10th Year of the Truffle Festival

For 10 years the Fyshwick Markets have been proudly supporting the Truffle Festival  the ultimate winter foodie event. Each year from June to August individual events are held across the region highlighting the rare Black Winter Truffle. Discover, taste and experience the magic of these highly prized gems at our participating retailers:

At Deli Planet you will find Fresh Truffle for sale, Fresh made Truffle Pizza in the café, Truffle cheese – Gouda & Brie, Truffle Salami, Truffle salt, honey, glaze, oil’s, mustard, aioli, tapenade, salsa, pesto, balsamic vinegar.

Mart Deli will be selling truffled brie, butter and eggs as well as Fresh truffle.

Wiffens will have fresh Truffle for sale, Truffle butter and Truffle eggs.

  • WHAT’S IN SEASON | FRUIT: IN SEASON Apples, pears, quinces, persimmons, mandarins, Aussie navels.   BERRIES Blackberries, blueberries and raspberries are scarce. NSW blueberries starting soon and look for prices to fall.  CANDY MELONS Try these sweet variety of  honey dew melon with a candy aroma. CITRUS It’s our favourite time of year for mandarins right now with fantastic Imperial mandarins and daisy mandarins starting. Lemons and limes good value. FEIJOAS This fruit is really growing in popularity it grows in Canberra and has a really interesting taste KIWIFRUIT Qld Aussie kiwi Goldkiwifruit great at the moment plus try cute and flavourful red kiwis.  NUTS Walnuts and chestnuts.  PAPAYA Scarce.  PERSIMMONS Hard and soft in season (don’t keep in the fridge). PLUMS Still eating and stewing well (cook and freeze now for later). POMEGRANATE Peak season with magnificent large and very glam Aussie poms in season.  VEGETABLES: IN SEASON Broccoli, zucchini, cherry tomatoes.  ASPARAGUS Imported only.   AVOCADOES Improving all the time as the growing season moves further South. Probably a month until the really good fruit.   PEAS Lovely sweet peas this week.  POTATOES & PUMPKIN Washed Dutch Creams in season also try grammar pumpkin.  TOMATOES Lots of cherry varieties in season. Local Roma and round (Thilmere) tomatoes.  FLOWERS It’s Mothers Day this weekend so many flowers in store. Great roses, tulips and natives.