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By | Food Trends, Fruit, Produce, Produce Varieties, Spring, Sydney Markets, Vegetable | No Comments

Q: Are Warrigal Greens an all-Australian speciality? Having worked on premium food magazines for much of the last decade, I am fully able to appreciate the overwhelming momentum of the ‘foodie culture’ here in Australia. Whether you put it down to the rise of the ‘Celebrity Chef’, industry efforts to make great food more accessible or the influence of stunning…

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By | Autumn, availability, Fruit, herbs, Local, Produce, Produce Varieties, supply, Sydney Markets, Updates, Vegetable | No Comments

Q: How long is the rain likely to last?   Summer is officially gone and with it go the luscious stonefruits, berries and tomatoes that characterise Sydney’s summer menus. So what can we expect from Autumn 2012? Sydney’s tropical (read: rainy) summer has taken its toll on local produce (especially ground grown crops- herbs, asian vegetables, tomatoes) however consistent supply…

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