Riverford Wicked Leeks

Beef fore rib with large seasonal veg box

Beef fore rib with large seasonal veg box


Availability: In stock


The main ingredients for your tastiest Christmas ever, with free delivery in time for the big day. Our organic, grass-fed 2.75kg rib of beef – beautifully French trimmed in our own butchery – is the king of roasts: it has natural fat running through, which flavours and bastes the beef as it cooks. Alongside, a festive veg box bursting with 10 freshly picked varieties.

Feeds 6-8 people generously.

Want to sort your whole organic feast? Top up with all the trimmings, cheeses, puds and more in our Christmas shop.

Christmas hollyTo place a Christmas order, sign in to your account and choose your Christmas delivery week.


Beef fore rib 2.75kg

Seasonal organic veg box – large


Remove the beef from the fridge about 30 mins before cooking. Rub with a little plain oil and season generously with salt and pepper. Brown it well on all sides in a large frying pan; alternatively, roast it in as high an oven as possible for 20 mins to brown. Roast at 180˚C/Gas 4 for a further 20 mins per 500g (add/subtract 10 mins for well done/rare). Rest for 20-30 mins under foil and add any juices to the gravy.


Veg storage: Delivered fresh from the farm, so wash before eating. Store in a cool place. Minimum shelf life – 1 week.

Meat storage: Keep in the fridge below 5°C and use by the date on the label. Beef can be frozen on the day of delivery, Minimum use by date 26th December.

Box contents for week beginning Contents - 17th February 2020

Our box contents changes every week with the seasons, which means that we can't predict what will be in the boxes this far ahead. But check back at the end of the week before your delivery and you'll find them.