 13th, 2010

It is a sad day here at Twicipe. The last two nights were the coldest May nights for 15 years. Our tomato plants did not survive the ground frost.
:-(

Luckily it was only the tomatoes that met a sticky end. The potatoes and strawberries are coming on nicely, and our first crop – Yugoslavian Lettuce – will be ready for harvest in a week. Expect plenty of home grown Twicipes.

Cocktails on Twitter

Monday, May 3rd, 2010

Cocktails are popular Twicipes; they’re shortness, simplicity and few ingredients lend themselves to 140 character recipes. Sharing any recipe is a social activity but cocktails are particularly social as they are often consumed with friends in a relaxed environment.

In contrast my favourite cocktail is a Caparina, enjoyed alone in a sunny garden after a hard days work. My favourite Twitter mixologist is @HackaPhreaka.

St George’s Day

Sunday, April 25th, 2010

Out to local St George’s Day food evening at the fantastic Halsey’s Deli. Traditional English food made with local ingredients. Halsey’s are a great local business supporting people growing food on small scales which we believe is something to be encouraged. The food with simple, not-fussy and delicous.