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Crop Report:
 
Strawberries are starting to get harder to pick now as the season moves on.  There is still fruit but it is a lot smaller (nice and sweet though!) than earlier in the season.  Don't expect it to jump out at you!
 
Raspberries are feeling the pressure of heavy picks and are struggling to keep up with demand!
 
Blackcurrants are still plentiful, now would be a great time to get your freezer filled and the jam made.
 
Redcurrants are now a little sparse however we also have white currants.
 
There has been a lot of rain over the past few days so we would recommend wellie boots as it is a bit muddy out on the farm.
 

 

 

If Craigie’s is about anything, it’s about the pleasure of enjoying good food.

So, we’re passionate about the taste of produce that’s really fresh because it’s as seasonal and local to our farm shop located to the west of Edinburgh.

That’s as true for what’s served in our farmhouse cafĂ© as what you’ll find on our shelves. Some comes direct from our farm, some from small suppliers and farmers a little further afield. Wherever it hails from, we think it’s important to know its origins.

And finally, in our cafe, we believe that good eating starts with the best ingredients, skillfully-prepared to make the very most of their freshness and big, bold flavours. Nothing too fancy: good, honest food, with a menu that changes with what’s freshest and in season.

The way we see it, the simple pleasures in life almost always turn out to be the best.

Seasonality

At Craigie’s, we believe in seasonality - eating things when they are in season.

We don’t see the sense in flying in fresh food from distant continents or after it’s been in cold store for months and months.

Fruit and veg in season is tastier and, more often than not, cheaper. Of course, you can buy strawberries all year round, but eat one in February and it simply won’t compare with June’s sweet, fresh crop.

Follow the seasons and you can look forward to different treats all year round!

 

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