Primo

Let’s Work on Our Summer Menu!

This menu can be used as a guide to plan your restaurant’s summer masterpieces. Since this menu is released before the season, please keep in mind that seasonality, availability, and Mother Nature are key factors in determining this year’s harvests.

Berries

  • Blackberry
  • Blueberry
  • Boysenberry Richter
  • Gooseberry
  • Green Gooseberry
  • Logan Berry
  • Golden Raspberry
  • Raspberry
  • Red Currant Berry
  • Huckleberry (6 weeks)
  • Strawberry
  • Stemberry
  • Tayberry Richter
  • White Currant Berry
  • “Richter” Berries

Driscoll Berries also available!
Driscoll’s uses traditional plant breeding methods to create plants that produce premium quality berries.
Driscoll’s brand strawberries are so special, they’re patented. Driscoll’s has its own Research and
Development Department to create and breed its own, unique varieties of strawberries.

Herbs-Flowers-Flowering Herbs

Flowering Herbs and Flowers are the added detail to impress, but keep in mind, some of these flowers travel long distances to get to you. Special orders may apply so that we can provide you with the freshest flowers possible.

  • Arugula
  • Basil
  • Bay leaves
  • Dill
  • Borage
  • Garlic Chive Bud
  • Garlic Whistles
  • Chicory
  • Chives
  • Chervil
  • Coriander/Cilantro
  • Marjoram
  • Mint
  • Oregano
  • Parsley, Curly/Italian
  • Red Basil
  • Root Basil
  • Rosemary
  • Sage
  • Savory
  • Sorrel
  • Tarragon
  • Thyme

Assorted

  • Carnation
  • Daisy
  • Geraniums
  • Johnny Jump Ups
  • Marigolds
  • Nasturtium
  • Orchids
  • Pansy
  • Snap Dragon

Tomatoes

There are just too many Heirloom tomatoes to mention; these are primarily what we stock and are available to us.

  • Beefsteak
  • Currant, Red and Yellow
  • Black Plum Tomato
  • Teardrops, Red and Yellow
  • Toy Box
  • Mixed Heirloom
  • Black Brandywine
  • Brandywine
  • Green Grape
  • Green Zebra
  • Purple Cherokee
  • Tangerine Tomato
  • Yellow Heirloom
  • Yellow Brandywine
  • Great White

Wild Mushrooms

  • Blewitt
  • Blue Foot
  • Black Trumpet
  • Chanterelles
  • Fresh Cepes
  • Fairy Ring
  • Giant Puffball
  • Lobster
  • Porcini
  • Yellow Foot
  • King Boletes
  • Morels
  • Woods
  • Coral

Foraged Mushrooms are grown in the wild and are very sensitive. Please keep in mind the reasons and the timing of these items may vary.

Melons

Oh! The wonderful world of Melons! Please note that some may be a special order.

  • Watermelon
  • Seedless Watermelon
  • Yellow Watermelon
  • Orange Watermelon
  • Cantaloupe
  • Honeydew
  • Persian Melon
  • Kondozi Melon
  • Cranberry Melon
  • Casaba Melon
  • Crenshaw Melon
  • Gallia Melon
  • Orange Flesh Melon
  • Charentais Melon
  • Temptation Melon
  • Santa Claus Melon
  • Pepino Melon
  • Kiwano Horned Melon
  • Sharyln Melon
  • Bitter Melon
  • Mixed Melons
  • Butterscotch Melon

#ask about our pre-cut melons, “chunks,” sold in 2/5# containers

Summer Veggies

  • Carrots (all sizes, all colors)
  • Cauliflower
  • Baby Cauliflower
  • Baby Purple Cauliflower
  • Baby Rainbow Cauliflower
  • Snap Peas/Snow Peas
  • Lemon Cucumbers
  • Thai Eggplant
  • Broccoli
  • Wax Beans
  • Purple Long Beans
  • Cranberry Beans
  • Local Corn
  • Yellow Corn
  • White Corn
  • Bi-Color Corn
  • Eggplant
  • Italian Eggplant
  • Chinese Eggplant
  • Black Eyed Peas
  • Romano Beans
  • Baby Squash with Blossoms
  • Summer Squash
  • Lebanese Squash
  • Mini Squash
  • Hard Shell Squashes
  • Yellow and Green Squashes

Of course these are not all of the summer veggies; this is just a highlighted list to attract your attention

Summer Fruit

  • Black Plums
  • Baby Plums
  • Dapple Dandy Plums
  • Elephant Heart Plums
  • Pluot Plums
  • Red Plums
  • Prune Plums
  • Green Plums
  • Sugar Plums
  • Italian Plums
  • Apricots
  • Apriums
  • Doughnut (Saturn) Peaches
  • Yellow Peaches
  • White Peaches
  • Saturn White Peaches
  • O’Henry Peaches
  • Red Italian Peaches
  • Yellow Nectarine
  • White Nectarine
  • South African Clementines
  • South African Navels
  • Tangerines
  • Persian Limes
  • Meyer Lemons
  • Mandarin Quats
  • Lo Quats
  • Kumquats
  • Concord Grapes
  • Champagne Grapes (July to September)
  • Passion Fruit
  • Cherimoya
  • Golden Kiwi
  • Starfruit
  • Yellow Mango
  • Dates Medjool
  • Figs (May-October)
  • Black Mission Figs
  • White Figs
  • Kadota Figs
  • Lychee Nuts
  • Rambutan
  • Mango Nectarine
  • Cherries

California Stone Fruit is in prime season; take advantage of it!