Premium Fresh

TASMANIA, AUSTRALIA

RED ONIONS

"So naturally fresh!"

RED ONIONS

Red onions have a more mild and sweet flavour than brown onions and are perfect to eat raw or cooked. Also known as a Salad or Spanish Onion, they will not store as well as brown onions and as a result their seasonal availability is limited to just 6 months.

 

Characteristics:

  • Single bulb with a round shape
  • Purple to red outer skin
  • Double layer of intact papery outer skin
  • Firm, crisp texture of fleshy white scales with purple-red edges
  • Mild, sweet to tangy flavour
  • Stems trimmed to less than 50mm in length
  • Roots trimmed to less than 10mm in length

Seasonal Availability:

 

 

Size and Quality Specifications:

Red Onions are generally sized into 3 categories:


Diameter
Jarer 45mm - 60mm
Medium 60mm - 75mm
Large 75mm+


* Other size ranges available on request

Each size can be packed according to 4 separate quality specifications - Premium, A Grade, No 2 and Process.

 

 

Packaging:


  • 750g pre pack net
  • 1kg pre pack net
  • 10kg net
  • 15kg carton
  • ½ - tonne wooden or plastic bin
  • 1 tonne fabric bulk bag

* Other packaging options available on request

Price:

Pricing is based on current global and Australian domestic market prices at the time of application. Contract prices may be negotiated for long term supply arrangements.

Delivery:

Delivery via refrigerated road or ocean transport, direct to customer, as required.