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Keeping Alive the Art of Great Bread Making

Keeping Alive the Art of Great Bread Making

Making great bread is a fine art. The word ‘artisan’ is so frequently used these days that it seems to have lost its true worth. The same can be said for the quality of breads that are more readily available. With low carb, paleo and gluten free diets on the rise, bread has been wrongly accused of not being healthy. But bread made the traditional way, with a few simple, wholesome ingredients and no unnecessary additives can be a wonderful addition to a balanced diet. Good bread is made from a few simple, natural ingredients including flour, water, salt and a little yeast or sourdough –...

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News from Armadale Dec 2017

News from Armadale Dec 2017

Over Phillippa’s past 24 years here, High st Armadale has undergone many changes with traders coming and going, but we remain a great supportive community. Of course we miss Eugene at HEMDEN but welcome ROSE STREET TRADERS as our newest close neighbour. We acknowledge the assistance we have from other High St traders: SENECA TEXTILES, HOUSE OF ORANGE and MANON (Malvern Road, actually) during the year who help us with props for photo shoots. We have great on going relationships with ARMADALE CELLARS, wine appreciation classes and FLORRIE dolls, cafe (think American Girl Dolls) who both serve our products to...

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Christmas Table settings

Christmas Table settings

Christmas is one of the few times of the year that special pieces collected over the years can be dusted off, polished and have their time in the spotlight. They take up valuable realestate most of their lives, being set aside for ‘special occasions’. It takes only a little bit of forward planning to create a stunning table setting. If you don’t usually use a table cloth, this in itself will set you feasting table apart . Phillippa’s makes it easy for you to then simply decorated it with pretty bowls of ‘Tid Bits’; glacé budrim ginger, clusters of muscatel...

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