In summer, some common fruits that are in season in Melbourne and Victoria, Australia include:
- Stone fruits such as peaches, nectarines, plums, and cherries
- Berries such as raspberries, blackberries, and strawberries
- Melons such as watermelons and cantaloupes
- Tropical fruits such as mangoes and pineapples
As for vegetables, some options that are in season in the summer in Melbourne and Victoria include:
- Capsicums (peppers)
It's always best to try to eat seasonal produce as it is generally fresher, tastier, and more nutritious. It's also a good idea to try to buy locally grown produce, as it will have a smaller carbon footprint compared to produce that has been transported over long distances.
We work with local supplier Pinos Fine Produce to deliver the very best of summer in our Atlas Weekly Boxes!