Once he crossed the trail of Numa, the lion, pausing for a moment to hurl a soft fruit
at the snarling face of his enemy, and to taunt and insult him, calling him eater of carrion and brother of Dango, the hyena.
This week's recipe, as promised, features our lovely Scottish soft fruits
Blackcurrants are regarded as one of the easiest soft fruits
to produce because harvest is mechanised and the fruit is grown in the open air rather than under plastic.
Angus Soft Fruits
, the family business that James is part of, has been supplying Aldi for several years now, ensuring its customers get the very best of what Scotland's larder has to offer.
The family firm has been farming soft fruits
The berries available at Grange Farm Soft Fruits
, Copston Magna
Rinse soft fruits
and berries, place into a mixing bowl and squash it down with a fork.
Our cool temperate climate, especially south facing slopes influenced by the warm Gulf Stream, is ideal for soft fruits
All soft fruits
should be planted in a sheltered spot away from frost pockets.
Maitre Prunille handles many soft fruits
, which are packed into Stabilo or Qpatroseal bags for both home and export markets.
Another recent item to be added to the Gourmet Depot catalogue is the company's Trophy Premium Soft Fruits
. These products have been greatly popular within the European market and are high in fiber, low in calories as well as being sodium and fat free - making them the ideal snack for the health conscious Canadian this summer.