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August 12, 2016

Pezzano Fresh Fruit and Vegetables Market Report : 15 – 21 August 2016

CAUTION!

  • EGG AND MUSHROOM SHORTAGE CONTINUES,
  • BEANS HAVE COME BACK IN PRICE
  • BASIL, LIMES, RADDICHIO, APPLES, MINT, CHERRY TRUSS TOMATO PRICES HAVE BEEN PUSHED UP DUE TO WEATHER DAMAGE AND SHORT SUPPLY
  • ROYAL BLUE POTATO SIZES ARE STARTING TO GET BACK TO – NORMAL…  PLEASE ORDER “SOPRANOS” FOR CHIPPING AND “LAURA FOR MASHING

SPECIALTY LINES

Advanced notice required – please contact your Sales Rep

  • Warrigal Green (NZ Spinach).  Please let your rep know if you want this! We are currently estimating stock levels for spring/summer!!
  • Croutons (herb & garlic, lightly salted, cheese & bacon)
  • Petite vegetables (golden/candy beetroot, turnips, carrots)
  • LOCAL MACRO PRE-CUT punnets – talk to your reps about ordering these!!!
  • LOCAL MICRO pots available – Beetroot, Yellow Amaranth, Kohl Rabi – talk to your rep about ordering these!!!
  • Smoked Garlic Whole (these are in short supply)
  • Banana leaves, Sugar Cane, Queensland Finger Limes (frozen)
  • Quail and Duck Eggs
  • Beach Banana and Sea Spray are inconsistent. Samphire will be available come Spring.

FRUIT
Fresh Arrival:
Blood Oranges

Consistent Supply:
Pineapples, Coconuts (hard & fresh), Paw Paw (green & ripe), Fresh Dates, Persimmon, Honeydew Melon, Rockmelon, Seedless Watermelon, Bananas, Kiwifruit, Oranges (navel, juicing) Mandarins, Grapefruit, Lemons, Passionfruit (fresh & jars), US Peaches and Nectarines, Pears (packham, bosc, nashi, corella, juicing), Apples (pink lady, fuji, granny smith, royal gala, red/golden delicious, juicing), NZ Persimon, U.S. Seedless Grapes

Short Supply:
Pomelos, Custard Apple, Rasberries, Limes, Blueberries, Cherries, Tamarillos, Red Pears, Guava, Chestnuts, US Plums, Jack Fruit, Vietnamese Lychees, Tangelos, Limequat, Kumquat, Cara Cara Blood Oranges, Quince, White Grapefruit, Starfruit, Dragonfruit, Mangostein Seedless Mandarine, Blood Oranges

NOT AVAILABLE:
Blackberries, Champagne Melon, Kiwiberries, Bartlett Pears, Aztec Fruit, Longans, Figs, Feijoa, Pommegranate,
VEGETABLES

Coming Soon:
Fresh Peas

Consistent Supply:
Capsicum (green, red, orange, yellow), Paprika (yellow, red), Fresh Turmeric, Chilli (habanero, jalapenos, birdseye), Sweet Mini Capsicums, Jeruselum Artichoke, Globe Artichoke, Kalettes, Yellow Squash, Squash (gem, spaghetti, yellow), Sweet Corn, Baby Corn, Asparagus, Brussel Sprouts, Cauliflower, Tomatoes (truss, kumato-large & small, heirloom, grape, cherry, roma, cooking), Local Heirloom Tomatoes, Local Medley Tomatoes, Shallots (brown, banana, hand peeled), Fresh Salad Onions (red, white) Onions (red, brown white, peeled), Ginger, Chinese Radish, Celeriac, Cipollini Onions, Broccolini, Bok/Pak/Choy, Okra, Aniseed (baby), Eggplant (baby) Baby Courgettes, Qukes, Burpless Cucumbers (burpless, green, Lebanese), Zucchini, Zucchini Flower, Gem Squash,  Stringless Beans, Peas (sugar snap, snow), Potatoes (kipfler, laura, royal blue-chats, nadine-chats) Sweet Potatoes (blue hawaiian, yellow, red), Pumpkin (japanese, butternut, grey, peeled), Cabbage (tuscan, green, red, chinese, savoy), Carrots, (orange, purple, baby), Beetroots (golden, baby), Rhubarb, Daikon, Celery, Leeks, Miniature Leeks, Bean Shoots, Kohlrabi, Horse Radish
Loose lettuce (roquette, mesculin, asian, baby spinach, mizuna, swiss chard, tat soi, baby cos, baby kale, red mustard leaf)
Lettuce heads (red/green festival and coral, cos, iceberg, endive, frize’, yellow and red whitlof, butter crunch, kale,)
Mushrooms  (Portabello, Enoki, Shimeji, Shitake, King Oyster, Baby King Oyster, Champignon, Oyster)

Short Supply:
Heirloom Eggplant, Candy Baby Beetroot, Watermelon Radish, Baby Marrow, Beans (runner, broad, borlotti, flat, butter, snake, yam), Vietnamese Mint, Purple Brussel Sprouts, Baby Tuscan Cabbage – loose, Mushrooms, Red Wombok, Tiger Tomatoes, Purple Yam, Taro, Kentucky Blue Beans, Thai Eggplant, Heirloom Eggplant, Apple Cucumber, Yellow Zuchini, Kai Lan, Jap pumpkin, Apple Cucumbers, Yellow Zucchini, Cherry Truss Tomato Radicchio, Field and Button Mushroom

Not Available:
Kiwano Horned Melon, Cucamelons, Black Garlic Cloves (punnet),
For more enquiries & new product lines contact your Sales Rep.

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