The winter crop is coming to an end soon. Grab the chance to add a bonus bag to your regular order for 50p. Chervil gives a delicate aniseed flavour to all sorts of dishes including buttery peas, mushrooms and cream, scrambled eggs or you can add it to mayonnaise to dollop on chicken or fish. Check out two tasty chervil recipes here: www.evabotanicals.co.uk/pages/recipesv4.php
You are invited to an Easter Egg Hunt at The Croft, Houghton, Carlisle, CA3 0LD. Sunday 5th April 3-6pm. Fun activities for all the family, wildlife trail around the farm – including our orchard. No charge for egg hunt. Cream Teas £2.00. Contact Susan Aglionby on 01228 549628.
Enjoy a mixture of various leafy greens and herbs such as Claytonia, corn salad, lettuce, endives and chervil. The contents will vary from week to week but will always be tasty and full of fresh spring goodness. Two bags for £2.
Choose any ONE item we supply (fruit or veg) and as long as supplies allow, we’ll bring you a bag of it weighing more than you would normally get for the price. £2 a bag.
We are harvesting cavolo nero, curly kale, leeks, spring salads, spring cabbages, spring onions, Swiss chard, rainbow chard, Oriental leaves, chervil and rosemary.
We have winter vegetables direct from an organic farm in East Lothian: swedes, kale, green cabbage, white cabbage, leeks, celeriac, carrots and beetroot. The Cumbrian potatoes are Ambo. We also have English kohl rabi and onions as well as clementines from Spain.
We have 25 different box types and they may or may not contain the items listed above. If you would like to receive any of them, let us know by Friday of the previous week and, if stocks (and the value of the box) allow, we’ll include them in your box.