Fruit-in-the-Spotlight: Apples

12 09 2010

Forget “tablets” and the new iPhone 4 “changing everything. Again.” We still think the best kind of apple is the eating kind and at least these ones DO grow on trees. For all the fascinating facts, a how-to guide on home drying, and eight apple recipes, including cosy, baked, stuffed apples, and the original walforf salad … Read on!


August’s First Fruit in the Spotlight: Apples

30 06 2009
howd you like them apples?

how'd you like them apples?

This month we asked a VegBox Regular to be our “Appointed August Apple Afficionado”. Read on to discover what Denise Tolson had to say to us about her love of apples, to find out what kinds of apples are in season in the UK when, and to find recipes for Grilled Apple Sandwiches, Apple Sauce and Smoked Haddock with Apples and Spinach.

Anyone for tennis? Wimbledon Juice Recipe

16 06 2009
wimbledon juice

wimbledon juice

Well the men’s qualifiers have started, and the first day of Wimbledon (22nd June) is approaching fast.

If you’re planning on tuning in, and if the idea of coughing up for champagne is less than appealing, how about trying a British seasonal fruit juice perfect for mid-Summer?

We’ve called it Wimbledon Juice in honour of the sporting season.