• 15/10/13
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HEALING FRUITS – Make your own tasty hedgerow remedies using foraged fruits with herbalist Elspeth Killin. With the Seed Truck.


Elspeth Killin

Tayport Fruit Fest, Saturday 19 October, 11am – 4pm, in the Burgh Chambers Gardens.

Come and learn how to use the riches of our gardens and wild lands to sustain us in good health through the winter. Head along to our campaign tent with woodburning stove at the Ferryport Fruit Fest in Tayport to taste some of the delicious and mysterious concoctions, listen to a talk on unusual preserving methods, and then join a workshop on how to make your own simple remedies using elderberries, brambles, apples or onions. Recipes will be available to take away.

11.30 – 12.30 Open tent with tasting, music and informal preparation

1.00 – 1.30 Talk on different and more unusual methods of preserving

2 – 3.30 Hedgerow remedy workshop (please sign up at the beginning of the day to avoid disappointment!). Recipes: Elderberry Syrup, Apple and Bramble butter,Garlic honey.

How to get there:mrsmashwithnewstove_ullapoolaug2013

The Seed Truck tent will be pitched along with the other Fruit Fest tents in the Burgh Chambers Gardens, opposite Gregory Hall. The location can be found here:

Gregory Hall
8 Queen Street
Tayport DD6 9NR


See what’s on at the Fruit Fest here.

  • Admin
    The Fife Diet October 24, 2013 at 09:29

    Elspeth says: if you get a group together, I am sure you can have a workshop Tanya.

    Get in touch with us if you want contact details.


  • Tanya Muttitt October 16, 2013 at 12:17

    does this lady do one to one workshops as I am meant to be in edinburgh that day aaarrgghh if I can get rid of migraine from hell . need to get the feverfew out x