What’s in Season

8 April 2014

VEGETABLES ORGANIC Beetroot, beans, broccoli, broccolini, kale, cavolo nero, lettuce cos, onions, potatoes, pumpkins, broccoli, greens, sweet potato, Jerusalem artichokes. LOCAL & DIRECT FROM THE GROWER: cherry, grape, grape kumato, heirloom punnet and loose heirloom tomatoes, kale, cavolo nero, flats and swiss brown mushrooms & hydro lettuce. LOCAL Chinese veg, spinach, silverbeet, shallots, English spinach. [...]

Featured Product Maestri Pastai

8 April 2014

New to Wiffens Maestri Pastai range of artisan Italian dried pastas. We love these pasta’s which have replaced Mennilli pasta as our pasta of choice. Range includes penne, linguine, squid ink spaghetti, tagliatelle, Conchiglioni, Lasagna and Paccheri Lisci. Also new instore Italian Fergola (kind of like an Italian couscous), great in a soup.

One of our Favourite’s Bizarri Dolci

26 March 2014

We have some new handmade Bizarri Dolci biscuits in store including Chocolate Crackpots, Lemon Twists, Sticky Date Cookies & Scottish Shortbread along with our favourite’s Florentines, Langues de Chats and kids favourite Muesli Crunch. Better than anything most of us could bake and perfect for entertaining.

Featured product Naturally Falafel

14 January 2014

Loving these new pumpkin or quinoa local vegan and preservative free falafels. Great for snacks, with dips or on a wrap or sandwich. $7.99 for a 390g pack our kids love them.

CHRISTMAS AT WIFFENS

12 December 2013

Wiffens and the Markets will be open for all your Christmas needs with extended Christmas Trading 23rd/24th December (Gates open before Sunrise!). Closed 25th December-1st Jan. We will reopening early this year on the 2nd of January. Our online shop is closed from Saturday 21st-1st Jan. No store pickups or home delivery between these dates [...]

ORGANICS AT WIFFENS

6 November 2013

Wiffens has a great range of fresh organic produce as well as a huge range of Organic groceries including Willowvale, Lotus, Spiral and Certified Organic Produce as well as boutique, small organic producers including Mount Zero’s range of grains including Australian quinoa, farro and lentils and direct from the grower and producer Green Gables range [...]

Shop at Wiffens.com 25% Off Your First Order

13 July 2013

Wiffens now have online shopping and home delivery Monday-Friday with store pick up 7 days a week. Visit Wiffens.com to shop and recieve 25% off your first order. With organic & local produce, fresh flowers, groceries and the best quality and range of fruit, vegetables and flowers in Canberra shop local shop Wiffens.com. If you [...]

ALL THINGS TRUFFLE!

12 June 2013

Truffle Season has started – We are so lucky to live in one of the few regions in the world where truffles flourish. We have truffles from the ACT’s only grower Sherry from French Black Truffles of Canberra’s (exclusive supplier to the Markets). We have the best fresh black truffles for sale as well as [...]

NEW PRODUCTS

20 February 2013

We are now stocking Highlands Organic unhomogenised organic milk direct from our our only local organic dairy. The Highlands dairy’s cows are grass fed and their full cream milk is very in natural sugars with half the fat of regular homegenised milk. We are also carrying their delicious cheeses including fresh ricotta, pecorino, feta and [...]

LOCAL GROWERS

15 November 2012

At Wiffens we are always trying to “‘grow” our relationships with local growers. Meet Gus from Cooma a vegetable grower dropping off his freshly picked broccolini we also have locally grown snowpeas direct from Luke another local grower this week. If you or anyone you know is a grower of quality fruit and vegetables or [...]

NEW BOUTIQUE PRODUCERS NOW IN STORE

27 September 2012

Barbara Irvine never stops searching for new boutique suppliers of gourmet groceries and we have a few great new producers now supplying us.  We have Roza’s range of sauces, mustards and chutneys made by a small family owned company and using all natural ingredients with no artificial preservatives, try their caesar dressing! We have Posh Nosh’s [...]

NEW LOCAL HANDMADE ARTISAN “AUTOLYSE” SOURDOUGH

20 July 2012

There is a great new addition to the Canberra bread scene with a new bakery producing terrific soft sourdough with a crunchy sour golden brown crust. Delivered daily and retailing at $5.80. So much bread for sale in Canberra is from Sydney so it is fantastic to have this newcomer. The bread is handmade using [...]

LOCAL CHESTNUTS IN SEASON

27 March 2012

Australian Chestnut season has started. We have easy peel chestnuts from a local Lake George farmer.  Use in savoury or sweet dishes, they can be made into soup, used in salads, pureed and used as a tart filling. To use chestnuts they are first scored, then cooked in order to soften the skin to enable [...]

GREAT NEW PRODUCTS

8 March 2012

We have a number of new products lines including: Eat Gourmet’s range of delicious organic award winning yoghurts. Eat Gourmet are  a family-owned Australian company based on Sydney’s Northern Beaches making organic and all natural yoghurts- which means no artificial colours, flavours or preservatives; free from gluten and gelatine; low in sugar and fat, yet high [...]

NEW PRODUCT-WOOLOOMOOLOO OLIVE OIL

17 December 2011

Imported olive oil brands found in supermarkets are not subject to the same standards as Australian Olive oil. When you buy imported Extra Virgin olive oil it may not be extra virgin, or from the country which it claims. We suggest buying Australian olive oil. We have a number of brands including, La Barre, Penfield, [...]

EAT MORE FRUIT & VEG!- New National Dietary Guidelines

15 December 2011

A review of dietary guidelines for Australian adults, infants and children has just been released. The review indicates that we are still not eating enough fruit and vegetables and too many processed and fatty foods. Not only is it important to eat more fruit and vegetables but a larger variety. Doctor Amanda Lee the head [...]

NEW PRODUCTS- BIZARRI DOLCI

27 November 2011

Bizarri Dolci is a small Victorian company started by Monette Bizzarri. Their products are handmade using only quality fresh produce. We have stocked their delicious and indulgent honey toasted muesli for some time but we have just introduced their range of biscuits in time for Christmas. They make the perfect gift. The range includes, christmas [...]

SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTER AND WIN!

25 November 2011

Don’t forget to subscribe to our newsletter and go in the draw to receive a months worth of fruit and vegetables worth $400. Keep visiting our website we will continue to add recipes, let you know what is in season as well as what’s new instore.

WIFFENS LAUNCH NEW WEBSITE

18 November 2011

We have been busy creating a new website to keep you up to date with all of our latest products and market news. Please have a look around and let us know what you think. Some great features include our produce section which is a fantastic resource for the many products we carry. We will [...]

NEWS UPDATE

18 November 2011

Mount Zero is a new supplier to Wiffens with a commitment to sustainable farming practices, flavour, and a passion for quality ingredients. Australian grown – with a range of olives, six varieties of grains including quinoa (pronounced keen-wa) faro, lentils etc, dukkah, quince paste, tapenades, pink salt, red wine vinegar and verjus. Kangaroo Valley: Wiffens [...]