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November 2012

Escabeche of seasonal baby root vegetable

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Dish: Escabeche of seasonal baby root vegetable, pumpkin puree, garlic cream, almond, amaranth Chef: Adrian Winoto (Jupiters Casino Townsville)   Recipe : 2 pcs baby beetroot 2 pcs baby golden beetroot 2 pcs baby carrot 2 pcs baby swede 2 pcs baby turnip 100 gr rice wine vinegar 35 gr sugar 130 gr water 1 pc kombu 200 gr milk 4…

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Summer Stonefruit

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FRESH FACT: When most Australians think of stonefruit we think of peaches, nectarines, plums, apricots and cherries. There is however more to the story, these stonefruit (or drupes) belong to the Rose family (Rosaceae) and boast family ties with almonds, loquats,pomes (apples/pears), raspberries (multiple drupes that make up a single fruit) and even strawberries. While not related to the Rose…

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BUYER’S GUIDE: Asian/Exotics 6th – 12th Nov

By | Asian Produce, availability, Fruit, Local, Produce, Spring, supply, Sydney Markets, Updates, Vegetable | No Comments

ASIAN VEGETABLES: Not Available: Luffas * Sin Que * Tamarind Short Supply: Kachay * Water Spinach EXOTIC FRUITS: Short Supply: Figs * Pomelos * Starfruit Not Available: Asian Plum * Buddha Hands * Cumquats * Custard Apple * Fuji Fruit * Gold Kiwifruit * Guava * Loquats * Persimmon * Rambutan *  Tamarillo (gold) * Tangellos * Winter Melon

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BUYER’S GUIDE: 6th – 12th Nov

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MARKET SUMMARY: Fruit The Buy list:  Apricots, Granny Smith & Delicious Apples, Blueberries, Ruby Grapefruit, USA Grapes, Honeydews, Kiwifruit, Mandarins, Mangoes, Mangosteen, Nashi Pears, Peaches, Nectarines, Navel Oranges, Paw Paw & Red Papaya, Pineapples, Plums, Rockmelons, Strawberries and Long & Seedless Watermelons. The Watch List: Figs (Price) Passionfruit (Quality & Price) Gold Kiwifruit (Local Season Over) Market Insights: With good supplies of…

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