For sweet tasting bliss it doesn’t get any better than Strawberries. We try to deliver a regular supply of Strawberries most of the year however we always look forward to the UK season when the Strawberries are the freshest. Strawberries don’t ripen after been picked therefore precision is the key to our customers receiving the quality they expect.
Look out for the Strawberries that smell the best, this is a great indicator of quality. Smaller strawberries typically have more flavour.
Best time to eat Strawberries
As soon as they arrive at the Office! Not that you will need much encouragement however Strawberries don’t last long, so if you see them, eat them as quickly as possible! Eat Strawberries at room temperature and make sure to wash them first.
The UK season is very short, in most years UK Strawberries will be available
Blueberries have the following nutritional values based on a 100g portion (1)
Energy 30 Kcal
Total lipid (fat) 0.5g
Fiber, total dietary 1g
Keep refrigerated, but eat at room temperature for the best flavour.
Did you know?
Strawberries have been eaten since Roman times, when they were also used medicinally to help with digestive ailments, dis-colored teeth and skin irritations?Reference Articles 1, Nutrient Analysis of Fruit and Vegetables : Summary Report (click here)