Green beans and mushrooms


Got some new season organic green beans in your veg box and want to jazz them up? Here’s one way to do it. Recipe adapted from Later in the summer you could swap in runner beans – cut into thin slices, diagonally.

Tofu in sambal with cashews and ginger pickle


Welcome to the first in our series of staff favourite recipes! Introducing Steve, one of the newest members of the team, who does delivery driving 2 days a week in Nether Edge, Greystones and Crookes. Steve also runs Unbeatable Energy – doing African Drumming workshops for schools, businesses and communities. He’s chosen an Ottolenghi recipe from The Guardian that showcases some of …

Cucumbers! – and ‘The Flavour Thesaurus’


Ever need inspiration for an item in your veg box, but bored with your cookbooks and Google a bit overwhelming? We can recommend a gem of a book – The Flavour Thesaurus by Niki Segnit, a beautifully written, indexed guide to flavour combinations. Along with recipes and anecdotes, it has fascinating detail on why certain food pairings please the palate. …