Truffle Season

Truffle season is here and we are proud to be supporter of The Canberra Region Truffle Festival. You can find out more about what is on at the Truffle Festival at https://www.trufflefestival.com.au/. Truffles at the Fyshwick Markets are from the A.C.T’s only truffle grower Jayson at The Truffle Farm. To find out more about Jayson’s truffles, his super cute truffle dogs or to book at truffle hunt check out his page www.thetrufflefarm.com.au

At Deli Planet you will find fresh truffles for sale,truffle pizza’s in the café, fresh truffle butter and truffle brie.

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

Wiffens will have fresh truffle for sale, truffle butter and truffle eggs.truffles

  • 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.