Veg Box Newsletter w/c 15.10.18

Hello Folks, In this week’s pasta, pulse and grain selections, you’ll find some cupboard essentials and maybe some items you haven’t seen before. We’ve got our Grampian (Aberdeenshire) jumbo oats, macaroni pasta for the perfect mac & cheese (vegan recipe here), or pasta fagioli. Add potatoes, carrots or kale to use up what’s left of last week’s…

Munch of the Month | October & November

Afternoon folks, Congratulations to James, who won our Munch of the Month competition for August and September with his wonderful veg box creation of roasted custard squash and carrot, with tamarind, coconut, fennel, garam masala and toasted coriander seeds (pictured below). Thank you to everyone else who entered the competition! You can have a browse of…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 10.09.18

Hello Folks, A reminder that our Munch of the Month competition for August and September is well under way, so if you’d like to be in for the chance of winning a hamper of wares from our, make sure to enter! All you have to do is to share a photo of a dish you have…

Munch of the Month | August & September

Afternoon folks, We’ve had a wee summer break from Munch of the Month, but we’re back and ready for another competition! If you’re a veg box subscriber and would like to be in for a chance of winning a hamper of ethical goods from our shop then make sure to enter. All you have to do…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 13.08.18

Hello Folks, As usual, join your fellow subscribers over in the Facebook group, and check out our Veggiepedia for recipe suggestions. We’ll be popping extra courgettes for free in your veg boxes this week and next as our market garden is producing tonnes!  In the veg boxes this week: Small veg box Courgette Left Field,…

Munch of the Month | May & June

A very belated congratulations to Carrie who won our last round of Munch of the Month with her lemony leek and goats cheese tart, roasted Jerusalem artichokes with garlic and rosemary and a beetroot, potato and walnut salad. We sent Carrie a hamper of goods from the shop along with her latest veg box delivery….

Munch of the Month | March & April

Congratulations to Samantha Roman who won our Munch of the Month “Winter” competition with her squash bowl filled with a lemon mushroom soup garnished with the seeds from the squash. Samantha received a hamper filled with ethical goods from our shop with her latest veg box delivery. Thank you to everyone else who entered the…

Munch of the Month | Winter Edition

Just a wee announcement that our Munch of the Month competition is back on! For those (150+!!!) new subscribers who have joined us this month, this is our monthly photo competition giving you the chance to win a hamper of ethical goods from our shop. All you have to do to enter is to post…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 01.01.18

Hello folks, We hope you had a wonderful winter break and a fantastic Hogmanay! It’s been a hectic yet exciting first week back for us at Locavore with our veg box headquarters and packing operation moving into the back of our new premises on the corner of Victoria Road and Calder Street. This weekend, uplift…

Christmas Tree Competition

Tomorrow is the first day of our Christmas tree deliveries and time to announce that the LOCAVORE CHRISTMAS TREE COMPETITION has now opened! We’d like you to post photos of your Locavore trees showing off your tree-decorating skills… To enter, simply post a photo of your tree with the tag #locavorechristmas to either Facebook or…

Munch of the Month | Autumn Edition

Congratulations to Suzanne Rodden who won September’s Munch of the Month competition with her colourful jar pictured below of pickled carrot and cucumber with peppercorns, salt and coriander for banh mi sandwiches! Suzanne will receive a hamper filled with ethical goods from our shop with her next veg box delivery. Thanks to everyone else who…

Veg Box Newsletter 15/09/17

Morning Folks, That’s it for salad from Left Field for a little while now. There’ll be a break as we transition to hardier crops that will survive through the winter. We’re sowing a lot of spinach, chard, land cress and other hardy greens which should give us crops throughout the winter. Also our Rouken Glen…