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What’s in the bags this week – 7 June

Here are the details of this week’s box scheme fruit and veg bags. Tempted? Join the box scheme here. Standard vegetable bags have Colleen New potatoes, broad beans, summer cabbage, Little Gem lettuces, spring onions (Essex), carrot bunch (Norfolk), wet …

Cucumber and Mint Gazpacho

1 cucumber, deseeded and roughly chopped 1 pepper, deseeded and roughly chopped 2 garlic cloves 1 small avocado (optional) bunch spring onions, chopped small bunch mint, chopped 150ml plain yogurt 2 tbsp white wine vinegar few shakes green Tabasco sauce …

Madhur Jaffrey’s simple Cucumber Salad

275 g cucumber, about 25cm 1/3 tsp salt pinch  cayenne pepper freshly ground black pepper 1/3 tsp roasted and ground cumin seeds 1 lemon, juice only Peel the cucumber and cut it into half, crosswise or three pieces if your …