Come along and get involved in the National Trust for Jersey’s annual Black Butter making event. It is a real community affair with all ages welcome and it is free! Thurs 19 Oct – peeling apples from 2 to 5 pm. Fri 20 Oct - Peeling will start again at 10am, stirring of the apples and other ingredients will commence mid-morning on Friday in the large ‘bachin’ over a roaring fire in the Bake-House at the Elms and will continue all night until Saturday lunch-time. Sat 21 Oct – Market day 10- 4.
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The Elms is the headquarters of the National Trust for Jersey and is situated in the lovely parish of St Mary. The apple peeling takes place in the old pressoir. Volunteers are invited to peel, stir or contribute to the community supper which will take place on Friday evening with live music.