Wandering through the farmer’s market at Waitangi park this past Sunday I discovered these!!

Gooseberries. Your grandmother’s favourite fruit.

We had a vine in the yard when I was a wee tacker, and they’re blimmin great. The man was selling these for $10 a kilo, which sounds astronomical, but is in fact not too bad. This whole bunch cost about $2.50.

So what to do with them? (more…)