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Category: Tales From Around The Teapot, Tea Cup Carousel | Posted on: November 12, 2013

Our River Cottage Tea Party Winners!

We had a very exciting day down on the farm at River Cottage last Friday with our Tea Cup Carousel winners from September.  We donned our wellies and cagoules and started off our afternoon with Dan who looks after all the lovely animals on the farm.  We met a rather sleepy flock of sheep and their lambs and, quite frankly, a very lazy ram who was more interested in grazing than getting lucky!!  I think it’s fair to say that it was the pigs who stole our hearts, squelching around in their muddy pen.

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Category: Things to Do and Win | Posted on: November 5, 2013

How to Make Your Very Own Felt Decoration…

We’ve had lots of fun in the Clipper office making felt decorations of all different shapes and sizes! Add a ribbon and hang them on your Christmas tree, include them in a homemade advent calendar, or decorate your desk!

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Category: Recipes | Posted on: October 28, 2013

Mrs Simkins’ Ricotta Curd Tarts

Curd Tarts 2Oh dear! It’s a little cold and miserable: time to get into the kitchen to do some baking and put the kettle on!

These yummy little tarts, similar to the traditional curd tarts from the North of England, are very easy to make in a food processor. Eat warm from the oven with a freshly brewed mug of your favourite Clipper tea!

 

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