What’s better than juicy, ripe fruit in the heat of summer? This is the philosophy we operate on at Athena Farms, ready to provide you and your business with the very best in locally grown ingredients.
If you’re considering which fruit-based recipes to prioritize on your menu, look below to see what’s in season and in demand:
Fruits Currently in Season
The value of fruit-based drinks, such as juices and smoothies, reached a whopping $10 billion by the end of 2020. Customers slogging through sweltering hot weather are going to be eager for your restaurant to quench their thirst.
Ingredients we provide include:
- Orange juice
- Apple cider
- Lime juice
- Lemon juice
- Grapefruit juice
- Peaches (limited time)
The Best Choices for Warm Weather
What are the most popular fruit-based drink recipes? There are a few classics you can fall back on to ensure you’re meeting your customers’ needs.
- Classic lemonade
- Cold apple cider
- Orange grapefruit smoothies
- Zesty lemon-lime margaritas
- Orange and peach slushies
“Not only are locally grown fruits and fruit juice support local businesses, they boast superior flavor to their manufactured counterparts.”