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  • Greendale Love Local Food Festival Announced image

    Greendale Love Local Food Festival Announced

    We’re super-excited to announce the first ever Greendale Love Local Food Festival! Bringing a taste of the countryside to Exeter city centre, this family-friendly event takes place on August 10th at historic Exeter Castle from 10am until 7pm. The festival is completely free with no tickets required, just come along!

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    Our Top 3 Asparagus Recipes

    It’s asparagus season - and we believe British is best! As the image above shows, the home-grown spears (top) are much larger than their imported counterparts, with a greater spear-to-stem ratio, too. The British asparagus season lasts for just a few short weeks, so enjoy them while stocks last! Check out our top 3 tasty asparagus recipes below...

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    Our Top 5 Spring Recipes

    With days getting longer and temperatures creeping up, we naturally move to put away the stew pots and casserole dishes, and give our weekly menus a shake up in favour of something lighter. We’ve put together our top 5 recipes for Spring to help you ring the changes, and celebrate our seasonal heroes!

  • Love Your Leftovers - Using Up Hot Cross Buns image

    Love Your Leftovers - Using Up Hot Cross Buns

    It’s hard to beat a freshly-toasted hot cross bun with butter or clotted cream, and for that reason it’s pretty rare to find any leftovers round here! However, those of you capable of exercising a bit more restraint may find yourselves with spare hot cross buns sitting sadly in the bread bin, once the Easter festivities are over, and if they’re too stale to freeze it can be hard to know quite what to do with them.

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    Meet the Greendale Butchers

    To celebrate National Butcher's Week (Monday 4th - Sunday 10th March) we want to showcase the talented team behind the Greendale butcher counter.

  • Choco Crinkle Cookies - An Edible Gift for Mum image

    Choco Crinkle Cookies - An Edible Gift for Mum

    With a little adult help (though Mums are officially excused!), children can follow this easy recipe to make a personal, home-made gift that tastes every bit as good as it looks.

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    DIY Cookie Jar

    If you can’t gift a box of home-made cookies, why not gift the next-best thing; the certainty of home-made cookies in the near future!

  • Sidbury Mill Easy Wholemeal Bread image

    Sidbury Mill Easy Wholemeal Bread

    Sidbury Mill flour has a nice fine texture and plenty of protein so you may be surprised that you can use it on its own and you will get nice open textured and well risen bread.

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    Sidbury Mill Welsh Pancakes

    These Welsh pancakes are almost a cross between a crumpet and a buttermilk drop scone and are traditionally eaten on Shrove Tuesday in Wales.

  • Surf & Turf: A Match Made In Heaven! image

    Surf & Turf: A Match Made In Heaven!

    Typically made with pan-fried beef steak and prawns, Surf & Turf – or ‘Beef & Reef’ if you’re Australian - is a perfect partnership between fantastic farm produce and high-quality fresh fish (both of which you’ll find in abundance here at Greendale!).

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