Cooking with apples

My apple trees are still fairly young, so I like to use the fruit in special ways.  I have two apple cookery books that I’ve had for many years.  My mother gave me The Apple Book by Jane Simpson and Gill MacLennan (Bodley Head Ltd 1984) to help cope with a glut of family apples many years ago. The Apple Book contains a great recipe for ‘Autumn Jam’ which was handy for using up plums when we had plum gluts and also a wonderful ‘Apple and Marrow chutney’ which inspired me to grow marrows.  It also has one of my … Continue reading Cooking with apples