Brisbane Produce Report – 25 September September 25, 2020 strump Spring is in the air and we cannot be more excited for all the delicious fresh seasonal produce that is arriving at the Brisbane Produce Market this week. There are increased supplies of blueberries from New South Wales while strawberry supplies are shifting from Queensland to other states. Raspberries and pears are short whereas new small-sized Hass avocadoes are coming in from Blackbutt. The Queensland season for oranges, lemons, and mandarins has finished, but produce for the southe..
Brisbane Produce Report – 18 September September 17, 2020 strump North Queensland has entered its peak production period and is delivering a bumper season of fresh fruit and vegetables at the Brisbane Produce Market this week. In fruit, we are well supplied with excellent quality pineapple, watermelon, cavendish and ladyfinger bananas. Local strawberries continue to be a star performer so make the most of this luscious superfood by adding them to salads, desserts or simply preserve them to make jams or sauces. Supplies of blueberries from New South Wal..
Brisbane Produce Report – 4 September September 4, 2020 strump Spring has sprung and there is no shortage of great value fruit and vegies at the Brisbane Produce Market this week. Make this Father’s Day special – for Dads with a sweet tooth, the easy-to-make chocolate-dipped strawberries are a must. Queensland grown strawberries are luscious and sweet with steady supply. For a backyard barbecue lunch, why not try mango, lime and chilli marinated prawn skewers as the rich juicy fleshed kensington pride mangoes and limes for New S..
Brisbane Produce Report – 28 August August 28, 2020 strump A chilly end to August means soups, stews, casseroles, and warm puddings. We are happy to report stable supplies of fresh fruit and vegetables at the Brisbane Produce Market this week so you can fulfil your appetite of comfort food at home. Both red and green apples are fantastic eating at the moment along with Aussie favourite fruit – creamy bananas. If you end up with overripe bananas then use them to bake muffins or banana bread as they are sweeter, easier to mash and more aromatic..
Brisbane Produce Report – 21 August August 20, 2020 strump North Queensland is producing many of our stand-out fruit and veggies this week as locally-grown Queensland produce at the Brisbane Produce Markets is plentiful. Your best buys in vegetables are beautiful eggplant and zucchini from Bundaberg – both are well supplied and in excellent quality. Nutritious broccoli from Lowood, lettuce from Gatton, corn from Bowen and Brussels sprouts from Victoria are fantastic buys too. When choosing Brussels sprouts look for sprouts that are small and comp..
Brisbane Produce Report – 14 August August 13, 2020 strump This week at the Brisbane Produce Market, Queensland produce is reigning supreme with many stand-out items coming in from Far North Queensland, Bundaberg and Bowen. Super sweet Queensland-grown strawberries remain a fantastic buy along with blueberries from New South Wales, however, raspberry supplies are limited. While fresh berries are delicious on their own, there are so many ways to transform them into delightful desserts such cakes, muffins, galettes, clafoutis, shortbreads, tarts or..
Brisbane Produce Report – 7 August August 7, 2020 strump We are spoilt for choice with so much mouth-watering produce available in the Brisbane Produce Market this week. Now is a great time to be cooking at home and trying out some new recipes with fresh fruit and vegetables. Beautiful berries are making their way to winter – make the most of fresh local strawberries and blueberries while they are plentiful. Use these tiny nutrient bombs to make a delectable dessert or pop them in your kid’s lunchbox. Bananas and panama passionfruit are ..
Brisbane Produce Report – 31 July July 31, 2020 strump Favourable weather and stable growing conditions have produced a consistent supply of both fresh fruit and vegetables at the Brisbane Produce Market. Crunchy apples, rockmelons, passionfruit and pineapple are excellent buys this week. Supplies of custard apples and blueberries have improved, however, raspberries are becoming harder to find. Tasty Queensland strawberries are one of the bestselling fruits this week along with avocados. For a quick snack, spread smashed avocado on toast, top it wit..
Brisbane Produce Report – 24 July July 24, 2020 strump This week at the Brisbane Produce Market we are seeing a range of seasonal fresh fruit and vegetables available for you to create everything from hearty soups to hot pies. In peak supply are Sunshine Coast strawberries – wash and eat straight from the punnet or add to your favourite home-baked goodies. Delicious in cakes, crumbles, muffins and puddings, now is the time to cook with this rosy fruit. Stock up on hass avocados, blueberries, pears and pineapples as they are well supplied. Raspber..
Brisbane Produce Report – 17 July July 17, 2020 strump The breezy weather might have left you feeling cold but the wide range of fruit and vegetables available at the Brisbane Produce Market this week will have you heading for the kitchen to cook up a storm. In fruit, Queensland-grown luscious strawberries are offering terrific value. For a sweet, fruity treat, coat strawberries with rich melted chocolate, keep them in the fridge and enjoy once the chocolate has set. Supplies of blueberries from Coffs Harbour have improved, however, raspberry supplies ..