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September 17, 2015

Pezzano Market Report : 21 – 27 September

This week we are still seeing some good local supplies coming through. We’ve got some exciting new lines ahead so makre sure you speak to your Sales Rep and ensure advance notice.

  • Australian Asparagus – South West Torbay. Thick-stemmed.
  • Fresh Local Peas (intermittent)
  • Purple Garlic (local)

Kalettes – One off Available right now! (limited)

  • Heirloom Tomatoes – Exciting, Seeds being sown and new varieties coming in summer!
  • Purple Brussel Sprouts available!
  • Ripe Mangoes Available
  • Cage/Free Range Eggs and Quail Eggs available.
  • Limes prices coming down, due to more consistent supplies.
  • Imported loose leaf – inconsistent supplies.
  • Imported Micro Herbs and Flowers easing out, due to a good shift in weather conditions. Chef’s – Speak to your Sales Rep to order in advance or place standing order.
  • Petite vegetables and micro herbs from Eastern States available. Watch this space!

Watermelon radish shortage.
Golden bunch beetroot, easing in more consistent.
Loose Golden beetroot still a good alternative.

Rainbow carrots (due Dec). Caused by disease in crop. Meantime supply of purple (loose) and orange baby carrots and traditional radish available.

NEW in Supply:
Dutch Creams and Maris Piper potatoes now available, large in size. Ideal for chipping and roasting.

Fresh Sugar Cane Available – Advance notice required.

Pomegranate (USA) now available. Pomegranate kernels in punnets available (intermittently).

SHORT Supply:
Medley Tomatoes coming through slowly.
Beef Tomatoes (N/A)
Ox Hearts tomatoes intermittently.
Quinces (N/A)
Yellow Zucchini intermittent
Broadbeans, small quantities coming through
Yellow squash intermittent.
Butterbeans and Baby Fennel small supply available.

What’s on offer
FRUIT:
Golden Pineapples, Bosc Pears, Nashi Pears, MAngoes, Mangoe Chutney, Navel Oranges, Raspberries, Star Fruit, Blueberries, Pomegranate, Paw Paw Ripe, Pink Grapefruit, Mandarins, Rockmelons, Honeydew, Watermelon Seedless, Tangelos.

VEGETABLES:
Aniseed, Kifler potatoes, Sweet Potatoes – Bonita & Hawaiian, Salad Onions, Horseradish, Asparagus Ron Soup, Kohlrabi White & Red, Celeriac, Gem Squash, Flat Beans, Borlotti Beans, Butter Beans, Baby Leeks, Zucchini Flower, Okra, Chokoes, Spaghetti Veg, Angelino Eggplant, Local Artichokes, Snake Beans, Kale, Jerusalem Artichokes, Butternut Pumpkin, Witlof Y/L and Purple Assorted Asian Veg.

SPECIALTY (Advance notice required):
Dragon Tail Radish. Heirloom Baby Capsicum,
Baby Purple Kale (Kg), Baby Tusan Cabbage (Kg),
Petite Vegetables.

Look out for New Product lines coming soon!

For more enquiries and up-to-date news contact your sales representative.