A new crop of fresh Australian table grapes are now available in the Philippines. The 2020 season varieties include Tam’s Gold and Crimson Seedless as well as Sweet Sapphire (a long finger-shaped black grape), Autumn Crisp (a very sweet and crispy grape), and Cotton Candy (a sweet, aromatic green grape). These varieties are known for their extra sweet taste, making them a delicious snack for the whole family to enjoy.
Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Australian Table Grape farmers and food safety inspectors reassured all fruit is grown using the highest food safety standards and most advanced growing techniques, ensuring all produce leaving the farm is of the highest quality and safe for consumption.
Each variety of grape is extremely versatile in its taste—they can be deliciously enjoyed on their own or added to a range of dishes. Furthermore, the nutritional value that Table Grapes hold make them fantastic for maintaining a healthy diet for people of all ages.
Red Globe table grapes have a low glycemic Index (GI) value and 5g of gut-healthy fibre in every serving. Meanwhile, the Thompson Seedless variety is packed with vitamin C which is perfect for giving your immune system a boost.
The horticulture industry in Australia prides itself of idyllic growing conditions -- warm, dry summers, and deep, rich soils they provide the perfect environment for Australian growers to produce world-class table grapes.
Every grape grown by Australian Table Grape farmers is from an established second or third-generation family-owned farm located in pristine rural Australia. Their techniques, knowledge, and passion for growing and carefully selecting the grapes have been perfected over many years and passed down through generations of families.
More than 240,000 tons of the best quality fruit from their farms are produced, of which 60 percent of their top quality produce are exported around the world.
As Australia is the closest southern hemisphere supplier to the Philippines, Australian Table Grapes found in stores are guaranteed to be the freshest in the market.
As reported on manilastandard.net, this season’s pickings of Australian Table Grapes are available in Rustan’s Supermarket, Shopwise, Marketplace by Rustan’s, Robinsons Supermarket, S&R, and SM Supermarkets, and thru e-Commerce partners like Baytown’s Produce, Crate2plate, and Dizon Farms.