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Elderflower champagne

Weirdly, I’ve never made my own homebrew before. Until now, the only encounter I had with homemade booze was when I was a student sharing a house with five mucky blokes, one of whom regularly bought wine and beer kits from Boots in an attempt to save money. The ‘wine’ he produced would invariably be […]

Trout pout

I’m a fairly urban girl with an impractical wardrobe. So I wasn’t quite sure how I’d fare out in the wild at my first ever fly fishing lesson. Seeing as I don’t possess many sensible outdoor clothes, my first task was dig something out of the wardrobe in muted colours so as not to frighten […]