Dobbies sees culinary sales rise

Dobbies Garden Centres has seen sales of Indian cooking ingredients rise in the last year with Indian Mint up by 125 per cent and Kohlrabi increasing by 17 per cent.  

Chinese Broccoli and Pak Choi are also up by 17 per cent and six per cent in sales respectively.

Chief executive James Barnes said: "Although more customers are growing their own, it seems they’re also looking to get more creative with their culinary skills. 

"Heavily scented plants and herbs can add a unique flavour and aroma to cooking and our customers appear to agree."


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