Bullace (damson mega-sloes, probably, maybe)
Saturday, 29 August 2009
We discovered a lay-by that was dripping with these fruits.
Today I’ve been out with G on our bicycles, visiting his parents and friends who are narrowboating along the local canals. We had a great time on the boat, cruising along with our bikes on the roof. I got to steer for a bit; it’s much harder than it looks.
On our way back on the bikes we discovered a lay-by that was dripping with these fruits. We’re not entirely sure what they’re called, but we’re gonna make gin with them for Christmas.
They’re very close to here, if you’re local, and you fancy some sloe gin of your own: