January 29, 2016


If you are making jams, pies or tarts its best to pick slightly under-ripe gooseberries around June. Leave the rest to ripen which can be picked around late July when they are swollen and sweet. If you want to grow a fruit bush you can’t beat planting Gooseberries bushes. The fruit can be used for making pies, jams, sauces and tarts and later, when the fruit is sweet and ripe they taste amazing picked straight…