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How to make a Christmas Pomander

Straight from the Scandinavian Christmas tradition, pomanders are cute decorations that will diffuse a magical scent in your hose! It is also a great activity to make with kids! What you'll need One…


Spice up your Christmas!

Christmas Spices have in common a seductive fragrance and a unique taste that set us on Christmas mood! Here is a list of the most traditional ones, we all love in our mulled wine or in our Christmas…


How to use Poppy seeds

Add Poppy Seeds and give a nice twist to your recipes. Here are a few ways to make delicious use of your poppy seeds: Try cooking some fresh carrots with some butter and poppy seeds. The little bit…


Roast Dinner guide on temperatures & cooking times

We are back to the roast dinner season, we will definitely miss our BBQs but when it's cold outside nothing can beat a Sunday Roast. Our butchers at Farmer Jack's are happy to help you choose the…


How to store Cauliflower & Cauliflower pairings

How to store Cauliflower? Unwashed cauliflower will keep in the refrigerator for 10 days. Cooked cauliflower will keep for just 2 or 3 days. Cauliflower will keep in the freezer for up to 4 months…


Apple Prints Pumpkins

  Supplied needed Apples Paper Paint (orange and green) Black crayon or marker / googly eyes Knife Chopping board Method Cut an apple in half. Dip the apple stamp directly onto a plate of…


How to season your squash

Here are some herbs that pair great with the autumn vegetable. Sage and squash is like a match made in heaven. If you really want the flavour of sage to come through, get some butter going in a pan…


Get to know your Squashes!

Winter squashes are some of the most delicious and versatile ingredients of the season. Unlike summer squashes, these are harvested in autumn when they are hard and ripe, and most varieties can be…


Cucumber Face Mask

Keeping your skin hydrated helps improve elasticity and firmness. Lack of hydration  can make your skin look dry and flaky, and be more prone to fine lines and wrinkles. Maintain a healthy, glowing…


Courgette Flowers

Courgette plants have both male and female blooms, which have distinct, visible differences. Male Courgette Flowers: male flowers have a single, long stamen that is covered in pollen. Female…