Important changes to our delivery service

Reluctantly, we are having to make a few changes to our delivery service. After this Friday, 25th May, we will no longer be able to deliver to such a wide radius of 20 miles. We are only a very small business and to keep the costs down we are going to have to reduce our […]

Meet Helen from Helen Buff Handmade Chocolates

Meet Helen (on the right in the picture above), our wonderful new handmade chocolate producer, showcasing her Easter offerings at Louisa’s Place recently. Helen’s passion for making chocolate followed a lovely girly afternoon one Christmas, making chocolate snowmen and handbags under the supervision of her very patient chocolate master neighbour! She decided to take the […]

Kale, Potato & Shallot soup

Don’t be put off by the simple list of ingredients.  I guarantee this soup is truly nutritious and delicious but only if made with ingredients bought from edible16.  It’s the local provenance that makes the difference!  If you need a bay leaf put a note on your order, we’ll pop some in your shopping for […]

Announcing New edible16!

Welcome to NEW edible16 Hundreds of local products, dozens of local suppliers – all in one place In 2014, Sustainable Harborough established edible16 as a not-for-profit click and collect online shopping service for the people of Market Harborough. Sourcing a number of local suppliers, edible16 focused on locally produced food and drink to reduce food miles meaning […]

Good for the Environment, Good for You!

Andy Pearman from Pearmans Farm Shop delivers vegetables freshly picked on his market garden at Billesdon to edible16 for packing into customer delivery boxes. Andy uses no chemical weedkillers, insecticides, or fertilisers at all.  Instead, the fertility and health of the soil is maintained by spreading compost and rotted animal manures and by using a […]

Behind the Scenes at edible16

Edible16 has over 600 products from over 20 local producers available for ordering from our online shop ordering by wednesday midnight for delivery on friday from 4pm – 8pm. How do we make this work ? Let us peep behind the scenes . Thursday morning after the shopping window has closed, the edible16 operations team […]

Festive food hampers coming soon!

If you are looking for something different to give as a Christmas present this year how about a festive food hamper? You have the choice of two fantastic hampers full of delicious local food and drink, each packaged in a jute bag with tag for your personal message. The Christmas Gift Hamper contains white wine, chocolate & […]

Pie & a pint – a perfect Saturday night in!

For all you craft ale lovers out there, we thought that we would ask Duncan Murray Wines to provide us with their choice of ale to go with Waterloo Cottage Farm’s delicious Steak & Ale Pie. They have suggested our very own Market Harborough Brewery’s Premium Brown and here is what they have to say […]

Ch Ch Ch Changes

Lots of changes here this week at edible16. We hope that you will approve! We have removed the £2 handling charge We are now a delivery only service and will deliver to your door for free There is a minimum order of £10 We have increased our delivery radius to 20 miles of central Market […]

Chocolate, chocolate & more chocolate!

If you love all things chocolate you will be pleased to know that Nenette Chocolates is back! Old favourites include Lemon and Kirsch, Raspberry, Dark Chocolate Ganache and Ginger Salted Caramel Truffles. But there are some new things to try. How about Sloe Gin with Dark Chocolate Ganache made using local Warner Edwards Gin? Or why not indulge […]

They Came, They Saw …..

…. and They Picked! Thanks to everyone who came along to the Meet The Producer Event on Sunday. The lucky participants got to go home with bags and punnets full of produce which they harvested themselves from Judy’s allotment – blackberries, raspberries, plums, courgettes, potatoes, runner beans, French beans, beetroot, kale and the first sweetcorn […]