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

Robin Stevens rdstevens at gmail.com
Wed Apr 10 13:56:59 BST 2019

Buss on Keynsham High Street.

On Tue, Apr 9, 2019 at 3:10 PM Steve Kirtley <steve.kirtley at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> Moorlands Road was a good shout - nice variety and all seems very fresh.
> Cheers Dan.
>
> On Thu, Apr 4, 2019 at 4:11 PM Daniel Hilton <daniel.hilton at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
> > Or Radford farm do one just to the south of Bath.
> >
> > The fruit and veg shop on moorlands road was always good.
> >
> > Bath has too high a rent for fruit and veg shops :-/
> >
> > On Thu, 4 Apr 2019 at 16:07, David Hodgkinson <davehodg at gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > > 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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