Fresh peppers: Tasty shishito and padron peppers grown on the Mornington Peninsula by 280 Fresh Veg will be on sale at Mt Eliza this weekend. Try grilling them to eat fresh and drying some for winter dishes too.
Summer berries: Catch up with family farmers Sunny Creek Organic at Bentleigh this weekend for their latest harvest of strawberries and ripe red and gold raspberries. Pick up a pot of their berry jam to extend the berry season in the pantry!
Rich rhubarb: Leggy ruby and green rhubarb is in season and can be found on many farmers’ stands this weekend. While the weather’s warm, try simmering it with sugar and straining it to make a stunning, tangy syrup for sodas and cocktails.