Seasonality … the ‘strawberry challenge’

Yes Chef!

Where I work, we talk a lot about seasonality and it has become a topic that could be discussed for hours on end.

I am trying to understand it myself, at the end of the day, in my opinion there is not real right or wrong answer. Because we live in what I call a ‘global village’ we can get anything from anywhere around the world. So if you want strawberries in the middle of winter, we can get strawberries, in fact we sell strawberries in the middle of winter … often the strawberry is used as a garnish on the lemon tart that we serve at Christmas! … is that right or wrong? I don’t really know.

Given that strawberries seem to be eaten all year round I thought I would start the ‘strawberry challenge’; well it’s not really a challenge more an observation, I guess.

The task:

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