This is one of our earliest and tastiest spring crops and lots of it is ready now. Try a bonus bag for £1. A delicious and simple pasta sauce is: rocket, lemon juice, garlic, spring onions, olive oil, salt and pepper all whizzed up in a food processor
These are growing so quickly now it’s hard to shift them fast enough. So that means a bargain for you! A bonus bag for £1.
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
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.
Chives, mint, parsley, rocket, purple sprouting broccoli, rhubarb, leeks, spring onions, Swiss chard, rainbow chard, chervil and rosemary. Frosty nights are slowing the transition from early spring to summer crops like tomatoes, cucumbers and French beans – it’s still too cold to plant them out. Also, this is when most overwintered crops come to an end so there’s a lull of a week or two until there’s more to harvest. All year round production in Cumbria is challenging!
The Cumbrian potatoes are Ambo. We also have English mushrooms, carrots, swedes, 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!