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Sat 17-Jul-10
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SandyC
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Just looked up a recipe for nectarines and it said to put them in to a COLD FREEZER. Does anybody out there have a warm freezer?

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Sat 17-Jul-10
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Freezing for Dummies? big_laugh

I'll try that again!

Sun 18-Jul-10
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Oh dear, just checked my freezer.

It is VERY COLD.

Does this mean it might be the wrong sort of cold for freezing stuff? big_laugh

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Sun 18-Jul-10
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SandyC said:

Just looked up a recipe for nectarines and it said to put them in to a COLD FREEZER. Does anybody out there have a warm freezer?


 It may have been your 'random thought' Sandy, but it gave me the idea to look up nectarine recipes - sad, but true - and came across this one.

Sounds like another, 'must try'.

Thanks for the thought!! welldone

 

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Sun 18-Jul-10
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sounds very "must try" wonder if it would be good with a biscuit base?

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Sun 18-Jul-10
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Even better - the reviews are mostly very good, too.

Do you have your own nectarines, too (you lucky thing!!!) ?

"How do you spell 'Love'?" (Piglet). 

"You don't spell it, you feel it" (Pooh).

 'A hug,' said Pooh 'is always the right size!' 

Sun 18-Jul-10
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yes and peaches and apricots,pomegranets. almonds figs, mulberries and quince.

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Sun 18-Jul-10
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I'm SO jealous! big_hug

"How do you spell 'Love'?" (Piglet). 

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brightspark said:

I'm SO jealous! big_hug


Me too, some people make you want to spit, don't they?  big_laugh

I'll try that again!

Sun 18-Jul-10
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There am I envying everyone elses blackcurrants and gooseberries...my favourites. I have grown rhubarb this year but cannot harvest until next season..all the villagers are waiting as I've told them how wonderful it is. You can bet they will hate it after all this

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Sun 18-Jul-10
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Funny thing, Sandy, we've had trouble, forever, trying to grow rhubarb. roll_eyes

I mentioned this to a neighbour earlier this year, and he said a friend had an allotment and the rhubarb was taking over - next thing I know a huge clump of rhubarb arrives, gift from said friend.  Hubby planted it and it's doing wonderfully well - but he too has told me that we can't have any this year - I so would like to cut some and taste it - and the last few green stalks are excellent in rhubarb sauce, (which I adore) so maybe next year I'll be cooking some rhubarb (fingers crossed)

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Sun 18-Jul-10
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I have masses of it doing very well, far too much for 2 of us but if it goes down well with the villagers( it is not known here) I can add that to my bartering project along with swedes and parsnips.

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Wed 21-Jul-10
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wave So this is what Mutley is up to when we don't hear from him.  big_laugh

 

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wave Just realised if you click on the photo you see  other photos too on Photobucket, one or two not so good.  

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Ha! Mutley's new sideline business chef

What's that lovely little village shot, Danuta? is that where you live?

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