1000 g blackberries
300 ml water
375 g Siúcra Rich Dark Brown Sugar
Bring the water to the boil and add the berries. Cover with a lid and leave to boil for about 10 minutes. Mash the berries against the sides of the pan. Strain and then add the rich dark brown sugar. Bring to the boil again for a few minutes. Pour into clean bottles and keep cool.
Blueberries – the best berry in the forest
Blueberries are definitely the best berry in the forest. Blueberry season tends to start in July and can extend into autumn.
One of the last fruits of summer is the apple – delicious, juicy and healthy. And you can use it in so many ways.
Jams and Marmalades
It is easy and fun to make your own jam and marmalade. The sugar enhances the flavour of the fruit you are using and ensures a longer shelf-life for your masterpiece.
Mmm! What could be better than a rich, sumptuous chocolate cake to lift the spirits – either as an indulgent treat or to round off a meal.
Cheesecakes of every kind
How about serving up a creamy, tangy cheesecake rather than a regular cake at your party? Cheesecakes come in many different variations, forms and flavours.