It’s a Blood Orange

August 2nd, 2013

Nothing beats the winter blues like the smell of fresh citrus. Blood oranges are full of antioxidants and high in flavour. Only when slicing through ...

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Straw for Strawberries

May 22nd, 2013

It’s the time of year for planting strawberries, and we’ve decided to try it out inside the glasshouse. To avoid the disappointment of picking a ...

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Hibiscus Roselle in the Greenhouse

May 17th, 2013

Today we have a post from one of our much-beloved gardeners, Gundula Deutschlander, all about Hibiscus:
My interest in Hibiscus was pricked when we noticed ...

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Our Greenhouse

April 26th, 2013

Our Greenhouse, slightly hidden between the tall oaks, comes as a welcome surprise after a walk through the garden. Picnic-style lunches and teas are served ...

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Pumpkins – flowers & fruit

March 14th, 2013

March is pumpkin month at Babylonstoren.  All summer they have been growing and are now ready for the harvest. And we have such variety: Turks ...

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Our Gingerbeer

January 24th, 2013

It’s the middle of summer, and it is hot! We’ve been exploring all the options for keeping it cool, and one of our favourites has ...

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A Seven-day Dinner Feast

December 14th, 2012

This summer, our Farm Hotel guests can look forward to something a little different every night of the week. Take a look at what’s in store for ...

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Babylonstoren Olive Oil

December 11th, 2012

The latest addition to the offerings from Babylonstoren is our very own Extra Virgin olive oil, packaged  in a 500ml tin* with a resealable lid, and ...

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August 17th, 2012

After all of the rain of the past few days the sun is shining on Babylonstoren today. And according to the weather report tomorrow will ...

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