The comings and goings

Everything is always changing here on the farm, find out what we are building, repairing or just generally working on

Read More

Recipes

We love good food, we also love making good food. Here are the recipes that I thought to write down. There is no rambling story about my grand mother or how this recipe changed my life, they are just an ingredient list and instructions.

Read More

Store

prepay, reserve or just look at what we are offering for sale. I am considering doing monthly or bi-weekly deliveries as well.

Read More

Damn good Roasted Chicken

Ingredients 3.5 – 4 pound Simerville Farm Chicken 4 tbsp Maple syrup 1 tbsp Melted butter 1 tsp Garlic powder 1 1/2 tsp Seasoning salt 1 1/2 tsp Black pepper 2 tsp Dijon mustard 1 tbsp Corn starch 500 ml Chicken stock Instructions Mix melted butter and maple syrup in a small bowl or wide

Beef stew

Ingredients 300g Beef 1 tbsp of butter or lard 1 Onion 2 Carrots 2 Potatoes 1 celery rib 500ml of Chicken broth or stock Salt Pepper Basil Oregano Savoury 1 tbsp of all purpose flour or corn starch Instructions Cube the beef (raw or precooked from the previous night) to a size you like, I

Simple tea biscuits

Ingredients 354ml cold milk (butter milk is preferred, we keep powdered butter milk on hand for these sorts of things 🙂 ) 1 tsp salt – do not use if using salted butter 500g general purpose flour 4 tsp white sugar 2 tbsp baking powder 12 tbsp unsalted butter (cold and cubed) – salted butter

1 hour bread

Ingredients 473 ml warm water 3 tbsp sugar (white sugar, brown sugar, molasses, maple syrup it doesn’t really matter) 1 1/2 tbsp dried yeast 1 1/2 tbsp oil (I use vegetable oil but olive oil would work as well) 750g general purpose flour Instructions Mix water and sugar then add yeast in a mixing cup