June 20, 2016.Reading time 8 minutes.
June Solstice is today, which marks the official beginning of the summertime. Spring has been good to us but we’re ready to say hello to the sunshine weather, longer days and all of the wonderful bounty of produce the summer brings. The season gives us sweeter fruits such as berries and stone fruit and crunchier vegetables such […]
September 23, 2014.Reading time 2 minutes.
Happy First Day of Fall! Today is the official day to say goodbye to berries and watermelon and say hello to pumpkins and squash. While we’re saddened to see our favorite summer fruits go until next year, we also can’t help but feel the excitement of autumn in the air. After all, fall season is […]
August 19, 2014.Reading time 2 minutes.
The best meals are often made with the season’s freshest ingredients. With so many new items coming in every day at the grocery store, it can be hard to keep up with what’s at their peak season. As one of the nation’s largest distributor of specialty and exotic produce, we make it our top priority […]
May 22, 2014.Reading time 4 minutes.
Picture cutting into an orange and finding its insides are green. Or peeling a banana to reveal a pink interior. This can cause some mayhem and you may find yourself opting to eat something else instead. But what would you say if we told you that those said fruits were perfectly fine to eat and may taste […]
May 13, 2014.Reading time 6 minutes.
Let’s face it. While known for their deliciously sweet and tart flavor, cherries have a notoriously short season. Perhaps this makes them all the more sweeter, but we can’t help but fly into a frenzy once the season hits. In fact, Bing Cherries, which are the classic ruby reds, just came into season this month […]
May 9, 2014.Reading time 5 minutes.
Strawberry season is finally here and it’s going to be a great one this year! As one of this season’s most highly anticipated fruits, the excitement surrounding strawberries is well warranted. After all, vibrant red colors, succulent flavors and sweet juiciness is what strawberries are all about. With so many different ways to use them […]