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Willow Hurdle Making Workshop

Willow Hurdle Making Workshop

This is a very popular 1 day course. It is a great introduction to the useful skill of hurdle making. You will learn how to make a 1 metre panel from willow rods which you can take home with you at the end of the day – so make sure you have room in your car! Your […]

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Wine and cheese tasting evening

Wine and cheese tasting evening

We will be opening and sampling a selection of wines that we have paired with some great british cheeses. This is a tutored evening but is informal with plenty of opportunity to share your opinions with like minded people. Plus an opportunity to purchase some of your favourite tastes.

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Members Open Garden Evening

Members Open Garden Evening

Our annual open evening at the Depden Farm Shop and Smallholding. Traditionally this is the time when we open up the smallholding to all our visitors and their families but this year is extra special… we will be launching our Farm Trail….so you will all be our trailblazers! Bring your own drink and we will be running […]

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Living the green life: intro to smallholding

Living the green life: intro to smallholding

Do you have some land of your own that is not doing anything productive? Would you like to keep some livestock but don’t know the best way to start? Are you uncertain of the legalities or the paperwork needed? Or would you just like to experience a fun day on a working smallholding and learn […]

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Sparkling wines & fish cookery: tasting evening

Sparkling wines & fish cookery: tasting evening

This wine appreciation evening will be largely informal with a chance to taste and discuss a variety of wines with the advantage of being able to purchase any that you find particularly delectable. To complement the wine we will be selecting some great fish dishes for you to sample. Be sure to book your place […]

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Introduction to Beekeeping

This 1 day course will introduce you to the basics of beekeeping and pave the way for you to keep your own hive. Hands on experience and comprehensive notes are included in the course and there will be plenty of opportunities to ask questions. A Depden lunch and refreshments throughout the day are included in […]

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Asparagus Feast

Asparagus Feast

This is a 7 course tasting menu …everyone gets everything! MENU Asparagus wrapped in Parma Ham —xx—xx—xx—xx—xx—xx— Asparagus Soup with Asparagus tartlets —xx—xx—xx—xx—xx—xx— Asparagus with foaming Hollandaise Sauce —xx—xx—xx—xx—xx—xx— Salmon and Asparagus Pasta —xx—xx—xx—xx—xx—xx Asparagus and Old Winchester Soufflé –xx—xx—xx—xx—xx—xx— Asparagus and Lemon Jelly –xx—xx—xx—xx—xx—xx— Rhubarb Syllabub –xx—xx—xx—xx—xx—xx— Tea or Coffee

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Build your own clay pizza oven: spring course

Build your own clay pizza oven: spring course

The pizza oven is made from mud and straw and is great fun to make! Building a clay pizza oven is empowering and fun and the oven will give you and your family many years of good service. Its also pretty inexpensive to do with mud from your garden. So don’t even think about spending […]

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Making Ham and Bacon

Making Ham and Bacon

How easy is it making ham and bacon? Come to this evening Skill Sharing Workshop and you will find out …in just 1 and a half hours at the Depden Farm Shop! Join like minded people who value home prepared food and find out what goes into making the perfect ham or bacon. Share ideas […]

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