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Ways you can help wildlife this winter

November 15, 2019

Winter can be a difficult time for wildlife and with the plummeting temperatures over the last week or two, animals and birds need to find places to shelter from the frosty weather. While some wildlife stock up in autumn and hibernate through the winter,…

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Wintry offerings

November 8, 2019

It’s surprising for visitors to our kitchen garden, just how much we still continue to harvest in early November. The vegetable beds are packed with carrots, parsnips, potatoes, beetroot and leeks and while Halloween may have long passed, we are still enjoying our bumper…

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Our own team of tour guides

November 1, 2019

When you have the good fortune of living in a coastal location that is a desirable place to visit, entertaining family and friends is inevitable. Balancing the role of host, tour guide and cook can be exhausting, but don’t fall into the trap of…

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What’s on in November

October 25, 2019

It may be winter but don’t let that stop you from exploring the beautiful Kingdom of Fife. November is packed with plenty of things to do, just grab your hats and gloves and come and explore before the year ends. St Andrews Farmers Market…

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Christmas wouldn’t be the same without a traditional cake

October 18, 2019

There are some parts of a festive celebration which don’t change from year to year. A traditional Christmas cake is a classic treat we still enjoy and while a shop-bought cake can sometimes come close, baking your own brings with it an opportunity to…

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The St Andrews Brewing Co

October 11, 2019

The St. Andrews Brewing Co. has been supplying Rufflets for several years. We caught up with Tim Butler, Owner and Director at the end of a recent exporting showcase organised by Scotland Food & Drink to find out more about their plans to expand…

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