A Taste of Damsons
Originally compiled for the Westmorland Damson Association, Victoria Barratt's damson recipe book is very popular, and contains many recipes for damson dishes gleaned from local people in the two damson valleys, with an introductory history.
Available by post from Cowmire Hall at £4.50 incl P&P. To order this book, please send a cheque for £4.50 (RE: Damson Recipe Book) with your full address details to Cowmire Hall, Crosthwaite, Kendal, Cumbria, LA8 8JJ.
Special home recipe - Damson Gin Sling
For a delicious and refreshing summer drink, mix one part of Cowmire Hall Damson Gin with three parts of good quality lemonade, chill, and serve with slices of lemon, cucumber, apple, mint and ice.