Winter Produce Guide for August 2016
Enjoy the last month of winter, with some last minute season favourites from apple to witlof, in this post we share the Winter Produce Guide for August.
This month cumquat and strawberries are big in season! Celebrate berries with a fun day out for the whole family by picking some strawberries or enjoy an Aussie favourite by making the fresh, in season cumquat into a marmalade. Experience the lovely, stick rind pieces that fold themselves across a hot buttered toast – absolutely delicious!
- Oranges, Naval, Blood
The end of winter marks the end of the best season for a lot of root veggies. While you can still enjoy them at other times of the year, this month will be the best to get them fresh and in season. So make sure to make the most of August and indulge in your winter favourites like pumpkin soup; sweet potato chips; and, roasted parsnips.
- Brussels sprouts
- Jerusalem artichokes
- Sweet potato