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Summer Squash

Summer Squash This week in the box we’ve included a free delicious squash.  Although we tend to associate the squash with Autumn they are being harvested now – Summer squash produces fruit for several months, from mid-summer onwards, sometimes right up to the first frost. The squash in the boxes this week were literally picked today!…

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National Bacon Lover’s Day

National Bacon Lover’s Day National Bacon Lover’s Day is annually on August 20th, we sell the most delicious bacon via the Lowerfields Farm butchers on site.  They also source the bacon from Cameron Naughton, West Farm, Bishop Cannings who is part of the RSPCA assured scheme. So we’ve rounded up some of our favourite recipes that…

spanish stuffed marrows

Spanish Stuffed Marrows

Spanish Stuffed Marrows Time: 1 hr 20 mins Serves 6 Like its smaller cousin courgette, chunky marrows are great roasted with a strongly flavoured filling like paprika and chorizo. Ingredients 1 marrow 1 tbsp olive oil 1 onion, diced 2 garlic cloves, crushed 100g chorizo, chopped 1 tsp smoked paprika 1/2 tsp cayenne pepper 1/2…

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National Potato Day

National Potato Day National Potato Day is August 19, so if you like spuds, this one’s for you! Potatoes have been a popular food for centuries so it’s about time we recognise this versatile vegetable. Mashed, smashed, chipped, or covered in cheese, potatoes can be eaten with just about every meal — or as a…

Pork tenderloin and chipotle sauce

Feisty Fajitas

Enjoy some Feisty Fajitas Although we don’t have a national day for fajitas in the UK it is celebrated on the 18th August in the US, Tex-Mex cuisine has become more and more popular in the UK. National Fajita Day recognises the sizzling deliciousness of the savoury Tex-Mex flavour found in fajitas. Originally made from…

Lemon Meringue Cupcakes

Cupcake Day

Cupcake Day It’s no wonder we have a day to celebrate cupcakes because who doesn’t love them? It may be easy to grab a box of cupcakes off the supermarket shelf, but it’s super simple to make them at home. If you’re a beginner at home baking, see our basic vanilla and basic chocolate cupcake…

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Marvellous Marrow

Marvellous Marrow There’s no point in beating around the bush with this one, marrows are unglamorous and are an often overlooked vegetable. But don’t push them aside as they are fantastic flavour carriers and so you can use them as a canvas for some of your favourite things as well as making a generous dinner…

Rhubarb burnt cream

Rhubarb Burnt Cream

Rhubarb Burnt Cream Time: 1 hr Serves 6 Celebrate Rhubarb with this delicious recipe from Marco Pierre White. Ingredients 400g rhubarb 150g caster sugar 1 tbsp water For the burnt cream mix 900ml double cream 100ml whole milk 2 vanilla pods, halved and sliced lengthways 9 egg yolks 150g caster sugar, plus extra for topping…