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 UnlessContinue reading “Chestnut”

Brambles

Born on a spikey berry bush Purple / pink fruit bursting with flavour bursting with juice – pressed to the touch cooked down in a pan – to a tasty mush turned into jelly – a taste to savour spread over bread – or sometimes toast kids enjoy the tastes so much Breakfast time theyContinue reading “Brambles”

Digestive

Definitely something to go with cheese In a salad, with tomato and cucumber Goes great in a picnic or lunch box Even nicer when covered in dark chocolate Some say, it’s the daddy of all biscuits To others, the rich tea aficionados Its a worthy opponent Versatile whether with a hot drink, or on aContinue reading “Digestive”

Noodles

Salford, 23rd February 2019 They could be mistaken for spaghetti but these wiggly worms are made of sterner stuff egg yellow gives you a clue of their content clumped together in a group they drop into steaming water – with a drop of oil they swim around till they soften till they’re joined by theContinue reading “Noodles”