The ‘Flower Sprout’ A more subtle tasting combination of the two great, traditional European flavours of kale and Brussels sprouts. ‘Flower sprouts’ are highly versatile and look great, especially when lightly steamed. Very winter-hardy.
The ALIENS have landed at Real Veg Shack and brought lots of pumpkins!
Our plans for Spring / this year! Chickens Winter arriving in March really upset our girls so they decided to stop laying – sorry for all of you that have called for eggs and gone away disappointed… Henrietta says sorry…. Easter Chicks In the mean time we are incubating some eggs so fingers crossed we
The first leeks of the season are now available
Maris Peer Potatoes Make sure you call for some potatoes this weekend the variety at the moment is Maris Peer. A popular new potato with creamy skin and flesh and a good, firm texture when cooked. This variety is excellent for boiling, wedges and chipping. Try them and let us know what you think. Home Made Chutney
Real Veg Shack does not waste surplus produce – we make it into chutney! Choose from 5 different recipes Green Tomato Apple & Tomato Spicy Red Tomato Tomato & Chilli Beetroot Enjoy with cold meats, sandwiches, cheese…… or with Mark’s personal favourite a generous slice of pork pie! From your local butcher of course….
Handle with care Demon Red Chilli’s now available at the Real Veg Shack…. A hot variety of chilli peppers ideal to add “heat” to casseroles, stews and of course chilli-con-carne. Can be frozen and used straight from the freezer. Remember less is more! Add chillis one at a time and taste as you go, rather
Hurry a limited supply of pumpkins is now available. But don’t worry still all our other produce is still available which has been described as “so fresh and tastes so good!!” (Rachel Longley – thank you) HAD YOUR EGGS very nice i must say (Bob Moston – thanks) Pumpkins – £1 – 3 depending on size
Here is some of today’s seasonal produce. Prices as below Eggs £2.20 a dozen Potatoes £2 for 2Kg Carrots £1 a bunch Celery £1 a heart Kale 50p a bag Celeriac 50p a root Green beans 50p a bag Chard 50p a bag Cabbage Large £1 small 50p Kohl Rabi 50p Don’t see anything you
by the seeds that you sow! Just harvested these includes: carrots, beetroot, potatoes, parsnips, celery, kohl rabi, celeriac , kale – and we currently have eggs! Spent half an hour last night putting new chickens into their hut which they had decided to sleep under instead of in! Mr Fox would have had a feast!