Produce that is grown locally in it’s season will always taste better, that’s why when designing their dishes our chefs work hard to highlight the seasonal ingredient rather than hiding it in a mix of flavours – when seasonality is concerned less is definitely more. Each month we are going to be putting together a series or hints and tips, maybe a few recipes, focusing around what you should be cooking and eating in that month.
In season - May, lettuce
In Season - May | Watergate Bay Hotel, Cornwall
In Season - February. Scallops are an expensive but delicious seafood comprising of two fan-shaped shells which contain rounds of firm white flesh, sometimes with the edible cream and orange coral attached.
In Season - February. Cavolo Nero is a loose-leafed cabbage from Tuscany, Italy, with very dark green, almost black, leaves, hence it’s name, black cabbage.