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What to Expect at the Truffle Festival: Truffle Brochure 2014

What to Expect at the Truffle Festival: Truffle Brochure 2014
2014 will mark the second year of participation in the Canberra & Capital Region Truffle Festival for the Belconnen Fresh Food Markets. To us, the Truffle Festival is more than just tasting. We want our shoppers to get a firsthand, practical experience with truffles. Shoppers will get a chance...

Golden Kiwi Fruit - 22 May, 2014

Golden Kiwi Fruit - 22 May, 2014
This week's report bought to you by Ziggy's Garden Fresh. Fruit Pink Lady apples - a good source of dietary fibre, vitamin C and the mineral, potassium. Oblong in shape with yellow skin and a pink to light red blush. Fine grained white flesh with thin skin, so prone to bruising. They are a goo...

Mandarins in May - 8 May, 2014

Mandarins in May - 8 May, 2014
This week’s market basket report is brought to you by Tom’s Superfruits Vegetables: Cabbage - an excellent source of vitamin C and dietary fibre. Store in an airtight plastic bag in the refrigerator crisper. Jap pumpkin – an excellent source of vitamin A and C. A small pumpkin usuall...

Meet the new faces of Beppe's

Meet the new faces of Beppe's
We would like to warmly welcome some longstanding friends of the markets - John and Ornella. As previous owners of the Liberty Snack Bar, John and Ornella have re-joined the market team as the new owners of Beppe’s Cafe. John and Ornella have a passion for fresh, healthy meals and supporting l...

Andrew & Emelia talk all things food!

Andrew & Emelia talk all things food!
Andrew and Emelia made history when they appeared on the popular TV show My Kitchen Rules as the ACT’s very first couple in the competition. The couple have a real passion for our Nation’s Capital and its food and they are on a mission to show everyone just how ‘awesome’ Canberra is. Altho...

#whatshewants

#whatshewants
All mums deserve to be spoiled every day, but the one day of the year when we can count on it actually happening is Mother's Day. Find everything you need to treat Mum this Mother’s Day at the Markets! We have you covered with a fantastic range of gifts and dining experiences that will let you ...

Okra and Choko - 24 April, 2014

Okra and Choko - 24 April, 2014
This week's report bought to you by Grower's Market Express Fruit Apples - $2.99 kilo (Australia) - A good source of dietary fibre, vitamin C and the mineral, potassium. Good quality product will be firm with smooth, clean skin. Avoid fruit with any bruises or blemishes, which will result in dec...

April Apples - 10 April, 2014

April Apples - 10 April, 2014
This week's report bought to you by Ziggy's Garden Fresh. Fruit Imperial Mandarins $3.99 kilo – a good source of vitamin C and dietary fibre. A small to medium sized fruit; slightly lumpy skin with a flat top. Excellent taste with a good balance of acid and sugar, not as juicy as other varieti...

Win an Easter Hamper worth over $400!

Win an Easter Hamper worth over $400!
This year we want to bring a taste of the Markets into your home for Easter so that we can share the joy with your family. We are giving one lucky customer the chance to win this unbelievable Easter hamper worth over $400. Just in time for Easter we want to tantalise your taste buds with handmade...

Calling All Residents of Planet Earth

Calling All Residents of Planet Earth
Earth Hour only works if you’re part of it! Join millions of people across the world who will switch lights off for an hour on 29 March at 8:30pm to raise awareness for the planet. This year we will be celebrating Earth Hour at the markets between 10am - 12pm with our lovely shoppers ...

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