Clementine Sorbet

When you think of desserts at this festive time of year you do tend to veer towards the hearty puddings packed with dried fruit and spices. Now those are lovely, don't get me wrong on that one, but sometimes it is nice to ring the changes and embrace something a wee bit different. These clementine sorbets do tick the traditional box in that it is a fruit that is always popular at Christmas (must have one in the stocking every year!) but instead of being a hot pudding these tasty fruits have Read more [...]

Cranberry And Orange Marmalade

Christmas is coming, well no, it is all around us.  The tree is up, the decorations and pine needles already meeting the floor with that characteristic tinkle. There are adverts on tv, movies full of goodwill, kids and snow, Santa Claus in the shopping centres and panic stricken faces as people shop like mad and rush hither and thither trying to get everything done. I feel the most Christmassy when I am busy in the kitchen making foodie gifts to give to family and friends. This past week Read more [...]

The White Before Christmas

frozen daisy

Are you dreaming of the proverbial White Christmas with snow and log fires, romance and singing? Well I can't help you with last two on that list but we do have snow up here on Walton's Mountain just now and I have a log fire burning to warm my tootsies as I type this and share a few photos of our ...

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My Books Now On Kindle

Karon Grieve books on kindle

I'm thrilled to announce that my books So Easy Herbal, So Easy Christmas, Simply Scottish Cakes & Bakes, A Wee Taste Of Scotland and Gourmet Gifts For Christmas are all now available as Kindle eBooks on Amazon worldwide. While my older books have been available in this format for quite a ...

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