The Easiest Way to Harvest Blackcurrants

It is early July, early evening and it’s cold. The stove is lit. The weather systems all over the world appear to have gone wild, but as I sit here, sipping tea and typing, the reality of life is more to do with getting the harvest of blackcurrants into the freezer! I have returned from the kitchen with a cuppa and red-tinted fingers from all the handling of the currants as I weigh them into bags. Whatever the weather is like we have to adapt as best as possible and Blackcurrants don’t seem to mind any way! There is no…