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September 2, 2016

Pezzano Fresh Fruit and Vegetables Market Report : 5 -11 September 2016

CAUTION!

  • EGG AND MUSHROOM SHORTAGE CONTINUES
  • CHERRY TOMATOES, CUALIFLOWER, CELERY, BANANAS, CUCUMBERS, ONIONS, RADDICHIO, 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 (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 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 in Spring.

FRUIT

Coming Soon:
Apricots

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 Pommegranate, Cara Cara Blood Oranges

Short Supply:

Pomelos, Custard Apple, Rasberries, Limes, Blueberries, Cherries, Tamarillos, Red Pears, Guava, Chestnuts, US Plums, Jack Fruit, Tangelos, Limequat, Kumquat, Quince, White Grapefruit, Starfruit, Dragonfruit, Mangostein Seedless Mandarine, Mexican Mango

Not Available:

Blackberries, Champagne Melon, Kiwiberries, Bartlett Pears, Aztec Fruit, Longans, Figs, Feijoa, Blood Oranges, Vietnamese Lychees, Apricots

VEGETABLES

Coming Soon:
Wasabi Rocket

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, 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, Okra, Aniseed (baby), Eggplant (baby) Baby Courgettes, Cucumbers (burpless, green, Lebanese), Zucchini, , Zucchini Flower, Gem Squash, Candy, Baby Beetroot, Watermelon Radish, Kai Lan, Jap pumpkin, Stringless, Butter, 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:
Cherry tomatoes, Heirloom Eggplant, Baby Marrow, Vietnamese Mint, Purple Brussel Sprouts, Baby Tuscan Cabbage – loose, Mushrooms, Red Wombok, Tiger Tomatoes, Purple Yam, Taro, Thai Eggplant, Heirloom Eggplant, Apple Cucumber, Yellow Zucchini, Apple Cucumbers, Yellow Zucchini, Cherry Truss Tomato, Radicchio, Field and Button Mushroom, Qukes, Yellow Zucchini

Not Available:
Kiwano Horned Melon, Cucamelons, Black Garlic Cloves (punnet).

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

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