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Blackcurrants

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The most intensely coloured and flavoured of all currants, blackcurrants are highly aromatic and

Banana

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Probably the best known, most popular tropical fruit, their name probably derives from the Arabic

Apricot

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A relative of the peach, nectarine, plum and cherry, apricots are fragrant, with a soft, velvety

Strawberry

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Once available in Britain for just a brief period during the summer, strawberries are now a year-

Lamb's lettuce

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Sometimes known as Corn Salad, lamb's lettuce has long spoon-shaped dark leaves and a distinc

Gooseberry

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The size of large grapes, but with a more spherical shape, gooseberries are related to the blackc

Watercress

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With deep green leaves, and crisp, paler stems, watercress is related to mustard and is one of th

Mackerel

Mackerel is a firm-fleshed, torpedo-shaped sea fish.

Salmon

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With its delicate, sweet flesh and wide availability, salmon is one of the most popular fish.

Potato

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The world's favourite root vegetable, the potato comes in innumerable varieties.

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