Summer recipes: South African grapefruits

29th April 2010 South African grapefruits are available in UK supermarkets from May through to October. Look out for red, pink and yellow varieties, which are sweet and refreshing. TV chef and author Sophie Michell has designed three recipes using South African grapefruit, which are ideal for enjoying alfresco during the summer season. Superfood Fruit…

Summer recipes: South African apples & pears

25th March 2010 South African apples and pears are widely available in British supermarkets from February through to October. Make the most of seasonal South African apples and pears this summer with these delicious recipes ideas – perfect for summer barbeques, picnics and entertaining alfresco. Summer Apple Salad  Serves 4 Preparation time: 15 minutes Ingredients:…

SA grapefruit promotion tackles outdated perceptions

18th March 2010 The campaign to promote South African grapefruit during peak season in the UK will focus on educating consumers, highlighting the eating quality of modern varieties of the fruit, according to the South African Citrus Growers Association (CGA). The initiative features a combination of activities during May, June and July designed to educate…

Grapefruit joins South African fresh produce promotion

5th January 2010 The South African Citrus Growers Association (CGA) has announced that it will join the Beautiful Country, Beautiful Fruit campaign in 2010. The organisation will promote South African grapefruit in the UK market during May, June and July, with specific activity to promote the fruit planned in stores and in the media. The…