July 2013

Vodka Summer

While she was in New Zealand, Judith was an avid mango juice lover for many years, and longed for the luxurious flavours of the golden fruit, which were rare in the land of the long, white winter.

A lot's changed since then - Judith changed countries and careers,  but she now indulges in the vibrant flavours of the tropics.


Strawberry and Mango Season Outlook

With warmer than normal temperatures, the outlook for the strawberry season is only moderate at this stage, with growers experiencing increased levels of loss due to quality degradation, as the average heat units per day have been above ideal levels - if the rain holds off, the late flower-set may recover some of the yields.