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Recipe of the week:

Creamy polenta with green asparagus

Creamy polenta with green asparagus

A deliberately creamy polenta (because we won't be grilling it afterwards), into which we'll add green asparagus and spring onion, cooked separately.

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In May...

Just coming into season: Pineapples, Strawberries, Courgette, Leek, Potatoes, Purple globe artichokes, Tomato, Globe artichokes, Aubergines (eggplants), Cauliflower, Cucumber,
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End of season for: Oranges, Grapefruit, Red cabbage, Mont-d'Or,
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