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Allotment New Potatoes (First Earlies)

Allotment New Potatoes (First Earlies)

There is nothing to beat the taste of your first dug new potatoes. We sampled our first ones yesterday simply washed, boiled and covered with salt, pepper and a knob of butter – perfection! On our Hitchin allotment we get to dig our first early potatoes ahead of time as we plant them in our … Continue reading

Our Allotment

Our Allotment

Over the Easter weekend we planted our chitted seed potatoes in the allotment. It’s quite a laborious job, but there is nothing to beat the taste of freshly dug new potatoes in the Summer months. We’re trying a new variety of first earlies called Lady Christl, they’re a yellow, waxy potato which should be good … Continue reading