We will be clearing this soon to make room for spring crops. The leaves are huge but tasty and nutritious especially when steamed with some olive oil, garlic and ginger. Grab this bargain: a big bonus bag for 50p.
Fresh spring parsley is ready now. Get a bag of parsley, a garlic bulb and a lemon – all for £1.50. Gremolata is a classic Italian garnish made with finely chopped parsley, garlic and lemon zest. Delicious with fish or chicken. See: http://www.bbc.co.uk/food/gremolata
There’s a Featured Recipe here: http://www.evabotanicals.co.uk/pages/recipesv4.php and back issues of Eva’s Update here: http://www.evabotanicals.co.uk/pages/updatesw.php
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.
Rhubarb is ready now. We are also harvesting parsley, curly kale, leeks, spring salads, spring onions, Swiss chard, rainbow chard, Oriental leaves, chervil and rosemary. Also new this week: radishes and rocket.
The Cumbrian potatoes are Ambo. We also have English mushrooms, carrots, green cabbage 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.
PLEASE RETURN YOUR EMPTY BOXES!