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Local food supplier keeping Yorkshire chefs excited

Purple broccoli at Class One Direct

Published at 11:35am 13th September 2018. (Updated at 12:33pm 13th September 2018)

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Purple brocolli, yellow beetroot, purple carrots and mutlicoloured tomatoes... fresh produce supplier Class One Direct are keeping the chefs of Yorkshire excited!

Bored of bangers and mash? Sick of spaghetti bolognaise? Fed up of fish and chips?

Food supplier to hundreds of venues, Class One Direct, has been spicing things up in the kitchen by inspiring chefs and their diners with some unusual products. 

Including purple, yellow and orange heritage carrots...

Did you know, all carrots were originally purple! It was the dutch who decided they should be orange as it deemed more appetising for consumers.

Heirloom squashes that look like they've come straight out of witches cauldron...

Great for the run up to Halloween!

Squashes at Class One Direct

Purple broccoli


Purple broccoli at Class One Direct

Stripey yellow and red flame peppers

Looks like things might be hotting up in the kitchen. 

And even yellow, red, orange and pink rainbow chard and purple kale!

Green kale is just so 2017.

Selection of vegetables at Class One Direct SKipton

How can chefs and diners benefit from what Class One Direct do?

Simple! One of the areas leading fresh produce suppliers, the team at Class One Direct work closely with chefs and cooks to provide the highest quality fruit, vegetables, dry goods and dairy products. 

Usually picked, packed and in your kitchen ready for prepping within 24 hours, the experienced team of accounts managers (mostly whom were chefs previously) regularly inspire chefs with some weird and wonderful products in season

Whether it's rhubarb in January, asparagus in May, sprouts in December a anything in between, the team at Class One Direct would love to help keep the chefs and diners of Yorkshire excited!

Katie from Bizzie Lizzies and Joe from Class One Direct

Beth Parsons from Stray FM's Food and Drink Show went to Class One Direct headquarters on the Snaygill Industrial Estate in Skipton and met Joe and Andy from the team:

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