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Verdear – the picking of green Olives

Verdear or ‘greening’ is the picking of green olives for eating. The verdear usually happens in October but this year has been unusual. Many crops have been early, as is the case with the olives, which are ready now, some … Continue reading

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Jam from the vineyard apricot trees

This year the apricot trees have produced loads of fruit. This could have been down to the unusual rainfall we had during the past winter. I decided it was time to try to make my own jam. Previous attempts last … Continue reading

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