Seasonal Produce In March
As spring is rapidly approaching, so is the variety of fruits and vegetables in season this March. Keep reading to find out what’s being grown around you and some of our favourite plant-based recipes championing those ingredients.
What produce is in season in March?
As the sun continues to grace us with its presence for longer each day, this is the perfect time to re-tune what’s in season and growing all around us.
In the UK in March you’ll be able to easily pick up:
- Spring greens
- Purple sprouting broccoli
- Spring onions
The best imported seasonal produce
This is also a great time of year to enjoy what’s seasonal in warmer but not-too-distant regions too. Expect to see plenty of:
- Blood oranges
Seasonal recipes for March
Now for the exciting bit – what to do with all this seasonal produce in the kitchen
Enjoy a slice (or two) of crisp pastry topped with a creamy filling and fresh, tender veg – AKA this seasons’ best greens which help pack each mouthful with flavour and vibrancy.
Charring spring onions naturally creates a deeply caramelised flavour that works wonderfully with the deep, nutty taste of sesame. Dinner = sorted.
You can make this (breakfast) pudding the night before and enjoy it’s sweet, tangy flavours knowing it’s going to power you through your day.
by Fabian Jackson
Fabian is one of our lovely Content Marketing Assistants who loves writing almost as much as he loves coffee, old episodes of Escape to the Country (no judgement here), and cooking up a storm in his kitchen.