Try our coffee!

Try some St Helena Coffee from our plantation at historic Wranghams in Sandy Bay! We are a small coffee producer, but we sell 125g bags of either roasted beans or ground coffee at reasonable prices (currently £8 per 125g bag, excluding any shipping costs). Contact us to find out more. St Helena Coffee is a…

Nutrition

“The doctor of the future will give no medication but will interest his patients in the care of the human frame, diet and in the cause and prevention of disease” – Thomas Edison

Tea at Wranghams

It was a damp old day today, but our spirits were raised when a few people showed up for home-hosted tea: homemade spinach bread, banana fritters, medlum juice (medlums are a delicious type of guava, but small and red) were just some of the goodies on offer! And of course some cappuccinos made with fresh-roasted…

Baking for breakfast!

We’re welcoming our first overnight guests in our new cottage, and it’s home-made bread, bagels and other goodies for breakfast! And Wranghams coffee, of course!

Chick

Every year a few intrepid fairy terms (common white terns, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/White_tern) lay their eggs on branches of our eucalyptus trees at the back of the house. They have no nest – eggs just rest on an indentation in the branch – and the single chick has to cling on, literally for dear life. Should they…

Berries!

Even when the ground is parched and dry, nature keeps on giving!

Foraging for mulberries!

Today’s daily picking, mulberries! The mulberry tree is a gift that keeps on giving. Foraging is fun!

Butternut Squash

Butternut squash grows perfectly in the climate here in Sandy Bay – and it makes delicious soup!