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by kev
17 Oct 2016, 23:45
Forum: Sloe gin recipes
Topic: Very little around this year
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Re: Very little around this year

There are very few sloes at all this year on my usual patch. I went out yesterday and managed to pick 440g where I usually can easily pick many kilos. I guess one bottle will be better than none. I have also looked at several other locations and there is hardly anything anywhere. Last resort is a la...
by kev
08 Apr 2016, 23:29
Forum: Sloe gin recipes
Topic: How far from roads ?
Replies: 1
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How far from roads ?

I have my usual sloe patch which isn't particularly big but has produced enough for me to make around 6 litres a year. I regularly keep my eyes open at this time of year for other possible sites just in case I can't get many from my local patch for whatever reason - poor crop, farmer hedge trimming ...
by kev
18 Nov 2014, 17:50
Forum: Sloe gin recipes
Topic: Identifying sloes
Replies: 1
Views: 1862

Identifying sloes

Hello I'm completely new to sloes after my other half bought me a foraging book. I live in the south east and have found what I believe to be a good amount of sloes after stumbling across them. What I would like to know is if sloes can be easily mistaken for any other berries, particularly anything ...