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WANTED: Blackberry recipes

2014-08-06 16.47.13Colin Priest would be pleased to receive any recipes which use blackberries (Rubus fruticosus).   If you know of any such recipes please send them to roy@plant-lore.com, and they will be forwarded to Colin.

Response:   I have a book Home Made Country Wines … tried and tested recipes collected by The Farmers Weekly, first published in 1955; mine is the 1973 revised edition.  This contains two recipes for blackberry wine, and two for bramble tip wine, all contributed by the compiler, Dorothy Wise [Sheila Gibbs, 24 December 2014].

Image:  Radstock, Somerset; August 2014.

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