There are three shows that we support:
Road to the Isles Show - 10/06/17
Sunart Agricultural Show – 12/08/17 - event form and produce list is available by e-mail from firstname.lastname@example.org
There is just 1 category in the show and this is in the ALTERNATIVE PRODUCE section as follows:
61. Jar/Comb Honey
Lochaber Agricultural Show – 26/08/17 - application forms are found at http://www.lochaberagriculturalshow.co.uk/
The 5 categories in the show are as follows:
Section 7 - Honey
87 Jar of Honey, from beekeepers own bees
88 Piece of Cut Comb, from beekeepers own bees
89 Frame of Capped Honey Comb, from beekeepers own bees
90 Beeswax Candles
91 Honey Cake
Rosette for best exhibit
Peter Brown Memorial Trophy
Recipe is as follows:
HONEY FRUIT CAKE
200g (7oz) Self Raising Flour, sifted
110g (4oz) Butter
175g (6oz) Honey
2 Medium Eggs
175g (6oz) Sultanas
110g (4oz) Glace Cherries, halved
Preheat the oven to 180 C /350 F/gas mark 4.
Cream honey and butter together.
Beat eggs well and add them alternately with sifted flour, then fold in sultanas and cherries.
A little milk may be added if necessary.
Turn into a buttered, circular tin, 16.5-19 cm (6½ inch-7½ inch) in diameter.
Bake for approx 1¼ to 1½ hours, until well-risen and golden.
Cool on a wire rack.
Lochaber Beekeepers Association
Tigh Na Feidh Achintore Road
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