South African peaches and nectarines: New recipes

21st November 2012 Award-winning South African chef, Reuben Riffel (pictured) has developed a range of delicious recipes, using South African peaches and nectarines. Many varieties of South African peaches and nectarines are available in supermarkets from November to mid-April; including Excellence peaches, Alpine or Fantasia nectarines. These recipes are free to use in your publication.…

South African growers predict good top fruit season

2nd April 2012 South African fruit growers are predicting that apple exports will grow by 4.4% in 2012, compared with last year. Hortgro Services, the organisation which represents South Africa’s fruit industry, expects to ship more than 40 million carton equivalents of apples and pears globally this season – 26,635,000 apples and 13,632,000 pears.  Apple…

Apples & Pears from South Africa: Recipes by Reuben Riffel

24th April 2012 Celebrate the best of South African apples and pears this season, with these delicious sweet and savoury recipes, created by award-winning South African chef Reuben Riffel (pictured). Apples and pears from South Africa are available in the UK until October. Popular varieties include the crisp and refreshing Cripps’ Pink apples and juicy…

South African apple and pear recipes by Reuben Riffel

15th March 2012 Award-winning South African chef Reuben Riffel has created a selection of fresh, summer recipes to celebrate the beginning of the South African apple and pear season in the UK. Look out for delicious varieties such as refreshingly sweet Royal Gala apples and smooth and creamy Packhams pears, available in supermarkets until October.…