Chestnut

#CYW #Chestnut 6th November 2019 Coming from two trees that hold its name Horse and Sweet varieties exist Each Autumn kids can be found playing games with conkers Sweet fare created from the conkers sibling Tartlets and pies and they’re even used at the Christmas table Note however – you can’t eat the conker Unless …

Bitter

Salford 8th May 2017 An acrostic by Brian f Kirkham in response to the prompt Bitter   Biting into an unsweetened cocoa bean Is an experience left best to the professional Tasting it – is hard to describe The flavour is there – but there’s no sweetness to it Even the growers prefer it roasted …