Tender and delicious, purple sprouting broccoli is a true early Spring gem. Its dazzling deep green and purple tones look stunning. Originally from the Mediterranean region, it has been grown in the UK for some time now and in season from February to April. Purple sprouting broccoli makes a perfect side dish as well as a tasty addition to pasta, risotto, […]
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A vegetarian barbecue is a lot of fun. and with many meat-free options available there is no need for vegetarians, vegans and flexitarians to feel left behind. If the prospect of a big cookout feels a bit daunting just follow these simple rules: Keep it simple: instead of mixing too many cuisines, stick to 1 […]
June is of course the season of British strawberries and sadly the last we see of British asparagus. Our bursting salad garden has been relocated on the roof top of the kitchen extension away from snails and slugs. I have also added to our herb garden some delicious new varieties including Moroccan Mint, Black Mint, Lemon […]
May is a great month to get outside and get busy in the garden. Our urban veg patch has been filled up last weekend with a Rocket Garden Vegetable Garden. Now we just have to keep foxes, slugs and snails out of it! I also finally got to re-organise my overgrowing herb garden (and make space for […]
Are you looking to inspire someone to eat less meat this Holiday season? Or do you know a flexitarian, vegetarian or vegan you are not quite sure what to buy for? From growing your own to magazines and foraging courses, here is a selection of Christmas gifts bound to suit all. 1. Rocket Gardens […]
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