Veg Box Diaries (1)

Category Recipes

Thursday 26 June

Meat box:

  • Chicken Thighs
  • Gammon steaks
  • Venison

Veg Box (small)

  • Potatoes
  • Lettuce
  • Tomatoes
  • Bunch carrots
  • Broad beans
  • Broccoli

There is one thing about having a veg box – you have to eat vegetables. And because veg box vegetables are

  1. So expensive
  2. Organic

You feel obliged to use these vegetables and not throw them away.

Other veg this week (mostly from Sainsbury’s

  • Sweet corn
  • Baking potatoes
  • Avocado
  • Butternut squash
  • Mushrooms
  • Courgettes
  • Asparagus




Sweet corn followed by pasta with fresh tomato and Madeira sauce


Sticky maple gammon steak served with roast carrots, sweet corn and broccoli and potatoes


Saffron risotto with veg (asparagus, courgette, broad beans, carrot)


Salad followed by chicken curry (chicken thighs, carrots, butternut squash


Salad followed by chicken curry with Bombay potaoes


Salad followed by mushroom omelette and potato wedges