Good wholesome food is so important to us here at Very Berry…  it nurtures, sustains, excites, inspires, and provides an endless topic of conversation! The recipes you’ll find here on the blog are all our favourites – ideas, meals, bakes, concoctions that we turn to again and again, the food that enriches our day-to-day.

 Bread label

Banana & Apple Bread  |  Best Ever Baps  |  Fruity Apple Bread

Kentish Huffkin  |  Lardy Cake  |  Sourdough Rhubarb Kuchen

Teacakes  | German Plum Cake  |  Barabrith  | Soda Bread with Oats & Molasses

Sticky Oat & Currant Buns

Buns label

Buttermilk Breakfast Buns  |  Crumpets  |  Quick Soda Buns

House Granola  |  Spiced Apple & Carrot Muffins  |  Crumble-topped Gooseberry Muffins

Blackberry & Apple Muffins  |  Apple, Oat & Raisin Muffins  |  Rye Pancakes

Cakes label

Mince Pies  |  Spicy Apple Cake  |  Gluten-free Lemon Drizzle Cake

Last Minute Christmas Cake  |  Moist Malt Loaf  |  Fruity Tea Bread

Rhubarb & Almond Cake  |  Chocolate Cardamom Cake

Sticky Ginger Cake

Puddings label

Rhubarb & Mascarpone Cheesecake  | Rhubarb Flapjack Crumble

Store-cupboard Chocolate Pudding  |  One Crust Rhubarb and Date Pie with Orange

Masala Chai Ripple Ice Cream  |  Gooseberry Curd Ice Cream  |  Raspberry Ripple Ice Cream

Gooseberry & Mascarpone Layer  |  Baked Apples |  Gooey Chocolate Pudding

Yogurt cream with lemon verbena  |  Rhubarb Frangipane Tartlets  |  Damson Cheesecake

Cookies label

Fruit and Nut Flapjack  |  Fruity Oat Bars  |  Ginger Scrunchies

Gingerbread Bears  |  Koulourakia – Greek Easter Biscuits  |  Jumble Cookies

Butter Crisp Biscuits  |  Digestive Biscuits  |  Ginger Crunch Cookies

Bourbon Biscuits  |  Pecan & Sultana Biscuits  |  Crunchy Oat Biscuits

Gingernuts  |  Nourishing Nutty Flapjacks  | Freezer Fudge

Savoury label

Turkey & Ham Pie  |  Smoky Beef & Bean Chilli  |  Squash Soup

Rocket & Pumpkin Seed Pesto  |  Nettle & Pumpkin Seed Pesto  |  Bubble & Squeak

Potted Turkey  |  Salt Pork  |  Indian Spiced Kale  |  Fresh Tomato Sauce

Carrot & Cumin Soup  |  Courgettes in Yogurt  |  Spicy Cavolo Nero Soup

Roast Sweet Potato & Tomato Soup  |  Carrot, Apple & Cashew Soup

Parsnip & Apple Soup  |  Smoky Roast Red Pepper & Puy Lentil Soup

Simple tomato sauce for the freezer  |  Catalan Vegetable Pie


Wild Raspberry Preserve  |  Gooseberry Curd  |  Citrussy Rhubarb Jam

Apple Ginger  |  Mincemeat cooked in Cider (vegan)  |  Sweet Tomato Chutney

Fiery Courgette Relish  |  Plumgo Chutney  |  Damson Jam

Rhubarb & Cranberry Preserve  |  Preserved Lemons  |  Herb butter

Strawberry and Rhubarb Preserve

drinks label

Cranberry Vodka  |  Hodgkin or Rumtopf  |  Sloe Gin

Sloe Gin Cocktails  |  Blackberry & Elderberry Cordial

Instant Hot Spiced Buttered Rum


Cranberry Vodka  |  Sloe Gin Cocktails  | Mincemeat cooked in Cider (vegan)

Turkey & Ham Pie  |  Potted Turkey  |  Last Minute Christmas Cake

Mince Pies