As part of several upcoming blog posts (click here for more information) these are my fruit restocks pictures since August 2012 (low fat high carb raw vegan food style).
25 July 2012 – Fruit haul! Got three large boxes of nectarines, one box of Saturn peaches, one box of apricots, one box of medjool dates, one box of local cherries, box of bananas, seven heads of lettuce, some cucumbers, bell peppers, lemons, celery and some fresh basil and mint. Last week was kind of blueberry ;) so I still have some oranges and tomatoes.
1 August 2012 – Fruit haul! Got fifteen boxes of nectarines! Sixteen cantaloupe melons, three watermelons, box of oranges, three boxes of mangos, seven heads of lettuce, two heads of celery, some lemons and a bell pepper. The rest of the tomatoes, zucchinis and cucumbers are coming from our family allotment garden and will be gathered during the week. So NO bananas this week ;) I decided to get some time without them, the quality was horrible for the past few weeks and nectarines tasted a lot better :D
8 August – Fruit haul! I am loving my nectarines this season. I got five large boxes of nectarines, seven boxes or mangos, box of oranges, ten boxes with strawberries, six heads of lettuce, some celery, bell pepper and lemons. Also restocked on raisins, dried figs, flaxseed and sundried tomatoes. Tomatoes, zucchinis and cucumbers are coming from our family allotment garden.
5 September – Fruit Haul! With the week before and after The WFF my restocks have been minimal, so you guys didn’t hear much from me, but it ‘s time for a nice restock! I got a crate of strawberries, box of white grapes, box of navel oranges, box of bananas, seven boxes of Saturn peaches (yeah!), six melons (what’s the English name for this variety?), box of small plums, four heads of celery (for celery powder), two heads of lettuce, some arugula and lemons, and home grown zucchini, cucumber and tomatoes.
12 September – Fruit Haul! I got figs! My first figs in this whole year! So I got one big box of vinecherry-paprika tomatoes, one box of blue grapes, one box of strawberries. Eight boxes of Saturn (doughnut) peaches, two boxes of melons, two boxes of figs, some celery and lettuce, and basil, lemons, bell pepper, arugula, and home grown corn, tomatoes, cucumber and romaine lettuce. I’m trying to stay away from the banana’s that they sell here, they don’t taste as good to me anymore but as long as I got peaches I will be fine :D
19 September – Fruit Haul!! So I got a crate of sweet red bell peppers, crate of pears, box of oranges, six boxes of Saturn peaches (yeah!), box of vinecherry-paprika tomatoes, box of medjool dates, three packages of corn. From our own family garden some cherry tomatoes, cucumbers, yellow peppers, corn and some greens. Going to do some experimenting bought: arugula, mixed greens, cilantro, chives, scallion, basil, lemons, limes, pepper, avocados, cashew nuts, pecans, pumpkin seeds and sun-dried tomatoes.
26 September – Fruit Haul! Got myself a crate of apples, crate of sweet red bell peppers, Italian victoria grapes, box of oranges, three boxes of Saturn peaches, six galia melons, box of vine-tomatoes, some raspberries, pineapple, lemon, dill, basil, avocados, cashew nuts, few heads of lettuce and bags of mixed greens. ♥
10 October – Awesome Fruit Haul!! Box of Italian Italia white grapes (giulianopugliafruit.it), box of Spain primasol clementines, crate of romaine lettuce, crate of red bell pepper, box of melons, two boxes of Israeli Galia melons, box of African valencia oranges, box of dried Israeli medjool dates, box with a pomelo, dried mulberries, raisins, some dill and cucumbers, four boxes of blueberries, bag of fresh basil, some arugula and mixed greens, and some of the last cucumbers and cherry tomatoes from our own garden. Still got apples, peers and tomatoes in stock. Going to be an other awesome week! Cheers!
17 October – Fruit and vegetable restock! I got five boxes of decent brazil keitt mangoes, box of turkish sultana grapes, box of delicious vine tomatoes from holland, box of galia melons, box of south african valencia oranges, box of tunisian organic pitted dates (yes last weeks box if already devoured), few bags of red bell peppers, cucumbers, cherry tomatoes, strawberries, lemons, dill, basil and a few bags of mixed greens. I still got romaine lettuce from last week, clementines and some apples and pears. Cheers! :)
24 October – Awesome fruit haul! Crate of pears, crate of apples, crate of red bell peppers, crate of concord grapes, big box of Spain persimmons, Spain clementines, boxes of galia melons, box of cherry tomatoes, pineapple, arugula, mixed green, butterhead lettuce, cucumbers, dill and a few strawberries. I still got some tomatoes, mangoes, oranges and dates from last week. It’s not what you say, it’s what you do!
9 November – Wednesday restock, box of oranges, crate of red bell peppers, two crates of clementines, crate of grapes, four boxes of persimmons, box of cherry paprika tomatoes, box of vine tomatoes, some lettuce, kale, spinach and cucumbers.
14 November – Fruit Haul! Crate of apples, oranges, pears, two crates of persimmons, crate of mini white grapes, mixed box with orange sweet mini bell peppers, loads of cucumbers, fresh dill, basil, red and green leafy greens, arugula, butterhead lettuce, seven boxes of awesome mangoes, two pineapples, and loads of raisins that are not on this photo.
22 November – Yesterdays fruit haul! Box of cherry-paprika tomatoes, two 5kg boxes of white grapes, box of oranges, two boxes of persimmons (kakis), box of vine tomatoes, two 5kg boxes of organic pitted dates, and an other 5kg box of medjool dates. Box of clementines, some cucumbers, strawberries, arugula, beetroot, zuccini, mixed greens, green herbs, bag of sweet orange bell peppers, bag of spinach and a few bananas for the fun of it. :)
28 November – Fruit Haul! One box with small sweet orange bell peppers, two boxes of cherry-paprika tomatoes, four boxes of white grapes (not all full), big box of oranges, four boxes of persimmons, eight cucumbers, leafy greens, spinach, basil, dill, lemons, one avocado, mixed greens, arugula and a sugar melon, then some bags of raisins, dried figs, dried mulberries, and pumpkin seeds.
2 January – I bought three boxes of clementines (I love to drink 1800ml of the stuff every morning) a box of big oranges, two small boxes of persimmons, a five kilogram box of medjool dates, a few bananas, some pears, and green kiwis, few heads of butterhead lettuce and curly leafy greens, cucumbers, avocados, tomatoes, lemons, arugula, two jars of olives and one with asparaguses. I needed something to give some flavour to my salads without resorting to higher fat dressings (hemp seeds, sesame seeds, or nut based). I also had some lychees and apples left from last Saturday restock.
And some more lower quality pictures taken with my mobile phone.
That is it :D