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1 (Wed) Jul – 24 (Mon) Aug 2020
@ Harbour City, Times Square, ifc mall and New Town Plaza stores
Summer is the best season to enjoy peaches. city'super has sourced a wide range of seasonal peaches from different regions and prefectures of Japan, including 4 direct from farms, in order to offer you the finest, freshest peaches.
‧Pink Peach: July to August
‧White Peach: mid-July to early August
‧Golden Peach: August
Japanese peaches are now in season! city'super is excited to bring all peach fanatics premium Japanese peaches flown in directly from four different prefectures in Japan. What’s more, we have invited three adorable mascots to embark on this Peach Journey with us, introducing the in-season peaches from various Japanese farms. Let’s meet them!
Just like a bunny – pink, soft, sweet and juicy!
In season: early July to August
Japanese white peaches are rare like polar bears! Their harvest period is very short, and they are refreshingly sweet with a smooth texture.
In season: mid-July to early August
Like a hedgehog, golden peaches have tougher skin in a golden hue. They have a crunchier, firmer texture.
In season: August
city'super has sourced a wide range of seasonal peaches from different regions and prefectures of Japan, including 4 direct from farms, in order to offer you the finest, freshest peaches.
We have invited MomoPinku to introduce four of the sweetest Japanese pink peaches, which are in season between July and August. Ripe Japanese peaches have an elegant aroma, soft texture and are super juicy. Their sweetness level can reach up to 16 Brix!
Depending on its place of origin, Japanese peaches can fall under different grading systems: JA Fuefuki (Ichinomiya), JA Fuefuki (Misakacho), JA Fuefuki (Yatsushiro) and JA Zen-Noh. In particular, Ichinomiya’s “Premium” and Misakacho’s “Ohtouryou” mark the highest-grade peaches which are the sweetest with the most flawless appearance.
Here are two of the most highly regarded Japanese peaches we think you’ll love:
Japan Yamanashi Premium Peach
Japan Yamanashi Ohtouryou Peach
We would like to share with you 4 Japanese white peaches of the highest quality, all of which are available at city'super for a limited time only due to the fruit’s seasonality.
Peach Grading Chart
Did you know Japanese peaches can be graded according to four levels defined by the fruit’s appearance and their level of sweetness? Fruit sweetness can be measured in Brix. Higher Brix means sweeter fruit. Each variety of peaches will also have its own grading chart. Let’s take Okayama’s as an example:
Japan also has an array of golden peaches that are equally pleasing to look at and to taste! Savour these three highly recommended Japanese golden peaches, all of which can be found at city'super. Bring one or all of them home today!
Japan Nagano Iwashita Golden Peach, Japan Kasahara Farm Golden Peach, Japanese Golden Peach
It is increasingly important that we embrace a food culture that is healthy and environmentally friendly. Apart from nutrition and taste, place of origin is also an essential factor to consider when we shop for food. As Japanese peaches are in season, we have invited the adorable MomoPinku to introduce two Japanese farms we can trust:
Yamanashi Naito Farm
Main produce: Japan Yamanashi Naito Peach
Yamagata Nogawa Farm
Main produce: Japan Yamagata Peach
In Japan, farming is a much-valued industry. Thanks to technological advances, farms are employing various advanced agricultural methods to produce better-tasting and safer produce. MomoKin is here to introduce two Japanese farms with unique cultivation methods. Don’t forget to visit city'super and bring home these farms’ high-quality peaches!
Niigata Kasahara Farm
Main produce: Japan Kasahara Farm White Flesh Peach, Japan Kasahara Farm Golden Peach
Nagano Iwashita Farm
Main product: Japan Nagano Iwashita Peach, Japan Nagano Iwashita Golden Peach
Summer is a great time to create dishes with fruits! As peaches are in season, city'super is introducing four appetising dishes crafted with peaches.
*Available at AMAZING FOOD HALL @ Times Square store from now until 22 August.
Summer is the best time for Japanese peaches! If you love peaches and peach flavoured items, and are looking for light, refreshing summer desserts, you’re in luck! Here are a few recommended sweet items made with Japanese peaches you can find at sweets house Cha Cha. Which one is your favourite?
*Available at sweets house Cha Cha counters @city'super Times Square, Harbour City and New Town Plaza stores from now until 31 July.
This season for Japanese peaches! Apart from fresh peaches, city'super is also delighted to bring peach fanatics an array of delectable peach flavoured products, such as breads and cakes! Here are two sweet baked items made with Japanese peaches you don’t want to miss:
*Available at all Little Mermaid and Sweet Complex counters at city'super.
For those always on the go and don’t have time to eat fruits but want to enjoy sweet, fruity flavours, try one of these Japanese peach summer drinks! city'super recommend drinking them while they are ice cold, of course!
*Available at AMAZING FOOD HALL @ Times Square store, and all RF1 counters.
^Promotional products are available @ selected stores only. While stocks last. The above product details are subject to change without prior notice. Photos are for reference only.
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