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28
Feb
2010

Tastes of Anglia brings regional foodie delights!

by Claire Martinsen on Sun 28th Feb 2010 17:31

I was delighted to be recently voted onto the Board of Tastes of Anglia by my peer members.  Tastes of Anglia is the regional food marketing group for the Eastern Region…covering the counties of Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire, Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire and Essex.  It promotes the interests of all food producers – from foods produced by individuals […]

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24
Feb
2010

Making Lemonade and then lessons from wise [and witty] Euan Semple

by Claire Martinsen on Wed 24th Feb 2010 15:36

Ah well the life of an artisan soft drink maker is never boring that’s for sure! I love making soft drinks – its hard work, but really rewarding seeing the finished bottles in their boxes at the end. Its why I started Breckland Orchard in the first place to have the pleasure of making soft drinks – with a little of my passion in every single bottle. The speaker yesterday was Euan Semple, ex-Director of Knowledge Management at the BBC. He now runs his own business, advising businesses on how to use the Web to best advantage in their business. Euan is also a seasoned blogger [he’s been blogging for 9 years], a verteran Twitterer [3 years] and was there on LinkedIn two days after it was launched.

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15
Feb
2010

Some lightbulb moments...with a little help from some friends!

by Claire Martinsen on Mon 15th Feb 2010 18:06

I’ve been meaning to head over to Kings Lynn for a while, so when I saw that Norfolk Chamber were holding a Breakfast Meeting there, it seemed the perfect opportunity! A great excuse to meet some new faces and enjoy the amazing breakfast setting of Congham Hall.  I’d stayed there a few times whilst I […]

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13
Feb
2010

Winter Ginger Beer Scone treats..........

by Claire Martinsen on Sat 13th Feb 2010 17:36

I was so excited to see a recipe for Ginger Beer Scones in the Guardian a couple of Saturday’s back.  It was a recipe from Dan Lepard, who comes up with some great recipes, but this one really caught my eye as it sounded so totally delicious! The recipe has glace/stem ginger and also Ginger […]

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08
Feb
2010

Ginger Beer with Chilli brings some February cheer!

by Claire Martinsen on Mon 08th Feb 2010 17:42

OK – so the weather outside is miserable….it can’t decide whether it wants to snow or not, its near freezing and it looks like being a cold cold February. But hey-ho at least Winter is nearly over, March will hopefully bring some Springtime cheer and Summer 2010 looms near. In the meantime Breckland Orchard Ginger […]

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