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Blueberries

Blueberries are becoming increasingly popular. A logical development, as it is a healthy and delicious snack, ideal for on the road. Blueberries have a fresh sweet taste and crispy bite. We have many different varieties, some varieties taste slightly more acidic than others.



Our blueberries are part of our Discovered brand.
Blueberry




Passport Blueberry


Name Blueberry
Family Ericaceae
Varieties Jewel, Chandler, Brigitta, Blue crop, Spartan, Patriot, Duke, Reka, patriot, Alliott, Draper
Origin North-America
Source Netherlands, South Africa, Peru, Argentina, Uruguay, Spain, Morocco, Germany and France.
Availability Year-round
Packaging Ask for the options
Brand Discovered or supplier's brand


Storage advice blueberries


In the store
Blueberries must be stored in a cool place, between a minimum of 1°C and a maximum of 2°C.

At home
We advise consumers to keep blueberries in the fridge.
Our tip: scatter the berries on a plate or dish, to prevent them from bruising.



Usage tips blueberries


Blueberries are very delicate and must be washed carefully just before use. Blueberries can be eaten by hand as a healthy snack. They are easy to use in all kinds of dishes.

Extra tip for the consumer
Blueberries are delicious with yogurt or in a smoothie. They are super healthy, because they contain a lot of antioxidants and few calories.




Ripeness / Freshness Blueberries


Ripe and fresh blueberries are firm, juicy, round and have a purple-blue colour. Blueberries are delicate fruits, so handle them carefully.



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Calendar blueberries


  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Netherlands
South Africa
Peru
Argentina / Uruguay
Spain
Morocco
Germany
France


      Available
                 
      Not Available




Growing areas blueberries


Blueberry Growth

In the Dutch season, our blueberries come from our own growers. We also work with growers from Peru, Argentina, Spain, Morocco, Germany and France. Blueberries are delivered from South Africa through our own farm from September to February.





Discovered Blueberries

Blueebrries go under our brand Discovered. The packaging on Discovered products provides not only details about their source and flavour but also explains how the product should be stored and prepared.