How To Grow Leeks

leeks on Nutmeg Disrupted

Leeks are a cool weather crop and can be started early in the season. They are a cousin to the green onion but grow much larger and have a mellow flavour. How To Grow Leeks Starting Seeds Indoors Being a cool weather crop you can start them early indoors to get a head start on…

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Homemade Caramels

wrapping caramels

Buttery and creamy, these homemade caramels will be the only caramel you’ll ever need. These caramels are soft with a beautiful creamy texture. You can wrap them individually or use the caramel in other recipes that require a large number of caramel pieces. Tools we need to make Caramels. When we make any sort of candy…

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Ginger Beef

ginger beef

This Ginger Beef is exactly what you expect when you want to enjoy the classic dish you have come to love.  Sweet, crispy, saucy, it is sure to become a family favourite. I have always enjoyed Ginger Beef and wanted to create the dish at home. There are all sorts of sauces you can buy…

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How To Grow Red Cabbage

a head of red cabbage in the garden

Red cabbage is a cool weather crop that can be planted early in the season. Though it resembles purple more than red look for seeds labeled as red cabbage. Ph Plays a Role The colour of the plant can in part be determined by the ph level in the soil. In soil that is more…

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How To Grow Mint

mint based drinks

Mint is an easy to grow hardy perennial that comes in many different flavours. The aroma is unmistakable and is a beautiful addition to any garden.  Varieties of Mint There are many varieties of mint that you can grow. The most common trait of mint is the square shaped stems. Many types have segregated leaves…

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