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Month: September 2009 (page 1 of 3)

Green With Tomatoes

Let’s face it, I am a bad tomato farmer.

I don’t know why that should be – I mean, tomatoes and potatoes are family. Be that as it may, the tomato branch of the clan comes in for the poor relation treatment in my garden. I never pinch out the tomatoey side shoots as they develop, even though I know I should. As a result, my tomato plants invariably end up an unruly mess, largely neglected and, because I grow them out of doors in an Irish summer, the harvest is, at best, decidedly green in colour.

Green Tomatoes

Spud's green tomatoes

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Spud Sunday: Soup in Season

My vegetable basket runneth over.

Seasonal Vegetable Basket from Bord Bia

...and that's just the stuff you can see

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Stirred, not Shaken

Well, what would you do if you were invited to a Finlandia vodka cocktail masterclass? Why, you’d go, wouldn’t you? Yep, thought as much. No need to ask twice.

Finlandia vodka, lots of

That's a lot of bottles to get through, best get started

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