"Great Khrystyna, thanks for posting recipe. That's the exact one I used. I had an abundance of thyme also, so I threw in a few handfuls and the nettle and thyme flavour fused nicely. I think I also adlibbed and put in a small amount of lemon…"
"Hiya I'd love to have a jam party, thinking I might hold a ot luck party for everyone on the site during the summer at my house (if people don't mind coming out to the countryside that is!) where everyone just brings what they have to…"
Gather the tops of young nettles, wash well and to every 1lb of nettles, add 1 quart of water. Boil for 1 hour, stain and to each pint of juice add 1lb sugar, boil for 30 minutes. When cold, bottle. Can be used as a blood purifiers and…"
"Wow that sounds lovely Kitty I never heard of that one, I'm definately going to give that a go I love making things that are a bit different. I google it anyway I'm sure I'll find it! I'll post it up here when I do :)"
"Hi Khrystyna, I made nettle syrup last year. It was really good used as cordial or dolloped over yoghurt or porridge! I haven't got the recipe to hand at minute but can dig it out if you're interested. Should be easy enough find one on the…"
"Anyone have any bright ideas for a spring preserve? Preferably using wild foragable ingredients? Wold anyone be interested in setting up a preserve swap fair (trade only) or something next summer/autumn in Cork? Or we could just hook up and eat jam…"
"Hi I experimented recently with some rowan berries and tried to make a rowan berry syrup but it didn't work bah. Does anyone have a recipe for rowan berry chutney or anything else nice as I still have loads in the freezer and am itching to make…"