Month: April 2013

New size of vegetable bag launched

We’ve been hearing from members and potential customers that our Standard bag has too much veg in it for many single person households. So we’ve launched a new Small bag. This bag costs £20 per month and contains 4-5 varieties

24th April 2013

Leeks – Hughes Organics, Lincolnshire Baby leaf rainbow chard – Calabaza Growers, Greater London White mushrooms – Hughes Organics, Suffolk Carrots – Hughes Organics, Norfolk Salad bag – Calabaza Growers, Greater London Beetroot – Hughes Organics, Norfolk Family bag only:

Mushroom Risotto

Serves 4. You could add a little truffle oil if you have some. Ingredients 1 tbsp dried porcini mushrooms 2 tbsp oil 1 onion, chopped 2 garlic cloves, chopped 220g mushrooms, sliced 350g arborio rice 150ml dry white wine 1.2

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Miner’s lettuce salad

Ingredients a handul of claytonia 1 tsp Dijon mustard 1 tbsp wine vinegar 3 tbsp light olive oil Instructions Wash the claytonia leaves gently if needed, shake off the water. Mix the mustard, vinegar, olive oil and a pinch of

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Simple Cauliflower Cheese

Serves 4. Ingredients 1 cauliflower 55g butter 55g plain flour 1 tsp mustard powder or similar 460ml / 1 pint milk 55g cheddar cheese, plus more for sprinkling on top Instructions Heat oven to 200°C, gas mark 7. Remove the

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17th April 2013

Yellow onions – Ripple Farm, Kent Romano potatoes – Ripple Farm, Kent Cauliflower – Hughes Organics, Norfolk Wild garlic – Ripple Farm, Kent Stir fry pack – Ripple Farm, Kent Family bag only: Claytonia – Ripple Farm, Kent Chard –

10th April 2013

Celeriac – Chegworth Valley, Kent Carrots – Chegworth Valley, Kent Parsnips – Chegworth Valley, Kent Komatsuna – Calabaza Growers, Greater London Wild rocket – Calabaza Growers, Greater London Family bag only: King Edward potatoes – Chegworth Valley, Kent Salad bag

3rd April 2013

Yellow onions – Ripple Farm, Kent Charlotte potatoes – Ripple Farm, Kent Brown mushrooms – Choice Organics, Suffolk Cauliflower – Choice Organics, Jersey Claytonia – Ripple Farm, Kent Family bag only: Stir fry pack – Ripple Farm, Kent Flower sprouts