Consuming The Harvest

While Pottering About At Home In Norfolk

Ugly fruit and veg make a comeback

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Ugly fruit and veg make a comeback: ”

Wonky cucumbers and comedy carrots are staging a comeback thanks to a European Union decision to scrap stringent rules which stipulate that only the most perfect-looking produce adorns supermarket shelves.

(Via The Independent – Food & Drink RSS Feed.)
About time, too! Since when did visual perfection have anything to do with nutritional value or taste?


Written by kadeeae

November 14, 2008 at 11:53 am

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  1. I was so glad when I heard this on the news. I’ve always thought it was such a waste chucking it out just because it’s the wrong shape.


    November 15, 2008 at 4:28 pm

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