Taste the Wild Blog

August 16, 2018

Blackberry, Bilberry, Orange and Apple Cake

This fruity cake is equally good served alongside a cup of tea, or as a dessert with creme fraiche and extra berries.

I made this cake for last weekend’s course in Staithes, – as promised here is the recipe. It’s great for baking ahead of time as it will store wrapped in foil for two days. I used about three quarters blackberries and one quarter bilberries, but you could vary this depending on what is around, – … Continued

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September 5, 2016

Crab apple Brandy

Not just for jelly! Deliciously tart Crab apples turn a very average bottle of brandy into a luxury tipple. Ingredients: 1 x 70cl bottle of brandy 500g crab apples Juice of half a lemon 50g sugar Method: Wash the crab apples, remove the stalks and cut them into halves. Put them into a large bottle or jar … Continued

Crab apple Brandy
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September 1, 2016

Cider making course

If you have ever fancied making cider at home but were never sure where to start, we have created an October day course which gives you a fun day of learning, 5 litres of apple juice in a fermenter, yeast and the skills to turn it in to cider! Our one day cider making course is … Continued

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