Archive of July 2011 Articles

The wonders of Spinach

14th July 2011 | Southlands Farm News | No Comments

The spinach in the veg garden is perfect for picking.I thought I would share a really good quick supper recipe. All you need is a good quantity of fresh spinach, a jar of passata (chopped tinned tomatoes would do),a packet of gnocchi, and cheese.I often use up bits of Brie and other cheeses I have . Read the full post

Southlands Strawberries

12th July 2011 | Southlands Farm News | No Comments

Harvesting the most yummy strawbugs as we call them! Now making jam. Just strawberries, lemon juice and sugar so satisfying to think this will see us through those dark winter mornings with lashings of butter on hot toast! Mummy’s Strawberry Jam! (Forgotten skills of cooking by Darina Allen) 1 Read the full post



Southlands Farm Cottages are three traditionally stone built luxury holiday cottages situated in an area of Northumberland famed for its outstanding natural beauty.

This is our blog, where we'll keep you up to date with all that's happening on the farm and in the local area.