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Making rhubarb crumble cake

The rhubarb harvest has started! INGREDIENTS 25g butter 25g demerara sugar 50g plain flour 100g butter 100g caster sugar 100g self-raising flour 300g rhubarb 2 eggs 1 drop vanilla essence 1 tbsp demerara sugar Originally posted 2016-04-16 10:46:22. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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Why does Rhubarb grow a flower head?

Although we use rhubarb in desserts and cordials, it is actually classed as a vegetable. Every Autumn I dispose of the compost from hanging baskets and pots over the rhubarb crown with a few handfuls of chicken manure pellets. Rhubarb is a hungry crop and needs feeding otherwise you’ll end …

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How to Freeze Rhubarb

Unless I can use the rhubarb straight from the garden, I tend to freeze it for later. It’s a simple and easy process and there are many ways to do this but here is my way

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Amateur Gardener: Episode 2

Sean harvests the first of the rhubarb and visits a new allotment site in Hampshire while Claire is in the greenhouse sowing the first fruit of the year. Jonathan gets frugal in the kitchen using the remains of last years harvest. Kris is busy sowing flowers and Geoff takes a …

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