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Sourdough Starter Recipes

Remember last month when Edel shared her sourdough starter and showed us how to maintain it?  You may recall that the starter requires regular ‘feeding’ so you could end up with excess, especially if you’re taking a break from baking.

Sourdough Starter Recipes

Remember last month when Edel shared her sourdough starter and showed us how to maintain it?  You may recall that the starter requires regular ‘feeding’ so you could end up with excess, especially if you’re taking a break from baking.

September 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

We had a lovely morning with lots to swap.  Edel has kindly shared her tips on sourdough starter, including an excellent recipe on how to use the excess if you need to take a break from baking.  Many got to

September 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

We had a lovely morning with lots to swap.  Edel has kindly shared her tips on sourdough starter, including an excellent recipe on how to use the excess if you need to take a break from baking.  Many got to

August 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

Lovely morning where we shared how easy it is to make milk kefir and how to use it in our everyday food.  Still lots of citrus in season.  Load up with vitamin C to keep away the cold and flu!

August 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

Lovely morning where we shared how easy it is to make milk kefir and how to use it in our everyday food.  Still lots of citrus in season.  Load up with vitamin C to keep away the cold and flu!

July 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

It was our 7th anniversary and the weather was beautiful!  We had great food and a nice variety for swapping.

July 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

It was our 7th anniversary and the weather was beautiful!  We had great food and a nice variety for swapping.

June 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

A lovely mix of autumn and winter harvests.  Even the cockatoos had to have a look 🙂

June 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

A lovely mix of autumn and winter harvests.  Even the cockatoos had to have a look 🙂

May 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

Look at all those quinces!  If you’re making quince paste, remember to keep the liquid that you strain off after boiling the quinces.  You can make quince jelly by just adding sugar and lemon juice, and cooking till it sets.

May 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

Look at all those quinces!  If you’re making quince paste, remember to keep the liquid that you strain off after boiling the quinces.  You can make quince jelly by just adding sugar and lemon juice, and cooking till it sets.

Guest Speakers Wanted

You don’t have to have anything from your garden to swap to attend and join our events.  Why not share your knowledge? Have you got practical tips for growing food in the garden?  Interesting recipes that minimise waste but are

Guest Speakers Wanted

You don’t have to have anything from your garden to swap to attend and join our events.  Why not share your knowledge? Have you got practical tips for growing food in the garden?  Interesting recipes that minimise waste but are

April 2019 Swap @ Mooroolbark

It was the 3rd anniversary and we have spotted at least one unicorn!  It did its magic on the photos so we can’t see it clearly 🙂

April 2019 Swap @ Mooroolbark

It was the 3rd anniversary and we have spotted at least one unicorn!  It did its magic on the photos so we can’t see it clearly 🙂

April 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

It was a cold morning but thankfully not wet.  I did a short demo on DIY fruit fly traps; details will be posted separately.

April 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

It was a cold morning but thankfully not wet.  I did a short demo on DIY fruit fly traps; details will be posted separately.