There are still good numbers of cobnut
platts here,' says Johannsen.
abdomen bedfast bighead bingham Carbons chiders clomped clonked cobnuts
corbans counted dabster deports demount disject ditches dithers docents dustmen endmost foments fondest frontes gabfest gunshot habitus hagnuts hedonic herdics hognuts holking horsing hosting Jacobin modems mounted mulcted noughts plonked ponders redfish redtops respond rodents rodsmen scoring shifted shifter shoring shotgun snorted snouted sported spouted thouing throngs unmoved
If you are looking for productive cultivars of these, Cosford Cob and Pearson's Prolific are both excellent cobnuts
and Kentish Cob and Butler are good cultivars of the filbert.
SERVES 4-5 INGREDIENTS 400g blackberries 200g raspberries 100g damsons or plums 75g hazelnuts or cobnuts
(pre-shelled weight), shelled, toasted, skinned, chopped 150g sugar 8 slices of slightly stale white bread, crusts removed Single cream, to serve 1.
Filberts and hazelnuts (also known as cobnuts
and hazels) are different names for the same tree and its small, sphere-shaped nut.
, hazelnuts and filberts when husks begin to yellow, but before they start dropping.
Mr Power, of Abergele Road, Old Colwyn, said he had been picking up cobnuts
off the pavement at nearby Mochdre.
Horse chestnut trees are not native to Britain - they were first introduced in the late 16th century from the Balkans and before that, conkers was played with hazel or cobnuts
or even snail shells.
Other products include such ingredients as cobnuts
, chestnuts, roast parsnip, beetroot and shallots--all using British grown and sourced ingredients.
Other contenders include Leigh-on-Sea Cockles, London's jellied eel, Devon cream tea, Welsh cakes, Lancashire hotpot, Kentish cobnuts
, Scottish haggis, Irish stew and Yorkshire pudding.
More than 40 British products have qualified and a posse of time-honoured specialities, from Craster kippers and Fenland celery to Anglesey Sea Salt and Kentish cobnuts
, await approval.
and filberts can be planted out at any time in a larger garden.