BlogWhat's Hot 12.09.19

What's Hot 12.09.19

Author: Caroline Elwin

Added 3 days, 1 hour ago.

Fruit 

We have new season UK Bramley, UK Discovery apples, Cox and Royal Gala are due to start this week. there are still Southern hemisphere Braeburn. New season French Granny Smith is fresh in. Conference pears, Green and Red Comice pears have now started,  UK berries are starting to slow down with the colder nights,  strawberries, raspberries, blackberries and Wye Valley blueberries are still available , Dutch redcurrants and all also available. Southern hemisphere lemons are looking good. We also have to offer oranges in various sizes and beautiful Peruvian Orris. UK plums are in full swing with Victoria, Marjoree, and Damson varieties all available this week. Spanish peach, nectarines and flat peach are available. Isreali medjoul dates on stock and new season pomegranates are now available. Fyffes bananas are fresh in daily, with pineapples, kiwi fruit is very short at the moment. red & green grapes fully stocked. Fresh galia, cantaloupe, watermelon and honeydew melons are all available.

Vegetables

Cornish New Season Gemson and Charlotte Potatoes now with us, New season Cornish Jazzy Midds are now with us in our Fantastic Demelzas brand, The quality is superb . English Cauliflower is extremely short and commanding big money when available !,New season English Calabrese is now levelling out at sensible money! . Beautiful English Purple Sprouting from the farm makes a excellent alternative. New season Bunched  Rainbow Chard and Swiss  from the farm is looking good. Good supply of English Bagged carrots, New Season English Mixed  Chantanay and Picollo Parsnips  coming thru with steady pricing,  English Hispi and English Spring greens looking good from the Farm. Spanish Onions are coming back in price. Dutch Pickling onions are now with us.  New season 80/100mm Egyptian Red onions are looking really nice. Cavolo Nero Cabbage and Red and Green kale from the farm with us, English New season Pea, Runner bean  have started . New season English Leeks now with us. Fantastic English Courgettes and Marrows from our own Farm.New season English corn on the cob from our own farm,New season English Squashes have now started with Acorn, Crown Prince, Gem, Onion and Mixed boxes.

Exotics

All the baby veg is currently English with beetroot, courgettes, leeks, fennel and turnip all coming from our own farm. Also off the farm is a wide range of chillies including naga, scotch bonnet and black bullet. Pak choi prices are increasing with availability becoming less over the coming weeks. Garlic is now all new season Spanish or Chinese and looking lovely with peeled, strings and loose available, Chinese ginger is increasing in price but the quality is fantastic. Ripened avocado supply is still difficult however we have regular arrivals of ripened fruit for deliveries. Thai shipments are arriving into us several times a week with baby corn, lemongrass, banana leaf etc all looking lovely as well.

 From Rungis this week we are starting to see the first new season coloured carrots with white, red, purple and yellow all available. Girolle supply is starting to become slightly more difficult however pied mouton and cepes are very slowly starting to come through. Paimpol beans are proving very popular as are the summer truffles! Heritage cherry tomato supply has decreased this week unfortunately but the trio cherry vines are back in supply.

Salads

 Spanish DAZA brand, Green, Red, yellow and Mix Cap, Aubergine and Cucumbers Iceberg little gem coss and continental lettuce are slowing down with colder nights and prices are increasing
Raddichio x 9 available again from our Grower
Are you working our new pack from Cuadraspania PP endive fantastic quality
Radish available from the farm Red, French Breakfast and Heritage bunches with tops
Spring onions x 20 and 84s good availability  shortages on Westlands heritage we have good availability from Spain.

From The Farm


Birds eye chilli Green 1kg Loose Black Cabbage 5KgLoose 

Birdseye chilli Mix   12x 60grpunnet Black Cabbagex10200 gramP/P 

Birdseye chilli Red 1kg Loose Hispi Cabbage x10 BoxHeads

Black Bullet  1kg Loose  Spring Greenx10500gramP/P 

Chilli Green  3kgLoose Kale Green x10200 gramP/PLeaf 

Chilli Red 3kg looseNext week Rainbow Chard x103 kiloBunchMix bunch 

Mix Chilli  8x100grPunnet  Swiss Chard 3 kilo Heads

Naga Chilli  1kg loose Kale Mix 3 KiloLooseLeaf

Padron Pepper 2kg Loose Kale Redx10200 gramP/PLeaf

Scotch Bonnet  1kg Loose3 Colours Purple Sprouting x103 kilo IcepackSpears

     Savoy x8 Boxnext week

Okra 1.2kg loose Romanesque x8 Box Limited 

     Kohl Rabi Purple  4.5 kiloBox 

Baby Beetroot  Red    x6 200grPunnet no leaf Kohl Rabi 4.5 kiloBox 

Baby Beetroot Candy   x6 200grPunnet no leaf Beetroot  x12 Bunch 

Baby Beetroot Golden x6 200grPunnet no leaf Beetroot  Candy/Golden 10 KgNets 

Baby Courgette x6200grPunnet Courgette  5kgBoxC/Choice 

Baby Fennelx6 200grPunnet Courgette Round 2.5kilo Box 

Baby leek x6 200grPunnet  Courgette Yellow 5kgBoxC/Choice 

Baby Turnip x6 200grPunnet Marrow x10 Box 

     Peas  4.5kgBox 

     Spinach x204kgBox  

     Sweetcorn x30 Box  

     Sprouting Broc x103kilo Icepack 

     Squash Various pack    

Herbs    Fruit     

Parsley x10200 gr Poly Plum Vic 5 kg Box 

Parsley x10200grP/PC/Choice Plum Marjorie Seedling  4 KgBox  

Parsley Flat x10400 gr BunchC/Choice Plum Damson  5 kg Box  

Fennel 4kgLoose Rhubarb 6 kiloBox 

         



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