French toast with rhubarb

Lisa

Love this time of year on the food front. It may be the hungry gap, but we also have the pleasure of two magnificent UK organic crops in season now:  rhubarb and asparagus. Both are available to order online as extras for your box order. Here’s a simple but luscious French toast recipe, from edinburghfarmshop.co.uk.  Alternatively, stewed rhubarb is excellent …

Rhubarb and star anise sorbet

Lisa

Let our organic fruit boxes help you stay cool and refreshed in the July heat.  Have a go at a homemade, fruity ice-cream or sorbet! Recipe by Edd Kimber on bbcgoodfood.com. If you don’t have quite the rhubarb weight, supplement with some strawberries – or reduce everything proportionately. Adding vodka or gin helps make the sorbet more scoopable. Summer rhubarb …

Rhubarb Crumble Tray bake Cake

Francesca

So happy to see succulent rhubarb stalks gracing our fruit boxes again. This is a crowd-pleasing way to cook and eat them – rhubarb crumble in cake form – an easy and delicious recipe from janespatisserie.com. Cut into squares and serve with cream, custard or yogurt or vegan alternative. Meanwhile, hot off the press in Veg News: organic asparagus are …