​Food Service Update

THE FRESH SCOOP

 

HARVEST SUPPLY REPORT

FRESH VEGETABLES

Artichokes

Green: Good supply, CA

Asparagus

Purple: Good availability, Peru

White: Good supply, Peru

Baby Vegetables

Artichokes (Green): Good availability, CA

Beets (Gold/Red): Good supplies, CA

Broccoli (Broccolini): Good supplies, CA
Brussels Sprouts (Green/Purple): Good supplies, CA

Carrots (Assorted): Good supplies, CA

Carrots (Thumbelina): Good availability, CA

Cauliflower (Caulilini): Good supply, USA

Leeks: Good availability, CA

Squash: Good availability, MX

Beans

Dragon Tongue: Available now!

French: Available, MX

Green: Available

Purple Wax: Available, USA

Romano: Available, MX

Yellow Wax: Available

Brussels Sprouts Stalks: Good availability, USA should

go to January

Cardoni: Available now to mid-December

Cauliflower

Colored: Good supplies, USA

Celery Root: Good availability, Holland/MX

Chard (Bright Lights™): Good availability, CA

Chestnuts (Fresh): Available, S. Korea

Corn (Yellow): Available, MX

Cucumbers

Armenian: New crop, USA
Baby/Mini: Good availability, MX

Hot House: Good supplies, USA

Japanese: Good availability, USA

Pickling: Good availability, MX

 

Endive (Belgian)

Red: Limited availability, Netherlands

Garlic:  Available, CA

Black: Available, CA

Elephant: Good availability, CA

Peeled:  Good supplies!

Greens

Collard: Good supplies, CA

Dandelion: Available now, CA

Mustard: Good supplies, CA

Hearts of Palm: Good availability (jarred & fresh), Costa Rica

 

Horseradish Root: Good supplies, USA


Kale

Lacinato: Good supplies, USA

Red: Good supply USA

Sprouts: Good availability, MX

Kohlrabi: Good availability, MX

Topless: Good supply, MX

Leeks

Belgian Style: Good supplies, USA

Mushrooms

Chef's Mix: Good availability, USA

Hon Shimeji (Brown/White): Available now, USA

King Oyster: Available, USA

Maitake: Available, USA

Shiitake: Available, USA
Wild Chef's Mix: Available now, USA

Wood Ear: Good availability, USA

Okra: Good availability, Honduras/Nicaragua


Onions

Chipolline: Good availability, USA

Maui: Available, HI

Mexican Green: Good supplies, MX

Peas

Sno (Green): Available, MX

Sugar Snaps: Available, MX

Peppers

Bell (Enjoya aka Aloha): Available now, MX

Banana Wax: Available, CA

Hungarian Wax: Moderate supplies, CA

Long Hot (Red): Available, Holland

Long Sweet (Red/Orange/Yellow): Available now, MX

Veggie Sweets: Limited supply, MX


Potatoes
Dutch Yellow® (Pee Wee): Available supplies, USA

Dutch Red® (Baby): Good supplies, USA

Gemstone®: Good supply year-round, USA
Medley (Pee Wee): Good supplies, USA

Purple (Creamers): Available, USA

Yukon: Good supplies, USA

Radicchio:

di Verona: Moderate supplies, CA

Treviso: Moderate availability, CA

Radish

Black: Good supplies, CA

Easter Egg: Good availability, CA

Daikon: Available, MX

Daikon (Green): Available for a limited time, MX

French Breakfast: Good supplies, CA

Icicle: Good availability, CA

Purple Ninja: Good availability, CA
Watermelon Radish: Good availability, MX

Rapini: Good year-round supplies, USA

Rhubarb

Hot House: Good availability, Netherlands

Spinach Savoy:  Available

Romanesco: Good supplies, USA

Rhubarb (Hot House): Available, Netherlands

Shallots (French Echalion): Good availability, France

Squash

Acorn: Good supplies, USA

Banana: Limited supplies, CA

Butternut: Good supplies, CA

Carnival: Limited availability, CA

Delicata: Limited supplies, CA

Eight Ball: Good supplies

Gold Bar: Available, Spain

Kabocha: Limited supplies, CA

Red Kuri: Limited availability, CA

Spaghetti: Good supplies, CA

Zucchini: Good availability, CA

Squash Blossoms: Available, CA

Sunflower Chokes: Good availability, USA

 

Tomatoes

Baby Heirloom: Good availability, MX

Chef Mix: Good availability Canada

Campari TOV: Moderate availability, TX

Green: Limited supplies, CA

Heirloom: Good supplies, MX

Kumato: Available, CA

Red (On the vine): Good availability!

Truffles

Black Winter: Available now, Italy

Turmeric: Available year-round

Water Chestnuts (Fresh): Available, China

Watercress: Good availability, USA

Yams

Charleston: New crop, USA

Garnet: Available, CA

Jersey: Good availability, CA

Murasaki: Available, CA

Purple Sweet: Available, CA

FRESH FRUIT

Apples

Ambrosia: Available, Canada

*Envy™: Available, NZ

Fuji: Good availability, CA

Granny Smith: Good availability, WA/CA

*Green Dragon®: Good availability, WA

Hidden Rose: Available, OR

Honeycrisp: Available, WA

Hunnyz: New crop, WA

Lady: New crop, CA

*Modi®: Available, CA

Asian Pears: Good availability, CA

 

Berries

Blackberries: Good availability, USA

Blueberries: Very limited, USA

Raspberries: Good supplies, CA

Buddha Hands: Good availability, CA

Cactus Pears: Good availability, MX

Cherimoya: Available supplies, Chile

Coconuts

EZ Open: Good supplies, Thailand

Young: Great availability, Thailand

Year-round supplies, several varieties - ask sales rep for details

Cranberries: Good supplies, USA

Dragon Fruit

Red: Available, Vietnam

White: Better supplies, Ecuador

Yellow: Good supplies, Ecuador

Feijoas: Fair availability, MX

Goldenberries (Cape Gooseberries): Good year-round

supplies, Colombia

Grapefruit (Cocktail): New crop, CA

Grapes

*Muscato™ (Green/Red): Good supplies, CA

Guavas: Good supply, MX

Jackfruit: Available supplies, MX

Kiwi: Available now, NZ

Gold: Available, NZ

Kumquats: Moderate supplies, Chile


Lemons

Meyer: Available, CA

Pink: Good availability, CA

Seedless: Good supplies, CA

Limes

Finger Limes: Good supply, CA

Kieffer: Good availability, CA

Key: Moderate availability, MX

Sweet: Available, CA

Lychee: New crop, S. Africa

Mandarins (Kishu): New crop, CA

Mangoes

*Calypso®: Good supplies, MX

Keitt: Available, CA

Sapūrana (Keitt): Available, CA

Mangosteen: Good supply, MX

Melogold: Good supplies, CA

Melons

Asaki: Available, MX

Gaya: Available, MX

Solara: New crop, MX

Oranges

Bergamot: New crop available, USA

Blood: Good supply, Australia

Navel: Good availability, Chile

Navel (Heirloom): Good supply, CA

Oro Blanco: New crop, CA

Papayas

Caribbean (Red): Available now

Hawaiian: Available, HI
Strawberry: Good supplies, Brazil
Tai Nung: Good supplies, MX

Passion Fruit: Limited, CA

Pears

Bartlett: Good availability, USA
Bosc: Good supplies, CA

*Butterscotch™: Good availability, S. Korea

Comice: Available, USA

D'Anjou: Good supplies, USA

Forelle: Available, USA through January

Fragrant: Available, China to March

Red: Available, USA

Seckle: Good availability, USA

Warren: Available, CA

Ya: New crop, China

Persimmons

Fuyu: New crop, USA

Hachiya: New crop, USA

Pineapples

Baby: Good availability, South Africa

*Honeyglow®: New crop, Costa Rico

*Pinkglow®: Good availability, Costa Rico

Pomegranates
Arils: Good supplies, CA

Red: Good volume, USA

Pummelos: Good supplies, CA

Quince: Good availability, CA

Rambutan: Good supplies out of Guatemala/Honduras

Starfruit: New crop, FL

Sudachi: Available, CA

Tangelos (Minneola): Good availability, CA

Tangerines

Clementine: Available, CA

Murcott: New crop, CA

Watermelon

Red (Mini): Good availability, MX

Red (Seedless): Available, MX

Yuzu: Good availability, CA

*Used with permission


 

 

ASIAN
Banana Leaves: Good supplies, MX

 

Beans

Green: Fair availability, MX

Bitter Melon
Chinese: Moderate supply, CA
Indian: Moderate availability, MX

White: Day to day, MX


Bok Choy : Good availability, CA
Baby: Good supplies, CA
Petite: Limited availability, CA

Shanghai: Limited availability, CA

Shanghai Leaves: Moderate supply, MX

Shanghai (Petite): Limited supplies, CA

 

Broccoli

Baby (Broccolini): Good availability, CA


Cabbage
Napa (Green): Good availability, CA

Savoy: New crop, USA

 

Celery Cabbage: Moderate supplies

Cherimoya: Good supplies, Chile


Chinese Celery (Khan Choy): Good availability, CA

Chinese Okra (Sing Qua): Moderate availability, CA


Choy Sum: Good availability, CA
Petite: Limited, CA

Coconuts

EZ Open: Good supplies, Thailand

Young: Good availability, Thailand

Year-round supplies, several varieties - ask sales rep for details

Cucumbers

Japanese: Limited supplies, CA

Persian (Baby): Good supplies, MX

Dragon Fruit

Red: Available, Vietnam

White: Limited, Ecuador/CA

Yellow: Good supplies, Ecuador

Eggplants
Chinese: Moderate availability, CA

Graffiti: Available, Spain
Indian: Moderate availability, CA
Italian: Moderate availability, CA
Japanese: Good supplies, CA
Thai: Moderate availability, CA

Gai Choy (Chinese Mustard): Moderate supplies, CA


Gai Lan: Good availability, CA

Galanga: Moderate availability, HI

Ginger Root

Year-round supplies, sourced globally - ask sales rep for details
Young: Available, CA

Gobo Root (Burdock):  Moderate availability, Taiwan

Jackfruit: Available supply, MX

Kohlrabi (Green):  Good availability, CA

Komatsuna (Japanese Spinach): Limited, CA with mostly year-round availability. Very perishable.

Lemon Grass: Moderate availability, CA

Lo Bok: Moderate availability, CA

Long Beans (Chinese): Available, MX/USA


Lotus Root (aka Lilly Root): Fresh and Packaged is available, China

Lychee: New crop, S. Africa

Mangoes
Green: Limited

Melons

Kiwano: Good supplies, CA should go through December

Korean: Good availability, MX

Winter: Good availability, MX

Nira Grass

Green: Very limited supplies, CA

Yellow: Available through new vendor

Papaya
Green: Moderate availability, MX
Tai Nung: Available supplies, MX

Pea Shoot Tendrils: Limited supplies, MX

Peas
Sno (Green): Moderate availability, CA
Sugar Snaps: Moderate availability, CA


Peppers

Long Hots: Good availability, Holland
Thai (Green/Red): Limited availability, MX


Potatoes
Sweets (Okinawa): Moderate supplies, USA

Radish
Daikon: Moderate availability, CA

Rambutan: Good supplies, Guatemala


*Sea Beans™

Salcornia: Available supplies, MX

Shiso Leaves (Ooba): Available supplies

Squash

Acorn (Green): Good supply, CA

Butternut: Good supply, CA

Gold Bar: Available, Spain

Kabocha: Limited availability, CA
Moqua (Fuzzy Squash):  Moderate supplies, MX

Opo: Moderate availability, CA

Turmeric Root: Moderate supplies, Fiji

Water Chestnuts: Limited, China

Yamo Imo: Very expensive, Japan

Yu Choy: Moderate availability, CA

Yu Choy Sum: Limited supplies, CA

*Used with permission

LATIN

Banana Leaves: Good supplies, MX

Bananas
Burro: Available year-round
Manzano: Available year-round

Cactus Leaves (Cleaned): Good supplies, MX

Cactus Pears (Red): Good availability, MX

 

Canela: Good supplies, USA

Cilantro: Moderate supplies, CA

Coconuts

EZ Open: Good supplies, Thailand

Young: Good availability, Thailand

Year-round supplies, several varieties - ask sales rep for details

Dragon Fruit

Red: Available, Vietnam

White: Limited, Ecuador/CA

Yellow: Good supplies, Ecuador

Feijoas: Available, CA

Guavas: Good supplies out of Mexico. 


Hoja Santa Leaves: Available

 

Jackfruit: Available supply, MX


Jicama: Good supplies, MX

Limes

Finger Limes: Good availability, CA
Key:  Good supplies

Sweet: Good availability

Mangoes

Calypso: Good availability, Australia

Keitt: Good supplies, CA

Sapūrana: Good availability, MX

Mangosteen: Limited, MX

Melons
Pepino: Good year-round supply, Ecuador

 

Name Root: Limited

 

Onions (Mexican Green): Good availability, MX


Papayas
Caribbean Red: Good supplies!

Hawaiian: Good availability, HI
Maradol: Limited supplies, MX

Strawberry: Good availability, Brazil
Tai Nung: Good supplies, MX

 

Passion Fruit: Limited, CA


Peppers

Anaheim: Limited supplies, MX/CA

Banana Wax: Day to day availability, MX

Habanero: Moderate supplies, MX/CA

Hungarian Wax: Day to day availability, MX

Jalapenos: Limited availability, MX/CA

Jalapenos (Red): Available until November, Netherlands

Manzano: Moderate supplies, MX

Pasilla/Poblano: Moderate supplies, MX

Red Fresno: Moderate availability, MX/CA

Serrano: Moderate supplies, MX/CA

Yellow: Moderate supplies, MX/CA

Piloncillo: Available, USA

Pineapples

Baby: Good availability , South Africa

Honeyglow: New crop, Costa Rica

*Pinkglow®: Available now, Costa Rica

Plantains: Available, Ecuador

Squash
Chayote: New crop, MX
Tatuma: Moderate supplies, MX

Sugar Cane: Available year-round from MX

 

Swizzle Stix: Available now for fruit kabobs or drinks!

Tamarindo: Available year-round from Thailand

Tejocote: Good availability, CA


Tomatillos: Limited supplies, MX

Milpero: Good supplies, MX

*Used with permission

 

 
 

CERTIFIED

ORGANIC VEGETABLES

Artichokes: Extremely limited supplies, USA

Avocado

Haas: Available, MX

Beans

Green: Fair supplies, MX

Beets
Gold: Moderate supplies, CA
Red: Moderate supplies, CA

Bok Choy: Moderate supplies, CA

Baby: Extremely limited, CA

Broccoli: Limited supplies, CA

 

Brussels Sprouts

Green: Moderate supplies, MX

Purple: New crop, CA

Cabbage
Green: Good supplies, CA
Napa: Moderate availability, CA
Red: Moderate supplies, CA

Carrots
Baby Peeled: Moderate supplies, CA
Bunch: Moderate supplies, CA
Cello: Moderate supplies, CA
Table: Moderate supplies, CA

Cauliflower: Limited supplies, CA

Celery

Hearts: Moderate supplies, USA

Stalks: Moderate supplies, USA


Chard
Green: Good supplies, CA
Rainbow: Good supplies, CA
Red: Good supplies, CA

Cilantro: Moderate supplies, CA

Cucumbers: Good supply, MX

Baby Persian: Limited supplies, MX


Garlic: Good supply, MX/CA


Ginger Root: Good supplies, Peru

Greens
Collard: Moderate supplies, USA
Mustard: Moderate supplies, CA

Kale

Green:  Good supplies, CA
Lacinato: Good supplies, USA
Red: Good supplies, USA

Leeks: Limited supplies, CA

Lettuce
Butter (Green/Red): Limited supplies, USA
Green Leaf: Extremely limited, USA
Iceberg: Extremely limited supplies, CA
Red Leaf: Extremely limited, USA
Romaine: Extremely limited, USA
Romaine Hearts: Extremely limited availability, CA

Onions

Pearl (Assorted): Good supply, USA

Rainbow: Available, CA/MX
Red: Available, CA/MX

Sweet: Available, CA
White: Available, MX/CA
Yellow: Available, CA/MX


Parsley
Curly: Good supplies, CA
Italian: Good supplies, CA

Peas
Sno: Gapping
Snap: Gapping

Peppers

Bell (Green): Moderate supplies, MX/CA/OR
Bell (Orange): Extremely limited supplies, MX. 
Bell (Red): Limited supplies, MX
Bell (Yellow): Extremely limited  supplies, MX

Jalapenos: Good supplies, MX

Veggie Sweet: Good availability, MX


Potatoes

Charleston Yam: Good supplies, USA

Fingerling Medley: Available now through November
Garnet Yam: Good supplies, CA

Garnet (Baby): Good availability, CA
Jewel Beauregard: Available, CA
Red: New crop, WA
Russet:
New crop, WA/CO
Sweet: Available, CA

Sweet  (Japanese Murasaki): Gapping
Yellow: New crop, WA/CO

Yellow (Baby): In stock, WA

Radish
Bunch: Moderate supplies, USA
Daikon: Moderate supplies, USA

Rhubarb (Hot House): Good supplies, WA

Shallots: Good volume, WA


Squash
Acorn (Green): Moderate availability, MX/CA

Buttercup: Moderate supplies
Butternut: Moderate supplies, MX/CA

Crookneck: Moderate availability, MX

Delicata: New crop, CA

Kabocha: New crop, CA

Red Kuri: New crop, CA
Spaghetti: Moderate supply, MX
Zucchini: Good supplies, MX

Tomatoes

Beef Steak: Fair availability, MX

Cherry: Fair supplies, MX

Grape: Fair availability, MX

Heirloom (Baby): Fair availability, MX

TOV: Fair supplies, MX

Turmeric: Fair supplies, Peru


 

CERTIFIED

ORGANIC FRUIT

Apples

Ambrosia: Good supplies, Canada

Crimson Gold: New crop, CA

Fuji: New crop, WA

Gala: New crop, CA/WA

Granny Smith: New crop, WA

Honeycrisp: New crop, WA

Pink Lady: New crop, CA

Berries

Blackberries: Moderate availability, CA

Blueberries: Moderate supplies, USA
Raspberries: Moderate supplies, CA

Strawberries: Limited supplies, USA

Coconuts

EZ Open: Good supplies, Thailand

Young: Good supplies, Thailand

Year-round supplies, several varieties - ask sales rep for details

Dragon Fruit

Red: Available, MX

White: Available, MX

Yellow: Available supplies, Ecuador

Grapefruit: New crop, CA

Kiwi: New crop, CA


Lemons:  Moderate supply, MX/CA

Limes: Moderate availability, MX

Mangoes: New crop, Ecuador

Ataulfo: Available, MX

Oranges (Navel): New crop, CA

Papaya

Hawaiian: Available, HI

Tai Nung: Available, MX

Pears

Bartlett: Good availability, WA

Bosc: Available, WA

D'Anjou: New crop, WA

D'Anjou (Red): Good availability, WA

Persimmons

Cinnamon: New crop, CA

Fuyu: New crop, CA

Hachiya: New crop, CA

Sweet Pumpkin: New crop, CA

Pineapples

Moderate supplies, Costa Rica/MX

Pomegranates: Available, CA

Tangerines (Satsuma):  New crop, CA

Watermelon

Mini Seedless: Good availability, CA

*Used with permission