Author Archives: Michael Cosgrove

Geraldine’s Mince Pie Recipe!

Buy Geraldine’s home-made mince meat (made using Cosgrove’s quality Christmas fruit) and follow the simple recipe below to create the most scrumptious mince pies this Christmas!! Geraldine’s Christmas Mince Pies Preheat oven to 180C (Fan oven) Grease pie tin with soft/ melted butter (grease full tin, including top surface) Sprinkle tin all over with flour […]

A letter from the past…

Roughly three years ago, Michael Cosgrove junior came across a beautifully handwritten envelope hidden away in a corner of Cosgrove’s shop. It was addressed to his grandfather, Michael Cosgrove senior, and the stamp on the letter instantly drew attention – Gary, Indiana, USA. 1940. The typed letter inside was from a from a Richard Barrett, […]