Mists & Mellow Fruitfulness

Not only have we had a wonderful harvest from the plot this year, culminating with the wonderful tomatoes and courgettes / marrows which I am about to turn into gorgeous chutney, but we have been given lots of beautiful produce from friends and neighbours:

(Below: Crab apples and blackberries)

There is also much wonderful fruit to be foraged in the hedgerows and, if taken from a wild countryside spot away from the roads, is a great way to enjoy fresh organic produce

(Below: Elderberries make a wonderful syrup, jam, and flavouring)