Plum and Almond Cake

IMG_0354Strange but true, it never seems to rain when we are working in the orchards. Our secret to defying the rain god?  The presence of Laurence, the project manager. 

Last Friday was no exception. Despite dire warnings of downpours over Herefordshire, the rain clouds made a detour and skirted round the soft fruit orchards at the Houghton project where we were picking Victoria plums. Continue reading