Fruit and Vegetables in Season In August

fruit and vegetables in season in august

Aah, August.  August is probably my favourite summer month, produce wise – the shops are just heaving with fresh local produce.  August sees cos lettuce, plums and raspberries at their best, but there are heaps and heaps of other stuff in season too right now.  Here is the guide to what fruit and vegetables are in season in August – and don’t forget to print off the free printer friendly version of this list to help you buy British when you’re at the shops.  You can find it here: Fruit and Vegetables in Season in August.

fruit in season in August

Fruit In Season In August

Blackberries (try this blackberry and vanilla jam, and also tips on how to make berries last longer)

Bilberries

Blueberries

Bramley Apples

Cherries

Gooseberries (try this Gooseberry Clafoutis recipe!)

Greengages

Loganberries

Plums

Raspberries

Redcurrants

Strawberries (recipes to try: Strawberry Scones; Strawberry Butter; Strawberry & Basil Cocktail)

vegetables in season in august

 

Vegetables In Season In August

Artichokes

Aubergines

Beetroot

Broad Beans

Broccoli

Cabbage (Red, Savoy and Spring Green)

Carrots

Cauliflower

Celery

Chillies

Courgettes

Cucumber (see this pickled cucumber with fennel flowers recipe – it’s so tasty!)

Fennel

French Beans

Garlic

Jersey Royal Potatoes

Kohl Rabi

Lettuce (Cos and Iceberg)

Marrow

New Potatoes

Onions

Pak Choi

Peas

Radishes

Rocket

Runner Beans

Samphire

Spinach

Spring Onions (see this handy guide on how to store spring onions for longer)

Squash

Sweetcorn

Tomatoes

Turnips

Watercress

herbs in season in august

Herbs In Season In August

Basil

Chervil

Chives

Coriander

Dill

Oregano

Mint

Parsley (curly and flat-leafed)

Rosemary

Sage

Sorrel

Tarragon

Thyme

What are you planning on cooking or baking this month?  I’m all about the cucumber and raspberries this month – I cannot get enough of either!

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