steepholm (steepholm) wrote,
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The Queen of Berries

Today I picked my first crop of gooseberries...



This morning, on the bush...

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Harvest Home! Here is the entire 2013 crop...

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It wasn't enough for a proper gooseberry updside-down pudding, but it occurred to me that I could make a batch of small ones...

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Cooked, but not yet upside-down:

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Pleasingly inverted:

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They tasted excellent. Next year, I hope for a larger-scale operation on the same lines:

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I shall spare you tomorrow's dissection of the stools in pursuit of undigested gooseberry seeds, but feel free to imagine it over your civet coffee.
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