Enjoy summer with blackcurrants…

Enjoy summer with blackcurrants…

Make the most of blackcurrant season this summer    Great British Summertime is blackcurrant season. It’s short and sweet, so make sure you enjoy everyone’s favourite purple berries while you can. Here are some of our favourite ways to incorporate blackcurrants...
How to Get Involved in Blackcurrant Day

How to Get Involved in Blackcurrant Day

      Blackcurrant Day 2022: We’re ‘berry’ excited!   You’ll know by now that we’re bonkers about blackcurrants at The Blackcurrant Foundation. Last year, we took it upon ourselves to celebrate those little purple powerhouses with a national day...
What Spring means to blackcurrants…

What Spring means to blackcurrants…

This month has been a busy one our blackcurrant farms! Spring brings the return of the warmer weather, and the fields of woody brown branches suddenly transform into fields of beautiful green. Spring is always a significant point in the year as life returns to the...
A list as long as ‘Blackcurrants’

A list as long as ‘Blackcurrants’

We’ve got a list as long as ‘Blackcurrants’ as to why you should be adding these delicious berries to your diet. The cold weather has set in, and cold and flu season is here, so give your immune system a boost with the power of purple berries! Read...
A Year in Recipes

A Year in Recipes

Hello December! As the year comes to an end, we like to reminisce by rediscovering our favourite purple berry recipes! As we slow down for the festive season, it gives us the time to try that recipe we’ve had our eye on or discover a new firm favourite.  From...
Rosie’s Diary 2021: Part 5

Rosie’s Diary 2021: Part 5

Last month, we were greeted with the cooler autumnal weather and darker evenings. The harvest may well be over, but we are still very busy here on the farm.  We have just finished directly drilling oats and beans into the blackcurrant alleyways. This is our first...