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A delicious addition to any savoury snack or meal, perfect with a barbecue and to add a spicy kick to gravy.
Winter greens crostini
Winter green crostini, or kale bruschetta is a delicious aperitif at a winter dinner party.
Stuffed butternut squash recipe
A delicious autumnal recipe, wonderful served with seasonal vegetables and roast chicken.
Orange and lemon cake with marmalade cream
A beautiful texture and a zingy flavour, a wonderful treat for any time of the year.
The rose garden in September
Sarah gives you a tour of the rose garden growing in September at Perch Hill.
Raspberry cupcakes with mascarpone frosting
These delicious cupcakes are pretty and very light in texture - the perfect Autumn morning treat.
Party plum tart recipe
This makes a delicious picnic treat – or perfect served warm with a spoonful of cream for a luscious dinner dessert.
Chocolate, beetroot and orange cake recipe
A deliciously moist and rich dark chocolate cake with beetroot and orange to give it texture and flavour.
Tricolour pepper caponata
This pepper caponata is a delicious accompaniment to Mediterranean feasts throughout the winter months.
Sausage burgers with cheese and fennel scones
A delicious sausage burger recipe for bonfire night - perfect with homemade relish and scones.
Kale and chickpea curry recipe
This nutritious and very tasty Thai flavoured curry, is packed full of incredible flavours, and makes a beautiful dinner for the family.
Andalusian soup salad
A delicious gazpacho like soup - eaten chilled on a hot day, this Andalusian treat is the perfect lunch.
Celeriac salad with apple, pine nuts and prosciutto
This take on a classic remoulade, includes celeriac, apples, pine nuts and prosciutto - a delicious European winter salad.
Slow-roast carrots with garlic lemon butter
Slow roasted carrots with delicious flavours are the perfect addition to a Sunday roast.
Vichy carrots recipe
A delicious side dish served with poultry or game, the perfect colour and flavour for your winter plate.
Beetroot tart with horseradish cream
This red and gold beetroot tart is delicious served hot or cold for lunch.
Spiced pickled beans
This is a delicious way to use up a glut of French beans from your vegetable patch, to enjoy throughout the winter and early spring.
Sweet-and-sour marinated cabbage
This is a delicious way to enjoy white or savoy cabbage - pickled and perfect with rich winter food.
Runner bean flower salad
Runner bean flowers are delicious in a salad - adding a bean flavour, as well as beautiful colour and texture.
Brussels sprouts salad with an orange and mustard dressing
This raw Brussels sprouts salad is full of flavour and a delicious winter treat that is light and satisfying.
Lemon bean salad
A delicious side dish with chicken, or a delightful lunchbox or picnic treat - this lemon bean salad is light, fresh and zingy.
Barbecued broad beans with Pecorino
Broad beans served simply with Pecorino cheese and a glass of wine - a perfect starter or snack for a warm midsummer weekend.
Asparagus and Gruyère tart recipe
Asparagus and Gruyère tart is great for picnics, warm spring days and weekend lunchtimes with friends and family.
The perfect dessert for a hot summer's day - this Lemon Verbena sorbet is refreshing and light.
Marinated cucumber and dill salad recipe
A delicious lunchtime recipe – this marinated cucumber and dill salad is perfect for picnics to make ahead of time.
Courgette risotto with tarragon
A perfect summer recipe to enjoy with multi-coloured courgettes that you've grown yourself - this courgette risotto sings of sunshine.
Halloumi, mint, coriander and dill pittas recipe
The perfect quick lunch or picnic food, these tasty halloumi pittas taste fresh and have a great combination of textures.
Cardamom and poppy seed ice cream
A delicious treat for a hot summer's day - this cardamon and poppy seed ice cream is luxurious and unusual, and perfect to share with friends.
Smoked haddock and nasturtium fishcakes
The perfect summer time dinner - light and interesting, and full of flavour. These smoked haddock fishcakes are delicious served with fresh vegetables...
Juicy summer pudding recipe
A delicious summer treat for dessert with family at the weekend - easy to make and impressive to serve - berry summer pudding is an English classic...
Stuffed courgette flowers with honey
Stuffed courgette flowers are the perfect starter for a dinner party, and great to make if you grow courgettes in your garden.
Stuffed courgette flowers with goat's cheese
Sarah shows you how to make stuffed courgette flowers, from plot to plate.
Courgette and lemon salad
A simple and delicious recipe for raw courgette salad - perfect for warm summer evenings with family & friends.
Marni's salsify recipe
A delicious recipe for the unusual Salsify root – perfect for eating hot as a vegetable side to lamb or beef.
Layering bulbs – How to make a bulb lasagne
Create beautiful flower displays in your spring pots with Sarah's guide to layering bulbs in a bulb lasagne.
How to plant tulips
Find out the best way to plant your tulip bulbs for a great display next spring.
July in the Garden
Find out what seeds to sow, what plants to pick and how to tame your summer garden in July.
Blackcurrant and almond cake
This tasty blackcurrant and almond torte is delicious hot or cold, for afternoon tea or as a yummy dessert on a cool summer's evening.
This delicious gooseberry tart is simple to make and perfect to serve at a summer dinner party with a dollop of thick cream.
How to take plant cuttings
Find out how to propagate your tender perennials in autumn for plants next spring.
Which are the best pumpkins?
Sarah trials the best pumpkins and choses her favourites for taste and appearance.