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  Topic: Christmas Curing, Pickling, sausage and game pie
leebu

Replies: 32
Views: 5254
PostForum: Recipes, Preserving, Homebrewing   Posted: Fri Dec 22, 06 3:45 pm   Subject: Christmas Curing, Pickling, sausage and game pie
Did you find a good game pie recipe, by the way?
I would recommend the HFW one in the first river cottage cook book, but not sure how well it would work with venison. Great for pheasant, pidgeon and ...
  Topic: Trout & Others
leebu

Replies: 1
Views: 4926
PostForum: Fishing   Posted: Wed Dec 20, 06 7:28 pm   Subject: Trout & Others
Hi alex,
the "whenevers" depend on the type of fishing you intend to do. For coarse fishing, the official fishing season is printed on the rod license ( and mine's in the garage..) but the dates are ...
  Topic: new year fishing trip
leebu

Replies: 7
Views: 6694
PostForum: Fishing   Posted: Fri Dec 15, 06 9:54 pm   Subject: new year fishing trip
Colour me "up for it".

When and where's tba i take it?
  Topic: I'm not a pheasant plucker....
leebu

Replies: 32
Views: 23785
PostForum: Shooting and Trapping for the Pot   Posted: Mon Dec 11, 06 10:13 pm   Subject: I'm not a pheasant plucker....
Sally's way is definitely the one to go for, there's nothing worse than spending an age plucking a pheansant to find out it is actually rather fatty and unappetising (all too common these days ubfort ...
  Topic: Trout
leebu

Replies: 16
Views: 17810
PostForum: Fishing   Posted: Fri Dec 08, 06 6:42 pm   Subject: Trout
I got close enough to realise that it wasn't flotsam, but a decaying Alsation carcass. They were gorging themselves on bits of rotting dog!! I gave those two away and settled for a bag of chips on th ...
  Topic: Trout
leebu

Replies: 16
Views: 17810
PostForum: Fishing   Posted: Thu Dec 07, 06 9:51 pm   Subject: Trout
I would agree with everything posted by Gus however, unfortunately farmed fish may be the only way forward in terms of eating fish in future given the depleted stocks.
Although organically fa ...
  Topic: SEA angling boat or shore
leebu

Replies: 21
Views: 17733
PostForum: Authors Corner   Posted: Fri Dec 01, 06 4:02 pm   Subject: SEA angling boat or shore
Well I'm game if you are!
That sounded more camp than I intended.
What I mean is, let me know when a good time for you would be- preferably in the new year if at a weekend or pretty much anytime dur ...
  Topic: SEA angling boat or shore
leebu

Replies: 21
Views: 17733
PostForum: Authors Corner   Posted: Thu Nov 30, 06 2:32 pm   Subject: SEA angling boat or shore
I'd be up well for that- I'm not exactly a complete novice but have done very little sea fishing and no boat fishing whatsoever and would love chance to remedy that. I'd be happy to travel given enoug ...
  Topic: Beef wellington: preparing the fillet
leebu

Replies: 5
Views: 2390
PostForum: Recipes, Preserving, Homebrewing   Posted: Wed Oct 11, 06 5:18 pm   Subject: Beef wellington: preparing the fillet
Not sure that cling film would do it... it's practically as wide as it is long and it tapers fairly suddenly, so there isn't much to "tuck". I think I'll just have to hack. I'm hoping to serve 6- the ...
  Topic: Beef wellington: preparing the fillet
leebu

Replies: 5
Views: 2390
PostForum: Recipes, Preserving, Homebrewing   Posted: Tue Oct 10, 06 3:57 pm   Subject: Beef wellington: preparing the fillet
This may seem like a silly question but here goes:

I am going to cook a beef wellington for family in a couple of weeks and ordered my fillet last week and it came today. Problem is it's an uneven ...
  Topic: Fishing from the peer
leebu

Replies: 5
Views: 7037
PostForum: Fishing   Posted: Sat Oct 07, 06 1:04 pm   Subject: Fishing from the peer
You will need his lordships permission first.

Ah yes...see what you did there.
Sorry "pier"
In fact what Iactually meant was the "jutty-out-bit-of-harbour-wall- thingy" in Brid' but pier ...
  Topic: Fishing from the peer
leebu

Replies: 5
Views: 7037
PostForum: Fishing   Posted: Fri Oct 06, 06 3:30 pm   Subject: Fishing from the peer
Am hoping to go fishing in Bridlington in the next couple of weeks. Have done a little beach casting but never fished from the peer before- what kind of tackle rig do I need?.. simple as possible plea ...
  Topic: Smegging marrow
leebu

Replies: 31
Views: 7686
PostForum: Grow Your Own   Posted: Thu Sep 07, 06 2:43 pm   Subject: Re: Smegging marrow

There has to be something

Well if you wanted to start a snail farm the marrow would make an excellent feed...given that they've had every one of my courgettes this year except two.
  Topic: Downsizer Virtual Show - best growing disaster
leebu

Replies: 66
Views: 8949
PostForum: Grow Your Own   Posted: Thu Sep 07, 06 2:39 pm   Subject: Downsizer Virtual Show - best growing disaster
And while I'm at it, aren't tomatoes supposed to turn red eventually? Mine have been green for months! Can't help feeling I'm running out of sunshine given that it's already september
  Topic: Downsizer Virtual Show - best growing disaster
leebu

Replies: 66
Views: 8949
PostForum: Grow Your Own   Posted: Thu Sep 07, 06 2:37 pm   Subject: Downsizer Virtual Show - best growing disaster
Two rows of carrots were sown in our plot this year, at different times, and I noticed yesterday that finally we have some up from the two rows....two carrots!!! And as for the parsnips, don't get me ...
 
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