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The Great Allotment Cookbook

Over 200 great recipes from plot to plate

  • Paperback
  • £7.99

* The 'Grow your own' trend is booming. With a surge in allotment use, some areas of the country have a 10-year waiting list for a plot. TV chefs are inspiring us to plant pots, allotments and even window sills to provide fresh vegetables for our plates. In the last two years sales of vegetable seeds have risen by more than 40 per cent. * Beautiful, rustic feel and great value for money package. * The perfect purchase for a new breed of allotment enthusiast who is looking for tasty ways to cook their produce, as well as those who order veg boxes and enjoy fresh, seasonally-grown food.

With the ever-increasing popularity of allotment gardening, this book offers over 200 fresh and flavoursome ways to cook and enjoy home-grown fruit and vegetables.Whether you've just plucked some mouth-watering carrots from your plot or are dealing with a sudden glut of courgettes, you will never lack inspiration again. Choose from a host of delicious seasonal soups and salads, light meals, main courses and desserts, plus a wide range of tasty pickles and preserves. Also featuring essential growing tips and advice on how to store and preserve your harvest, this book shows you how to celebrate your produce all year round.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9781856753098
  • Publication date: 02 Feb 2009
  • Page count: 256
  • Imprint: Gaia
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