How Different Regions of the World Affect the Taste of Wine

Do you like a bold, red cabernet sauvignon with your thick, juicy steak or a plate of spicy mussels marinara? How about sparkling wine during Sunday brunch or to celebrate a special occasion? Fruity, lighter wines like Zinfandel and crisp white wines can be refreshing on a hot summer day. And don’t forget the toasty, buttery, creamy and smoky qualities …

The Difference between Brown and White Eggs

Some say that the nutritional value of an egg depends upon its color…and that brown eggs are healthier than white eggs. That really isn’t the case. A white egg can be just as nutritionally beneficial as a brown egg.  Now don’t go against your doctor’s orders, but contrary to the negative notions that the cholesterol hoopla conjured, both brown and …

Fall Is the Perfect Time for Canning: Here Are Some Basics…

If I can, you can. Trust me. Canning is easy, and fall is the perfect time to do it! Just follow these simple Canning 101 steps… Keep in mind that you want to can fresh produce right away to maintain the taste intensity, as well as high vitamin content. The easy solution here is Perrine’s Produce. Just pop in a …

What Are Some of the Best Foods for Canning?

Canning fruits and vegetables (even eggs) is an affordable way to extend the season and expiration dates on your favorite foods. Foods canned at home are also far more nutritious and full of taste than store bought canned goods. Plus, canned goods can make excellent holiday gifts! Let’s start with the canned gifts, because those are pretty cool. Veggie medleys …

We Buy Local Produce as Much as Possible

At Perrine’s Produce, one of the most progressive and acclaimed farm markets (Farm market is a brutally limited term in this case.); we buy local produce as much as possible. Perrine’s Produce acquires fruits and vegetables locally and then transports them straight from the farm to our stores with some extremely popular results. Aside from the fact that our local …

Best Restaurants in Port Orange

If we’re talking restaurants in Port Orange, we would be talking tons of options, some waterfront dining and lots of fresh seafood and fun. Port Orange is a great place to park it and stuff yourself silly. Just in case you are curious, here is a sampling of some great Port Orange places for that silly stuffing… Aunt Catfish on …

Why You Should Attend a Perrine’s Wine Tasting Event

Whether you want to increase your knowledge about wines, improve your wine tasting palate, enjoy the appeal of the delectable pairings, various flavors and aromas wine can present or simply have some fun, a wine tasting event at Perrine’s Produce can be a truly delightful and fulfilling experience. Examine flavors from earthy, to spicy, buttery, floral, fruity, peppery, oaky and …

How to Preserve Food

The summer months (and all year round in Florida, for that matter) can produce the most delicious fruits and veggies, but how many zucchinis, tomatoes and peaches can one person eat at a time? Canning helps extend the joy, so that you can safely and deliciously enjoy some of your harvests or purchases at a later date. And here is …

Best Summer Fruits

Summer is here, and life is good! School’s out and tis the season for pool parties, barbeques and general fun with family and friends, but there are even more boons that summer brings, and Perrine’s Produce is the place to get them! Summer is bursting with berries and flavorful fruits, and all of the best, freshest, most delicious can be …