Tom Moggach's blog

Grower Profile: Molyneux Kale Company

A picture of Gwyneth Paltrow enjoys pride of place on Chris Molyneux's desk.

Fruit & Vegetable Market Report [NOV]

What are they gawping at? Two of the wholesalers are in deep discussion - possibly football or perhaps trying to identify a variety of winter squash.

Fruit & Vegetable Market Report [OCT]

Sometimes even the experts are stumped. Here's Les, one of the regular buyers, hunting for background info on some of the first dazzling clementines to hit the market.

Fruit & Vegetable Market Report [SEP]

Of all the months, September wins hands down.

Fruit & Vegetable Market Report [AUG]

Three British beauties headline this month. First, these perfect Bobby beans from the Wye Valley - love the packaging!

Fruit & Vegetable Market Report [JUL]

Meet Matt - a lucky grocer. His fruit stall is outside Vauxhall Station, just a few minutes from the Market, so he can grab some extra sleep each morning.

Fruit & Vegetable Market Report [JUN]

For top notch ingredients this June, look no further than these beauties below - asparagus and garlic scapes, the flowering shoot of a garlic plant.

Fruit & Vegetable Market Report [MAY]

Arrive early to catch the freshly cut asparagus – it’s flying out of the Market. Purple and white spears also available.

Customer Profile: The Olive Branch

It’s a 180-mile round trip to the Market for Sean Hope – a dash down the A1.