Turnover

#Fowc #Food # Turnover Salford 15th April 2019 A tale of an Apple Turnover This is a bit of a wonder Undeniable – the baker is a bit of a marvel Ripe apples transformed into a take home delight Nice eaten hot with custard Or cold with a bit of icecream Varieties exist – someContinue reading “Turnover”

Mis-shapes

18th August 2018 #chocolate They’re the bits of your favourite chocolate bars that didn’t quite make it past quality control chocolate covered clumped raisins meet up with lumps of honeycomb and those dolly mixtures, that shot past the bag but didn’t hit the factory floor producing a chocolate surprise – white or brown sold inContinue reading “Mis-shapes”

Bag o’ Pear Drops

#Poetry #Sweets #Confectionary 17th July 2018 I The container comes down from the confectioners shelf and each little drop of sweetness spills into the bowl II Red and Yellow fancies dusted with icing sugar and as you open the bag a blast of pear III Each Individually formed rocky for a short while but laterContinue reading “Bag o’ Pear Drops”

Fudge

ferried by box or by bag Usually on birthdays Delightful cubes of butter sugar and cream Get sent to the house Easily a delightful treat Fairs at Christmas time usually have stalls selling this delicious treat, and it’s not just cubes great shapes are made using cutters expect strawberry hearts, mint chocolate rounds and raspberryContinue reading “Fudge”

Little Ghost II

Ghost Good Gravy!  It’s cold – said the wolf to his chums Home’s where we should be, where its not so glum – So Over to the old haunted house they to go as their Shivering and eerie forms they glow Tonight they’ll meet up with their friend for some tea (and fly around theContinue reading “Little Ghost II”

Happy Winnie-the-pooh day!

Wednesday 18th January 2017 I’ll be posting another piece from my notebooks later, but I’ve just been informed – c/o my Facebook and Twitter feeds…that it’s Winnie-the-pooh day. and being an ardent Ursinian (that’s a fan of the Great Bear) – I thought i’d share this as it popped up on my public feed…. Pooh and oneContinue reading “Happy Winnie-the-pooh day!”