23/01/2013Seasonal Fruits and Vegetables in April in the UK
Jersey Royal New Potatoes
Purple Sprouting Broccoli
BBC Good Food Seasonal Food Chart We found this really comprehensive seasonal food chart on the BBC Good Food pages. You can separate it out to see just vegetables, fruit, fish or meat which is helpful or there is an "all" chart which includes everything. We liked it particularly because if you select the "all" chart you will also get seasonal herbs which is dead useful and not included on most other charts. This means you can buy herbs when they are in season (if you don't grow ...
In April's story, Rhubarb has a cold, but doesn't want to miss out on his trip. It's a good opportunity to look at what we can do to improve our health, and take care of ourselves when we feel poorly. Illness and Wellness Activities ...
What Are The Foodies Books? The Foodies Books are a series of 12 illustrated stories for children aged under eight. The books are set in a veggie patch with a different story for each month of the year. In each story the fruit and vegetable characters are in season in the UK during that month. They are a gentle, fun way to get children more used to how basic British fruits and vegetables look and grow, and how the seasons affect our food. Each book also contains some factual i...
Eat Seasonably Interactive Season Chart This brilliant little seasonal chart created by Eat Seasonably helps you to find out what's in season in the UK. This tool is really really simple and COOL. The calendar allows you to click on a month and it will highlight one, two or three foods which are at their best this month - the website's recommendation for you to try while it's yummiest. It also gives you four to six other choices of fruits or vegetables in win...