Crab apples on a branch

Crab apple

crab app-el

A tiny sour apple that either grows wild or is cultivated. There are several varieties that grow…

Bunch of elderberries with leaves

Elderberries

ell-duh bear-eez

It’s a sad fact that the luscious colour and plumpness of autumn’s elderberries do…

Mangetout with papaya & beansprouts on a white plate

Mangetout

monj-too

The French name tells you all; it means ‘eat it all’. Mangetout properly means a…

Loganberries ripening on a loganberry bush

Loganberry

low-ghin berree

This summer berry is a cross between the red raspberry and the blackberry and was developed, by…

Tayberries

Tayberry

tay-berree

Like the loganberry, the tayberry is a cross between the red raspberry and blackberry. It is a…

Kipper

Kipper

kip-perh

A kipper should be a seasonally fat herring that has been split through the back, gutted, opened…

Basket of marrows

Marrow

A marrow is a cucurbit, which means it’s from the same family as the melon, cucumber,…

Mint

Mint

mi-nt

There are several types of mint, each with its own subtle difference in flavour and appearance.…

Pork

Pork

paw-k

One of the most versatile types of meat, pork is economical, tender if cooked correctly, and…

Watermelon

Watermelon

wort-er-mel-on

Thought to have originated in Africa, watermelons are distinct from musk melons such as…

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