Summer, sun and storage: How to care for your Zespri SunGold kiwifruit!

Summer, sun and storage: How to care for your Zespri SunGold kiwifruit!

  • Zespri SunGold kiwifruit
  • Zespri Green kiwifruit

It’s summer BBQ season which means that shopping trolleys are bulging with delicious treats to share with family and friends. If you’re like us however, you probably always buy more things than you actually need. So what’s the best way to make sure food stays as fresh as the day you’ve bought it? Keep reading to find out how to make the most of your Zespri SunGold kiwifruit…

Why is the fridge the best place to store kiwifruit in the summer?

We love the way that Zespri SunGold kiwifruit adds a little bit of summer sweetness to our diets – but don’t forget, this season’s temperatures can also take its toll. You can’t keep the yellow variety at room temperature for as long as green kiwifruit, but there is a bonus: Zespri SunGold kiwifruit are even tastier when eaten straight out the fridge!


What makes Zespri SunGold kiwifruit unique?

Have you tried both varieties of Zespri kiwifruit? For us, it is impossible to have a favourite: Zespri Green are bursting with refreshing flavours, whilst Zespri SunGold have that extra sweet juiciness that really hits the spot during the summer months. What’s more, the delicious Zespri SunGold actually gets sweeter as it gets softer, which makes this the perfect time to enjoy your favourite nutritious snack!

If you care for your kiwifruit, they’ll care for you too!

Zespri SunGold are:

  1. Sweet
  2. Refreshing
  3. Ready-to-eat!


Can I make a summer meal with Zespri SunGold kiwifruit?

You certainly can! We’ve got some brilliant recipes that we know you’ll love. For starters, why not try the Zespri SunGold Summer Salad? A classic combination of fruit, cheese and parsley, it's the perfect way to begin a dinner party. And the best news? If you don’t finish the whole lot, then it can easily be stored in a plastic container until the next day. Take it to work, the park, or even to a friend’s house for dinner: this summer your kiwifruit will last from sunrise to sunset!