Broad Beans

First of the broad bean crop. Now for the endless shelling and skinning part, before being served for dinner. Apparently broad beans go very well with all things pig – pork, bacon, ham etc. – so these might well end up with bacon in a salad. Or, alternatively, on toast.

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About Mark Newton

Born in 1981, live in the UK. I write about strange things.


  1. As long as you don’t forget garlic, you can’t go wrong… Enjoy, they look lovely!

  2. The garlic, which we’re also growing, isn’t quite ready yet!