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Monday, 22 November 2010
Anyway, I'm often asked what I do with my kaki / persimmons / sharon fruit, whatever you want to call them. Some people apparently simply eat them, but I'm really not very keen on them, so have always turned them into my "I can't believe it's not mango chutney" chutney. But now our little helper Cat has found another delicious use for this fruit: Persimmon Cookies. She was reading a book called Mennonite in a Little Black Dress by Rhoda Janzen. At the end of the book there were some recipes including this one:
In other news our olive picking is being constantly interupted by rain. Sometimes this almost enhances the spectacular views from the olive grove in Popetto:
And we have had plenty enforced breaks and didn't even bother starting on Sunday:
Finally Eddie and Cat are bonding well:
If you want to know what Cat makes of all this check out her blog.