Vacancy in our team

We are recruiting a Goods, compliance & Data Co-ordinator! Fruitful Abundance is the area’s leading food rescue CIC: we measure our impact through the tonnes of produce we prevent from going into landfill and by the individuals, families and other organisations who benefit from our network of shops and cafes. We are fortunate to have a…

Volunteer Appeal

Fruitful Abundance couldn’t run without our wonderful teams of volunteers. Each team is made up of people with diverse backgrounds and life experience. As well as wanting to save good food from going to waste, it can be a great way to get work experience – or gain confidence as a stepping stone back to…

Bread Recipes

Even with our best efforts, bread is always is abundant supply at our projects. The chefs at The Good Plate have come up with some creative ideas for tackling the bread mountain. Breadcrumb Bites Recipe by The Good Plate Ingredients 350g stale bread, sliced large pinch of sea salt 3/4 tsp baking powder 75-80g butter/marg 1/2…

Good Plate Favourite

Fruity Curry from The Good Plate Ingredients  1-2 tbsp oil 2-4 cloves of garlic, finely chopped 1-2 onions or 6-10 shallots, finely chopped about 1 tsp ginger, finely chopped 1-2 tsp curry powder (any kind you like) 1 tsp water about 2 cupful vegetables: green beans, peppers, carrots, sweetcorn, peas, cauliflower, even salad leaves, ready-cooked…

Banana Heaven

Brown bananas can often end up in the bin, so Bec Groom gave us some of her favourite recipes for making the most of this wonderfully versatile fruit. Banana Pancakes 2 overripe bananas 2 eggs 1 tsp baking powder 1 tsp cinnamon Method Mix everything together. Heat a little oil in a frying pan. Add…