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Specialist Fruits

Our exotic and enticing selection of specialist fruits is ideal for creating delectable dishes at home all year round.

Add an extra something to a meal or dessert with some unique fruity flavours or enjoy separately as a snack between meals.

Our selection of specialist fruits provides fresh new flavours that complement a variety of dishes. Choose from tangy blood oranges, succulent medjool dates, refreshing micro melons, bitter fraise du bois and much more. You can then create unique dishes that will delight your taste buds.

Find the Right Specialist Fruit for the Season

The Fine Food Specialist team strives to ensure our specialist fruits are as fresh as they can be, meaning we provide the appropriate fruits for each season. Enjoy the zesty burst of citrus fruits during spring and summer, or the tasty flavour of fresh dates from August through to December. We source the finest fruits all year round to ensure you have all you need, whatever the weather.

Not sure what specialist fruit is in season? Check out our handy infographic Are You ‘Fruit True Or False’and test your knowledge!

Use slices of fruit with fresh fish to create delicate appetisers, use them for moreish mains or conjure up a unique dessert with unusual yet enjoyable flavour blends.

Fruits from Around the World


We stock fruits from all over the world, including the daring dragon fruit, Japanese yuzu and Chinese Nashi pears. But we also have a selection of more traditional options from the fruit world. Choose from Sicilian lemons, English cherries and Yellow peaches.

At Fine Food Specialist, we offer such a large variety of specialist fruits and other fine ingredients, helping you easily find the fruits you need to bring new flavours into your kitchen. Our appetising assortment of specialist fruits can please every palette, so why not browse our entire selection of fruits and begin experimenting with exceptional flavours and textures.

 

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  1. British Gooseberries, +/-900g
    British Gooseberries, +/-900g
    £15.95
    Hand-picked gooseberries, that are plump and juicy and full of flavour. Only in season until the end of July. Perfect for summer puddings, or making jams and chutneys.  
  2. Buy Redcurrants Online & In London UK
    Redcurrants, 125g
    £6.95
    Redcurrants are the ruby jewel of the garden. The glossy red berries burst forgivingly in the mouth, giving way to sweet but slightly tart juice. They are delicious eaten raw in fruit salads or with rich chocolate desserts but work equally well when baked into a crumble or simmered into jam or lusci...
  3. Buy Kumquots Online in London UK
    Kumquats, +/-1kg
    £18.95
    Kumquots are a delightful and fun addition for garnish. Eat the whole fruit, skin on and all. The taste starts off very sharp and tangy and then turns sweet and citrus like. Delightful to pop in the mouth as a palet cleanser...
  4. Prickly Pears, x 10 Heads
    Prickly Pears, x 10 Heads
    £25.95
    Prickly pears are available in the summer months when the weather is supposedly at its best. Grown mainly in Mexico and the Southern United States, prickly pears, or cactus flowers as they are often called, are a delicious sweet snack in the heat of the day. To get to the flesh inside, the skin need...
  5. Coconut, Fresh x 5
    Coconut, Fresh x 5
    £12.95
    Coconuts are not only delicious, but will last for 6 months at room temperature. Full of milk, they also have a fantastic tasting flesh. Try grating the white flesh on a cheese grater and using the flakes like bread crumbs to panee small goujons of fish or Gambas for an Indian themed dish. Deep fry ...
  6. Mango, Ripened, Fresh
    Mango, Ripened, Fresh
    £4.50
    Our Mangos are hand selected by our pickers at Runjis market in Paris. Only the freshest, ripest and best mangos are selected for Fine Food Specialist. Perfect quality for a sorbet, or even a souffle.(24 chours lead-time required for this product.)
  7. Star Fruit, Fresh, x 5
    Star Fruit, Fresh, x 5
    £9.95
    Star fruit is particularly striking with its beautiful shape. Grown in South East Asia, Australia and Florida, It has sweet, soft flesh and is often used for garnish with its wonderful star-like shape.(24 hour lead time needed for this product.)
  8. Dragon Fruit, Fresh x 2
    Dragon Fruit, Fresh x 2
    £16.95
    Dragon fruits grow in tropical climates,their flesh is sweet and soft and can either be juiced with the seeds removed or eaten in chunks, with the seeds still inside. Dragon fruit which is often called Pitaya originated in Central and South America.(24 hour lead time required for this product.)
  9. Baby Pineapple, Fresh
    Baby Pineapple, Fresh
    £5.95
    Thriving in hot and humid conditions, these baby pineapples also known as 'Queen Victoria's Pineapples' are both sweet and tart and packed full of flavour. About 5 inches long and 3 inches wide, they are a mini version of a regular pineapple.(24 hour lead time needed for this product.)
  10. Papaya, Fresh x 3
    Papaya, Fresh x 3
    £14.95
    Our Papayas are hand picked at Runjis market in Paris. Runjis is one of the biggest markets in the world and hundreds of thousands of products pass through it every day from all over the world. All our fruit is hand picked, ensuring only the best quality specimens are selected. Try making a scallop,...
  11. Buy Medjool Dates Online and in London UK
    Medjool Dates, 1kg
    £14.95
    Dates are a joy to eat, the sweet succulence of their flesh is delightful, and they can be added to both savoury and sweet dishes and are a fruit platter essential. Try stuffing them with chipolatas wrapped in bacon for a great canape.
  12. Guava, x 1 Case, +/-2kg
    Guava, x 1 Case, +/-2kg
    £27.95
    Cultivated mainly in Central America or the Caribbean, the guava has long been accredited as a high source of fibre and vitamins. It has been referred to as 'the nectar of the Gods'. The softer a guava is, the sweeter the flavour.  This distinctly flavoured tropical fruit serves as a sweet and ...
  13. French Cherries, 1kg
    French Cherries, 1kg
    £12.95
    These juicy cherries, with an intense red coloured flesh, are ripe and ready to eat. With a sweet but subtly tart flavour, they are absolutely delicious however you choose to eat them. These heart-shaped fruits on stems are perfect in desserts, but also just as fabulous used in savoury dishes to add...
    Out of stock
  14. French Apricots, Fresh, +/- 2kg
    French Apricots, Fresh, +/- 2kg
    £14.95
    These fresh apricots are from the South of France, and are picked at full maturity, when the fruit has absorbed the maximum nutritional value. They have a lovely rich pink and orange colour, good acidity and a sweet undertone. Delicious as they are, popped straight intp your fruit bowl, or also deli...
  15. Leafy Tarocco Blood Oranges, 2kg
    Leafy Tarocco Blood Oranges, 2kg
    £13.50
    These incredible Tarocco blood oranges are intensely flavourful, sweet with a sharp undertone. They are the perfect citrus ingredient to cook and bake with, or just as delicious eaten fresh! These oranges come with the leaves on for an extra pretty touch if there going to be the centre piece in your...
    Out of stock
  16. Plantain, +/-2kg
    Plantain, +/-2kg
    £10.95
    Plantain looks similar to a banana, but they are low in sugar and have higher levels of starch. For this reason, they are generally eaten cooked as there is too much starch in them to be eaten raw. It is their low levels of sugar that give them their green colour. Plantain is a highly nutritious pla...
  17. Green Papaya x 1
    Green Papaya x 1
    £10.95
    Green papaya, also known as paw-paw, is native to tropical environments, and is particularly prevalent in South East Asia. The skin of the large fruit is dark, with a hard white flesh surrounding white seeds. Green papaya does not have too much of a distinctively strong taste, so it can be used in a...
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  18. Jelly Nuts, x 3
    Jelly Nuts, x 3
    £14.95
    Jelly coconuts are a younger version of the brown, hairy coconut that we know so well. These young coconuts are typically used for their coconut water inside, as well as the sweet and delicate white meat (however the flesh has more flavour in the more matured coconut).
  19. Mini Bananas, +/- 1kg
    Mini Bananas, +/- 1kg
    £9.95
    Mini bananas have a very creamy texture, and a rich and sweet flavour with undertones of caramel and vanilla. Mini bananas grow on trees in bunches called 'hands', and thrive in wet and hot conditions, such as the jungles in South East Asia and the Amazon and the Caribbean. They are much sweeter tha...
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Our exotic and enticing selection of specialist fruits is ideal for creating delectable dishes at home all year round.

Add an extra something to a meal or dessert with some unique fruity flavours or enjoy separately as a snack between meals.

Our selection of specialist fruits provides fresh new flavours that complement a variety of dishes. Choose from tangy blood oranges, succulent medjool dates, refreshing micro melons, bitter fraise du bois and much more. You can then create unique dishes that will delight your taste buds.

Find the Right Specialist Fruit for the Season

The Fine Food Specialist team strives to ensure our specialist fruits are as fresh as they can be, meaning we provide the appropriate fruits for each season. Enjoy the zesty burst of citrus fruits during spring and summer, or the tasty flavour of fresh dates from August through to December. We source the finest fruits all year round to ensure you have all you need, whatever the weather.

Not sure what specialist fruit is in season? Check out our handy infographic Are You ‘Fruit True Or False’and test your knowledge!

Use slices of fruit with fresh fish to create delicate appetisers, use them for moreish mains or conjure up a unique dessert with unusual yet enjoyable flavour blends.

Fruits from Around the World


We stock fruits from all over the world, including the daring dragon fruit, Japanese yuzu and Chinese Nashi pears. But we also have a selection of more traditional options from the fruit world. Choose from Sicilian lemons, English cherries and Yellow peaches.

At Fine Food Specialist, we offer such a large variety of specialist fruits and other fine ingredients, helping you easily find the fruits you need to bring new flavours into your kitchen. Our appetising assortment of specialist fruits can please every palette, so why not browse our entire selection of fruits and begin experimenting with exceptional flavours and textures.

 

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