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Fruit and Vegetables in Season in November

fruit and vegetables in season in November

fruit and vegetables in season in November

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Time for my monthly look at what fruit and vegetables are in season.  In November pickings are getting a bit slim where fruit is concerned (hope you like apples and pears!), but thankfully there’s still a lot of great quality vegetables in season.  November is all about potatoes and red cabbage – they’re at their best this month – but look out for artichokes and butternut squash too.

Fruit in Season in November in the UK

fruit in season in november

Apples (Cox, Red Pippin, Golden Delicious and Empire are all common in season varieties to look out for)

Pears

Quince

 

Vegetables in Season in November in the UK

fruit in season in november uk

Artichoke

Beetroot

Brussels Sprouts

Butternut Squash

Cabbage (Savoy, Spring Green, Red and White)

Carrots

Cauliflower

Celeriac

Celery

Chicory

Horseradish

Jerusalem Artichoke

Kale

Kohlrabi

Leeks

Parsnip

Potatoes (maincrop)

Pumpkin

Salsify

Shallots

Swede

Turnips

Wild Mushrooms (here’s a handy guide to dry mushrooms if you’ve got too many!)

Herbs & Nuts in Season in November in the UK

herbs in season in november

Chestnuts

Cobnuts

Rosemary

Sage

Watercress

And there is your definitive guide to what’s in season in November.  What’s on your menu this month?  I’m planning lots of mashed potato, some braised red cabbage with apple, and more tasty comfort food!  And don’t forget to download the printer friendly version of this post to help keep you right when you’re doing your shopping!

Images courtesy of Pixabay

Autumn, Food & Drink

Fruit and Vegetables in Season in October

fruit and vegetables in season in October

fruit and vegetables in season in October

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Wondering what’s in season this month?  Well October sees sweetcorn and cox apples at their very best.  This is good news for me as I absolutely adore sweet corn, fresh on the cob!  But October isn’t just about sweet corn and apples, there are still lots of other fresh fruit and vegetables in season in October in the UK.  Here is the complete guide to what’s in season this month:

Fruit In Season In October

Cox Apples

Crab Apples

Damsons

Elderberries (try this delicious spiced elderberry syrup)

Pears

Quince

Vegetables In Season In October

Artichoke

Beetroot

Broccoli

Brussels Sprouts (try this tasty Brussels Sprout Gratin)

Butternut squash (try roasting your butternut squash seeds to make a tasty snack too!)

Cabbage – White, Savoy, Spring Green & Red

Carrots

Cauliflower

Celeriac

Celery

Chicory

Fennel

Garlic

Horseradish

Kale

Kohlrabi

Leeks

Lettuce

Marrows

Parsnips

Potatoes

Pumpkin

Rocket

Runner Beans

Salsify

Shallots

Spinach

Squash

Swede

Sweetcorn

Turnip

Watercress

Wild Mushrooms  (see my post on how to dry mushrooms if you have too many!)

Herbs In Season In October

Chestnuts

Chives

Cobnuts

Curly Parsley

Rosemary

Sage

Sorrel

Thyme

What’s on your menu this month?  I’m going to try and eat as much corn on the cob as is humanly possible!  Slathered in butter of course!  And don’t forget to download the printer friendly guide to this post to help keep you right when you’re doing your shopping!

Images courtesy of Pixabay.