10th Year of the Truffle Festival

For 10 years the Fyshwick Markets have been proudly supporting the Truffle Festival  the ultimate winter foodie event. Each year from June to August individual events are held across the region highlighting the rare Black Winter Truffle. Discover, taste and experience the magic of these highly prized gems at our participating retailers:

At Deli Planet you will find Fresh Truffle for sale, Fresh made Truffle Pizza in the café, Truffle cheese – Gouda & Brie, Truffle Salami, Truffle salt, honey, glaze, oil’s, mustard, aioli, tapenade, salsa, pesto, balsamic vinegar.

Mart Deli will be selling truffled brie, butter and eggs as well as Fresh truffle.

Wiffens will have fresh Truffle for sale, Truffle butter and Truffle eggs.

  • WHAT’S IN SEASON | APPLES: New season Gala’s and Ginger Golds. BERRIES: Strawberries scarce due to heat. Raspberries and blueberries good value. Blackberries available. Organic blueberries. CHERRIES: Last weeks. Fantastic flavour this week. CITRUS: Lemons still scarce should ease soon. Peak season for Valencias as peak of Summer means greener skin on Valencias. FIGS: Peak season for figs, great value and eating. GRAPES: Great range of grapes. Try Sapphire grapes. Thompson Seedless great eating. LYCHEES: Aussie lychees still in season, smaller fruit only. MANGOES: Ending soon. KP’s ended. Honey Gold’s and Calypso available. MELONS: Rockmelons very good. POMEGRANATES: Imported pomegranates only. STONE FRUIT: Great range of plums including Queen Garnett plums. Nectarines still good. ASPARAGUS: Last weeks price affected by diminishing supply. AVOCADOES: Hass, Shepherds and Reid’s all in season. BEANS: Particularly scarce with flowers being burned off a few weeks ago as a result of heat. CELERIAC: Beautiful firm and large celeriac. GREEN VEG: All affected by the heat. POTATOES & PUMPKIN: Sweet potatoes great choice for this time of year. White, purple and orange. TOMATOES: All good. Saucing tomatoes available. Great cherry tomatoes. FLOWERS: Foliage is great at this time of year. Ginger Flowers and Monsterio leaves our pick for look and lasting.