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[_] OT - Bristol/Bath/Surrounding - best greengrocer / fresh fruit and veg market stalls

David Hodgkinson davehodg at gmail.com
Thu Apr 4 16:06:49 BST 2019

That would be Riverford or Abel and Cole. Now we’re getting out of winter veg, should be better.

> On 4 Apr 2019, at 15:44, Lewis Dexter Litanzios <mail at ldexterldesign.co.uk> wrote:
> 
> Hi Steve,
> 
> If you're not fussy then a fallback could be researching a reputable local delivery box service
> 
> If they are good then they'll have an ethical supply chain in place to offer you what's in season, fresh and delicious for a fair price and you'll have the excuse to cook some new veg' types
> 
> When I lived in Bristol I didn't buy organic or grow my own food (now I do) so unfortunately can't recommend specific vendors
> 
> I don't miss carrying a huge bag of food home every weekend!
> 
> Hope this helps
> 
> Good luck
> 
>> On 04/04/2019 14:24, Steve Kirtley wrote:
>> Afternoon all,
>> 
>> After 2 years living in Wales I'm back in England and living in Bath.
>> 
>> Mostly enjoying the change - but made the dire mistake of buying
>> supermarket fruit and veg for the first time in years and now really
>> missing my local fruit and veg stall over in Wales. They tended to pick up
>> from the wholesalers down in Cardiff and sell out in a day so everything
>> was crazy fresh and lasted a good week or two in the fridge...
>> 
>> What are your top tips for good greengrocers / fruit and veg market stalls
>> around these parts?
>> So far I've tried a couple of shops in Bath (one on Chelsea Road, one part
>> of a deli just off the Royal Crescent) and tried the market stall in
>> Kingsmead Square and had varying success.
>> Last weekend went to the stalls in the Fruit and Veg Wholesalers over in
>> Bristol which was great value but limited choice...
>> 
>> Thanks in advance,
>> 
>> Steve
>> 
>> (Flash is Pants)
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