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September 9, 2016

Pezzano Fresh Fruit and Vegetables Market Report : 12 -18 September 2016

CAUTION!

  • CAGE EGGS AND MUSHROOM SHORTAGE CONTINUES
  • CHERRY TOMATOES, GRAPE TOMATOES, RED CAPSICUM, ONIONS, RADDICHIO AND TOMATO PRICES REMAIN HIGH 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 (LAURA IS SHORT ALSO)

 

SPECIALTY LINES
Advanced notice required – please contact your Sales Rep

  • LOCAL DOBRA MACRO PRE-CUT PUNNETS: Watercress, Chervil, Kale, Orach, Corriander, Sorrel, Fennel, Mizuna, Red Lettuce, Red Tatsoi, Parsley, Mache, Frizee  (large punnets with medium leaves) STOCKS INCREASING AS WEATHER WARMS UP
  • LOCAL DOBRA MICRO PRE-CUT PUNNETS: Watercress, Chervil, Kale, Orach, Corriander, Sorrel, Celery, Mustard, Mint, Wasabi, Lemon Balm (small punnets with micro leaves) STOCKS INCREASING AS WEATHER WARMS UP
  • 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) – require pre-order
  • Cucamelons coming through for Summer/Autumn
  • Smoked Garlic Whole (these are in short sup
  • Banana leaves, Sugar Cane, Queensland Finger Limes (frozen)
  • Quail and Duck Eggs
  • Beach Banana available. Sea Spray is inconsistent. Samphire will be available come mid Spring.

FRUIT
Fresh Arrival:
Green Mango (short supply though)

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, juicing), Apples (pink lady, fuji, granny smith, royal gala, red/golden delicious, juicing), NZ Persimon, U.S. Seedless Grapes, Pommegranate, Rosy Red Oranges

Short Supply:
Pomelos, Custard Apple, Rasberries, Limes, Blueberries, Guava, US Plums, Jack Fruit, Tangelos, Limequat, Kumquat, White Grapefruit, Starfruit, Seedless Mandarine, Mexican Mango

Not Available:
Blackberries, Champagne Melon, Kiwiberries, Bartlett Pears, Aztec Fruit, Longans, Figs, Feijoa, Blood Oranges, Vietnamese Lychees, Apricots, Dragonfruit, Cherries, Tamarillos Quince, Corella Pears, Mangostein, Chestnuts

VEGETABLES
Fresh Arrival:
Local SW Asparagus (coming through, expensive…) Hydro Wasabi Rocket Bunches, Purple Cauliflower! Hydro Watercress Plentiful!!

Consistent Supply:
Capsicum (green, red, orange, yellow), Paprika (yellow, red), Fresh Turmeric, Chilli (habanero, jalapenos, birdseye), Sweet Mini Capsicums, Jeruselum Artichoke, Globe Artichokes, Yellow Squash, Squash (gem, spaghetti, yellow), Sweet Corn, Baby Corn, Asparagus, Brussel Sprouts, Cauliflower, Tomatoes (truss, kumato-large & small, grape, cherry, roma, medley, cooking), 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, Kai Lan, Okra, Aniseed (baby), Eggplant (baby) Baby Courgettes, Cucumbers (burpless, green, Lebanese), Zucchini, Zucchini Flower, Gem Squash, Candy, Baby Beetroot, Watermelon Radish, Jap pumpkin, Stringless, Borlotti, Flat, Runner 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:
Butter Beans, Cherry tomatoes, Heirloom Eggplant, Baby Marrow, Vietnamese Mint, Mushrooms, Red Wombok, Tiger Tomatoes, Purple Yam, Taro, Thai Eggplant, Heirloom Eggplant, Apple Cucumber, Yellow Zucchini, Apple Cucumbers, Cherry Truss Tomato, Radicchio, Field and Button Mushroom, Qukes,

Not Available:
Kiwano Horned Melon, Cucamelons, Black Garlic Cloves(punnet), Purple Brussel Sprouts, Kalettes, Baby Tuscan Cabbage loose.

For more enquiries & new product lines contact your Sales Rep.

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