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.

Passport Blueberries

Name Blauwe bes
Family Ericaceae
Varieties Jewel, Chandler, Brigitta, Blue crop, Spartan, Patriot, Duke, Reka, patriot, Alliott, Draper
Origin Noord-Amerik
Source Nederland, Zuid-Afrika, Peru, Argentinië, Uruguay, Spanje, Marokko, Duitsland en Frankrijk
Availability Jaarrond
Packaging Vraag naar de mogelijkheden
Brand Discovered of leveranciersmerk

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.

Maturity / Freshness Blueberries

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

Calendar Blueberries

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

Growing areas Blueberries

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

Bluebrries 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.

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Blueberries

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