Your Receipt... 16th March 2009
You can always order your
favourite fruits and veggies
as an extra, side order to
your weekly box. Our prices
are better than ever:
This week you can sample the first of
• Capel Organic’s white
mushrooms from Simon Weir’s verdant mint from his
Suffolk are now £1.09 New Forest herb patch. This is the
for 250g. first of his spring and summer crop
– perfect for Moroccan‐style fresh
• Organic broccoli down
to £1.99 for 500g (was
£2.79) We’ve also just launched our Spring
If you’d like to get in touch, please Wine Case. It’s full of soft, subtle,
• Homegrown organic
floral organic wines. From £47.99 for 6
feel free, but make sure you
include your account number or
carrots just 66p for
VAT number 918 0962 09 500g (was 75p) bottles….
VAT is charged at 15%
on standard rated goods.
Eco‐friendly Easter... A Mother’s Day treat...
Hop to it… 2. Remove from the heat and stir
Sussex chocolatier Cocoa Loco has
created the ultimate, child‐friendly in the grated lemon zest, juice, and
We’ve just unveiled our Easter Easter egg alternative: the most the desiccated coconut.
range! This year, we have a adorable chocolate bunnies on a lolly
wonderful array of goodies for you stick. Not only are they as sweet as 3. Leave to cool, then refrigerate
– from chocolate eggs, floppy‐eared can be, the organic cacao they source
rabbit gingerbread biscuits and the is grown in gaps in the rainforest for 2 hours, until firm. Place
freshest hot cross buns you’ll come canopy, not from clear‐cut areas. teaspoons of the mixture on a
across – unless you bake your own! parchment paper‐lined tray and
Our Easter range is also full of Cocoa Loco has other green
fantastic eco‐friendly stories. credentials. Each week, the amount refrigerate 2 hours more.
of rubbish produced by their
Let’s start with our hot cross buns. business is equal to just one 4. Roll into balls, then coat with
We’ve sourced them from a handful household bin. Everything else is
of traditional‐method, regional recycled. All the packaging they use either toasted desiccated coconut,
bakers. Long Crichel Bakery, set in is bio‐degradable and compostable
White Chocolate, Coconut and Lemon Truffles toasted almond flakes, or grated
a stunning 18th century stable and there is not a scrap of plastic to
be seen. chocolate (dark or white).
block on an organic estate in
Wimborne, Dorset, is one of them.
These decadent truffles are an easy, light and
They grow their own wheat, fruit, "We’d rather give you more chocolate 5. Keep refrigerated until ready to
luxurious way to end a Sunday feast. Or,
vegetables and herbs – all of which and less packaging,” says Simon serve.
are poured into their lovingly‐made Pattinson of Montezuma, another you can simply wrap them up and give them
breads and cakes. one of our Easter chocolatiers. He
and his wife Helen have created to Mum (or Granny) as a gift. Makes 30.
Jamie and Rose Campbell gave up some stunning chocolate mini eggs
careers as architects to bake fresh, for us. The flavours are amazing –
organic bread. They actually built milk chocolate with peppermint and 80ml Berkeley Farm luxury Onions are springing from the
the wood‐fired oven in the bakery vanilla and dark chocolate with pouring cream ground. Take advantage of the
themselves and they only use wood orange and geranium! 250g organic white chocolate glut with 20% off orders placed
from local, sustainable forests to (chopped) this week. We’ll help you use
fire it! Simon says. “We’ve moved back to 1 teaspoon grated lemon zest them up with next week’s
our roots with loads of handmade recipe… an Alsace onion tart.
chocolate presented with minimal 2 tsp fresh lemon juice
45g desiccated coconut, plus You’ll need…
extra for decorating
So with all these artisan Plain white flour Unsalted butter
chocolatiers supplying our Easter 1. Heat the cream and white Half‐fat crème fraiche 3 Eggs
goodies this year, there’s plenty of Smoked streaky bacon Onions
choice., All are available to order now chocolate in a heat‐proof bowl
for delivery between 23rd March and over a pot of simmering water Caster sugar
10th April (Good Friday). until the chocolate has only just order online at www.abelandcole.co.uk