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Ilford Food Fest 2017 – harvesting local food and food knowledge

  1. Saturday 16th September 12-3pm

  2. Fold cafe, Cranbrook Baptist Church, Wellesley  Road, IG1 4JT

So what’s planned?

  1. Pressing local fruit juices (apples, pears,  plums)

  2. Making a community vegetable soup from surplus veg (some donated by local Turkish shop)

  3. Cooking & demos: cheese, yogurt, fermenting, pickling, soda bread, veg curry, chapatis, Polish pear compot and more,

  4. Planting/harvesting winter veg – beetroot, chard, lettuce, radishes – pot and take away

  5. Fresh herb teas, Somalian coffee and tea, chai, English breakfast

  6. Allotment and growing info and displays, cut up a pumpkin and harvest the seeds…

  7. Give & Take stall 

  8. Bring and share home made cakes with fruit or veg ingredients Final timed programme to be put here a couple of days before

The cafe is a lovely space and there’s plenty of room and opportunity for other recipes, skills, activities if anyone wants to join in.

How can I get involved?



Please Like our Facebook page, follow us on Twitter and pass on the electronic flyer

Here’s some pics from last year 🙂

 With thanks to…

Cranbrook Baptist Church for the lovely venue and Habiba Ahmed of Amey  Ltd.

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