Category Archives: Food & Drink

Paddocks communal coach house

Not exactly a snappy blog title. Yes a large upgrade project completed to ensure that the coach house can provide groups with their own large communal cooking, dining and lounge area. Also created a new dedicated barbecue area, but that … Continue reading

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Paddocks Produce: Medlar fudge and jam

The food store has as pride of place jars of golden and ruby coloured medlar produce. We now enjoy our own roasted carrots in medlar juice and garlic generously covered with freshly picked rosemary. The medlar fudge is dark toffee … Continue reading

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Paddocks pantry – from plot to plate

Great year for apples. The pigs who are lucky enough to be in the orchard at this period have developed a regime of waking up having their pellets taking a drink then sitting under the trees waiting for apple drop. … Continue reading

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paddocks update

March, fantastic. Lambs, calves, foals, chicks, kids – life! With life comes death. Lost an older cow and her orphaned but cheeky calf (n0 37) soon found contentment poaching milk off another cow. Cows will not let another calf near … Continue reading

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Client’s Eyes: Paddocks Unique Corporate Venue

These comments have been copied, by permission, from a corporate client who emailed us following a corporate event at paddocks. ” Hi Lindsay and Frank. I don’t often make the time to write down what I think so this is … Continue reading

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The winter regime

Three hours it took to feed the animals this morning – breaking icy troughs and carrying buckets around. Was desperate for a coffee, hands wet and cold in stiff mitts but thought if I go in and take all my layers off it … Continue reading

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Winterland at Paddocks

I keep a log called monthly delights and December offers a great selection for our guests to indulge in. Delights include roasted chestnuts from our land, although 2 pigs have found a way of getting the chestnut out of its … Continue reading

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