Read more about the article The Beechgrove Garden episode 20 2017
Beechgrove Garden episode 20 2017

The Beechgrove Garden episode 20 2017

In The Beechgrove Garden episode 20 2017: they say that the proof of the pudding is in the eating. Well, this week in the Beechgrove Garden, Jim and Carole munch their way through the veg plot as they taste-test turnips, a new broad bean and someblight-resistant potatoes.     Chris takes a look at the new rose garden and has a new take on some age-old remedies for common rose problems. George visits the grand Drummond Castle Gardens near Crieff…

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Read more about the article James Martin – Food to Share ep.12
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James Martin – Food to Share ep.12

Whether it's a dinner for two or lunch for a crowd, James makes no-fuss food that is uncomplicated and easy to create and serve.He is joined by special guest Nicola Adams.      James Martin - Food to Share dishes:   Shellfish stew This quick, healthy take on bouillabaisse is easy to adapt with your favourite mixture of fish. Churros with peaches and custard This delicious dessert combines caramelised peaches, comforting vanilla custard and naughty but nice churros. Method…

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Read more about the article Rick Stein’s Road To Mexico ep.7
Rick Stein’s Road To Mexico ep.7

Rick Stein’s Road To Mexico ep.7

Rick Stein's journey begins to draw to a close as he heads east from Oaxaca to the Yucatan Peninsula - a place once frequented by real pirates of the Caribbean, including our own Sir Francis Drake. Here, where the Europeans first landed over five hundred years ago, the local folk have lighter skins and bluey-green eyes.     They feast on the hottest chilli of them all, the habanero, and give slow food a new meaning as they bury and…

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Read more about the article The Beechgrove Garden episode 19 2017
Beechgrove Garden episode 19 2017

The Beechgrove Garden episode 19 2017

The whole team travel deep into Lewis Grassic Gibbon's Sunset Song country, to the Howe of the Mearns village of Arbuthnott. For anyone who drives the A90, the red clay soils of one of the most fertile and productive areas in the country will be familiar and are the dominant feature of the area.     Jim, Carole, George and Chris explore the area horticulturally and also solve some gardening problems for the gardeners of Arbuthnott gathered in the Lewis…

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Read more about the article James Martin –  Home Comforts at Christmas ep.11
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James Martin – Home Comforts at Christmas ep.11

TV chef James Martin gets ahead for Christmas, providing lots of clever tips and tricks to save you time and stress on the big day.      Home Comforts at Christmas dishes:   Christmas pan bagnat This genius recipe for Christmas leftovers requires no real cooking and no knives and forks. Method Heat the cranberries, orange juice and juniper in a saucepan until the mixture is boiling. Stir in the sugar and reduce the heat until the mixture is…

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