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QUETSCHE PLUMS

Buy Quetsche: Please come see us at the Wednesday Santa Monica Farmers Market. Our stand is just below 3rd Street Promenade on Arizona avenue.
Available for shipping late August to mid September

Description: European plum. Oblong, meaty yet juicy plum, with purple skin and very sweet golden flesh. Sometimes called Italian Plum, and also Zwetschke in German.

Season: August to mid September

Size: oval, averages 1" to 11/2" long

Suggested uses: Wonderful for baking, to accompany game meats, also good eaten out of hand, on cheese/charcuterie boards, and for making jam. Good for drying too.

Shelf life: 7 days in your cooler for raw use, up to 2 weeks if you are cooking them.

Penryn Fruit List

Apples

Asian pears

Bamboo shoots

Cherries

Citrus

European Pears

Feijoas

Figs

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Kiwifruit

Plums

Peaches

Persimmons

Pomegranates

 

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