Chinese New Year is coming and one of out new year rituals is to offer Chinese New Year gifting during our visits to our friends and families.
To encourage more healthier foods habits, why not try to give something different this year? A basket of fruits? Fruits especially peaches are a popular gift during Chinese New Year as they symbolizes the wish for a long and healthy life.
But this time, it is not any ordinary foods. It’s high quality Aussie Summer fruits! Sounds like a good idea? The four Australian summer fruits perfectly ripe and in for this season, the gift of Australian summer fruits will certainly leave a mark on family and friends as their round shape and colour are said to symbolize prosperity and bring recipient good fortune throughout the year.
For healthy eaters out there, Australian summer fruits are a perfect match as a natural superfood that is low in calories and Glycemic Index helping restore energy, satisfy cravings in a healthy way and keeping you fuller for longer. They also provide significant dietary fiber, potassium and antioxidants that encourages healthy digestion.
This year, Taste of Australia has partnered with Village Grocer and few more supermarkets in Malaysia to offer a wide varieties of Aussie Summer Fruits to Malaysians.
During the launch mid of Jan 2019, attendees at the launch of “Sweeter When Shared” Summer Fruits campaign were treated a special demo by Belinda Chee who showed unique recipes incorporating Australian summer fruits including a gift box of Summer Fruits, Summer Fruits Delight, Pavlova with summer Fruits that are perfect for the upcoming festivities of Chinese New Year.
Australia produces some of the best fruits int he world thanks to its unique micro climates that intensify sweetness. Farmers also have generations of expertise, and apply strict bio security and food safety measures to guarantee the tastiest and safest fruit.
To check out the Taste Australia campaign in action and try out their flavorsome summer fruit varieties, head down to participating supermarkets including Village Grocer.