News

September 25, 2015

Pezzano Market Report : 28 Sep – 04 Oct

A few new items coming through this week. Keep checking in with your sales rep on new and exciting lines! Please ensure advance notice is given.

  • Black Garlic Cloves (punnet)
  • Black Garlic Whole (packet)
  • Purple Brussel Sprouts Season Finished
  • Local Peaches & Nectarines (Starting soon)
  • Local Mulberries (Intermittent) starting soon
  • Thai Eggplant Chilli (New Product)
  • Australian Asparagus – South West Torbay. Thick-stemmed.
  • Fresh Local Peas (intermittent)
  • Persimmon Season Finished
  • Heirloom Tomatoes – Exciting, Seeds being sown and new varieties coming in summer!
  • 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 (N/A)
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
Maris Piper potatoes now available, large in size. Ideal for chipping and roasting.
Fresh Sugar Cane Available – Advance notice required.
Pomegranate (USA) now available.

SHORT SUPPLY
Roma Beef Tomatoes (Slowly Coming in)
Ox Hearts tomatoes intermittently.
Dutch Creams (N/A – Available late Dec)
Quinces (N/A)
Yellow Zucchini intermittent
Broadbeans & Yellow squash, small quantities coming through.
Butterbeans and Baby Fennel small supply available.

WHAT’S ON OFFER

FRUIT:
Local Mangoes, Pineapples Gold, Chutney Mangoes, Bosc Pears, Nashi Pears, Blood Oranges, Raspberries, Star Fruit, Pomegranate, Paw Paw (green & ripe), Pink Grapefruit, Rockmelon, Honeydew, Local Peaches, Local Nectarines, Tangelos, Plantain, Taro, Jack Fruit.

VEGETABLES:
Aniseed, Kipfler potatoes (White & Purple), Baby Fennel, White Sweet Onions, Horse Radish, Local Purple Garlic, Local Asparagus, Local Asparagus (for soup), Celeriac, Gem Squash, String Beans, Flat Beans, Borlotti Beans, Broad Beans, Runner Beans, Snake Beans, Butter Beans, Okra, Chokoes, Spaghetti Veg, Angelino Eggplant, Local Artichokes (green & purple), Dragon Tail Radish, Kale (green & purple), Paprika.

SPECIALTY (Advance notice required):
Dragon Tail Radish. Heirloom Baby Capsicum, Baby Purple & Green Kale (Kg), Baby Tusan Cabbage (Kg), Petite Vegetables. For more enquiries and new product lines contact your sales representative.