Extreme Cake Makers – Channel 4

WATCH – EXTREME CAKE MAKERS ON TUESDAY 2ND MAY AT 5.30PM Ruth Huxley, owner of the Great Cornish Food Store wanted to celebrate the first six months of opening and hatched a plan with amazing cake makers, Phil & Christine Jenson of Peboryon. Commissioning ‘Gary the Gurnard’ presented a fantastic challenge to Peboryon, it needed […]

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Eagerly anticipated, the coming of the asparagus season is one of the sure signs that summer is on the way. These succulent stems start to appear as the weather warms in late April, although here in Cornwall they’ve been known to arrive as early as March. Our benevolent climate and sea air is just what […]

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Cornish New Potatoes

Cornish earlies are one of the first new potatoes to hit the shops. Potatoes have been grown in Cornish cottage gardens since the mid 1700s, when the potato and the pilchard were the staple diet of many Cornish families. They are best eaten in late April and May. We like to cook them as simply […]

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