There’s some purple power to look forward to next week. Red cabbage gets its glorious hue from the natural plant pigment anthocyanin, which contains antioxidant properties. Will you rustle up a colourful, crunchy coleslaw salad, or simmer it with some apple and fennel seeds for a hearty side dish? And if you’ve never tried parsley root before, now’s your chance! Resembling a parsnip, the parsley root tastes of (you guessed it) parsley, parsnip and also a bit like celeriac.
We hope you like this package again, please don’t forget to change your status by Sunday 8 p.m. if necessary!
In next Wednesday’s vegetable package:
- 1 red cabbage | Gebroeders Kors, Oud-Karspel
- 150 g winter purslane | Beversoord, Strijensas and Peter Boer in Zwijndrecht
- 400 g turnips | Lepelaar in Sint Maarten
- 600 g sweet potato | Waog in Neer
- 500 g carrot mix | Krispijn vd Dries in Ens
- 400 g parsley root | P. v.d. Erve, Goudswaard
- 400 g red onion | P. v.d. Erve, Goudswaard
We also sell: Haagse Sambal, chocolate, bread, eggs and cheese.
Your weekly vegetable box is the result of the joint effort of many participants of the Lekkernassûh community. If you would like to help out on Wednesdays, please fill in the Market schedule. If you would like to participate in another form, why not check out our vacancies.
Are you picking up your package from the Gymzaal? Please don’t forget to only place your bicycles in the designated bicycle stands (across the street), to make sure we don’t inconvenience our neighbors. Thank you in advance!
Paying with Timebank hours
You can use Timebank hours to pay for your vegetable package, but also for example for cheese and products from the package-free shop. You can earn Timebank hours by helping out as a volunteer, for example at the market. Want to know more? Check it out here.
The package free shop is open every Saturday from 11:00 until 13:30. Extended opening hours require more volunteers. Would you like to help? Sign up via this link. More info about the shop can be found here.
Don’t forget to change your status!
If you would like to pick up your veggie package on Wednesday, your account needs to be set on ACTIEF before Sunday at 8 pm. If you don’t want a Lekkernassûh package coming Wednesday, your account has to be on PAUZE before Sunday at 20:00 h. In this way, we can ensure that we buy in the right amount of vegetables, and combat food waste together. Thank you! More information on how to change your status can be found here.