New-season Williams pears are superb quality and top value
Sweet figs are sublime. Figs team equally as well with savoury foods such as nuts, meats and cheese.
There is nothing quite like a new season apple. Bilpin and Stanhope apple harvests are underway and Royal Gala apples are sweet, juicy and crisp. Available from February through to August, Royal Gala apples are a medium-sized and the skin has a yellow base with red flushes.
Tangy limes are plentiful and very affordable. To maximise the volume of juice you get from a lime, roll limes between your palm and the benchtop to loosen fibres before cutting and juicing.
Sun-ripened golden and white-fleshed peaches and nectarines are still brimming with flavour
Citrus caviar is the affectionate name given to finger limes. Originally from the Queensland rain forests, these small elongated citrus fruits are about the size and shape of a thumb. Inside the finger lime, you’ll discover juice-filled pulp that resembles small ‘pearls’ that burst in your mouth with a vibrant citrus tang.