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Black currants grow in clusters on deciduous shrubs. Shiny and very deep purple the deeper the more beneficial , the berries are harvested in August. Birds and bears in the wild feast on them. The black currant, somewhat tart, is considerably sweeter than the red currant. Black currants are used for pancake syrup, jellies and preserves, juice beverages, and even ice cream! The juice can be frozen safely for one year. Very popular in the United Kingdom and considered a health drink, black currant juice results from the berries, sugar, and water.
Originating in Tibet, producing black currant shrubs spread to Europe, where they have been cultivated for years. Once abundantly cultivated in the United States, the black currant carried the white pine blister rust fungus, then blamed for destroying pine forests. In the early 20th century, commercial cultivation of black currants was banned in the U.
In , each state was able to decide whether or not to produce the berries, resulting in midwest and northeast cultivation. Drinking black currant juice is good for you! Venue parties can be costlier than parties at home but you can walk away afterwards without having to sell your soul for a decent vacuum cleaner and a bucket of Panadol.
There are plenty of options throughout Melbourne, but you do have to look around. This post is not sponsored. Many local pools have party options that include a lifesaver and water activities. Some even have huge blow-up slides that they reserve for parties:. What is your favourite outsourced party venue in Melbourne? What a useful post! I should do one of these for my local area! I like the idea of going somewhere else for a party rather than hosting at home! I will have to check out some of those!
Some I have never heard of like the water park one! Thanks for the tips. I know it can be expensive but honestly there are things they can do at these places you would never be able to do at home. Some great options here. My little girl turns 3 in just 2 weeks. Thanks for the reminder that I need to plan something. We had a kids fitness party for our 4 year old last year at Gecko kids in Hampton. The kids had a blast.
Great recommendation, thanks Neets! Fantastic list, thanks for sharing. Circus parties are awesome. You are totally right about the expense of home parties. I have never ever heard of so many great places to source a birthday party for kids! I love Melbourne for that very reason, lots for kids to do We have held many birthday parties over the years, and while they are fun for kids they are not fun for us parents — I so would outsource in a heart beat!!