Welcome to our first Wednesday veg box newsletter! As you should be aware now, we’ve changed our delivery days, here’s a reminder:
- Wednesday: Ayrshire, Glasgow south
- Thursday: Stirling, Edinburgh
- Friday: collections from our shop, Glasgow north
If you haven’t already, join our veg box community in our Facebook group, and enter our Month of Munch competition by posting a photo of your veg box creation with the tags #locavoremm and #locavorevegbox. For recipe suggestions, check out our veggiepedia.
For those of you who will receive your veg box on Friday, our online shop on the Open Food Network is open until 11pm tonight.
As it’s the last week of the month, we’re delivering treat boxes. There’s sweet or savoury to choose from, both containing £20 of delights.
In the veg boxes this week:
small: potatoes, carrots, onions, kohl rabi, cavolo nero, leeks
standard: potatoes, carrots, onions, kohl rabi, cavolo nero, leeks, cauliflower, little gem lettuce
large: potatoes, carrots, onions, kohl rabi, cavolo nero, leeks, cauliflower, savoy cabbage, little gem lettuce, portobello mushrooms
extra large: potatoes, carrots, onions, kohl rabi, butternut squash, cavolo nero, leeks, celery, cauliflower, savoy cabbage, little gem lettuce, portobello mushrooms
*UPDATE* In the Thursday/Friday standard, large & extra large boxes, the cauliflower may be replaced with tomatoes, squash or cabbage due to quality control.
fruit #1: mandarins
fruit #2: kiwi
fruit #3: Beurre Hardy pears
fruit #4: Red Star Ruby grapefruit
fruit #5: Rajka apples (grown in Scotland!)
small additional foreign veg: shallots, avocado, green peppers
standard additional foreign veg : shallots, cocktail vine tomatoes, avocado, green pepper
The Locavore Team