Here is the latest news of what's in season: 21 March 2019
We look forward to Mothering Sunday at the end of the month.
UK Green or Red Asparagus has started a full month earlier this year and is available most days. Don’t forget the Mexican Asparagus which is a much cheaper alternative and still superb quality.
Jersey Potatoes have started to become available in the usual 6kg boxes. Ware and Mid samples available most days. For a cheaper alternative try some Majorcan New Potatoes sold in 15kg bags or some Israeli Scraping Potatoes sold in 20kg bags.
Wild and Wet Garlic are available Monday to Friday, sold by the kg.
Yorkshire Forced Rhubarb is still fantastic but the Outdoor Season has started and available every day . See our new Product Info page for recipe ideas. Daffodils and Mixed Tulips are available Monday to Friday for a touch of Spring.
Sweet and juicy Spanish Nadorcotts are available every day for their long season.
Sicilian Blood Oranges are available daily.
New Season Cyprus Potatoes are available but the price is still high.
Don’t forget the Tunisian Ravia Dates and Californian Walnuts are still available daily and both are an ideal shelf filler.
Spanish Wrapped or Lidded 250gr Strawberries are available daily and the quality is superb.
New season Chillian Peaches and Nectarines are available most days.
Our 10kg Carry Pack Potatoes are now finished for the season.
Superb Blood Oranges, Spanish Naddorcotts are available and we are stocking superb Cape William Pears and Belgium Conference Pears.
Pickling Vinegar is still available every day and of course Sprout Tops and Brussel Sprouts.
UK Cox, Royal Gala and Braeburn Apples are available every day.
All Plums including Songold which are available now for their short season are South African or Chilean.
Peruvian and New Season Mexican Asparagus is available every day.
Spanish Broccoli is still superb quality.
Bunched Beet, Bunch Carrots, Mixed Carrots and Mixed Chantenay Carrots are available daily.
All Main Crop Potato varieties are available.
The Apple Season is on the change as we moved from Southern to Northern Hemisphere origins and UK Cox, Royal Gala and Braeburn Apples are available every day.
All Melons are now Brazilian and the quality is superb.
Baby leaf salads, Spinach and Baby Spinach, are now sourced from the Spain.
UK Parsnips, Carrots, Beetroot, Pre-Pac Green, Purple Sprouting Broccoli and Red Kale are all very good.
Kent or Brittany Cauliflowers are still very good quality, available every day. French Romanesque Cauliflowers are available most days.
Spanish and French Salad including Iceberg, Little Gem, Cos, Lollo Rosso, Bionda and Oakleaf are all available daily.
Savoy, Tundra Cabbage, January King, Bunch Beetroot and Bunch Carrots are all available daily and the quality is superb. Other seasonal crops such as Red and Green Kale are available in our usual packs.
Runner Beans and Corn on the Cob are still available both Pre-packed.
The Grape Season is moving on with superb Brazilian, South African, Indian and Peruvian varieties available every day.
Full colour Large Pomegranates are available every day.
Hilliards will as usual try our best to bring you the best quality produce available at the best prices with our weekly specials and promotions.