Looking ahead to the Indian grape season we’re seeing fantastic development on our farms in the Nashik region of the country.
The initial harvest of our white table grapes ARRA 15 (ARRA Sweeties™) and Thompson are due to begin around WEEK 51 with availability stretching until around WEEK 23 in April.
Our superb ARRA 15
The forthcoming Indian table grape season sees the first commercial volume of our ARRA 15. A third-year production, the expectations are high for this sought-after variety renowned for its long shelf life, crisp eating quality and great tasting berries.
With an anticipated average brix of 18% and average sizing of 18-20mm, it is not to be missed.
Popular traditional varieties
It isn’t just new variety grapes stealing the spotlight, as our popular Thompson Seedless, Crimson Seedless, Sharad and Sonaka varieties soon follow, with great availability.
Find out more about our table grape availability on the Produce section of our new corporate website.
From three international breeders, only Jupiter have the licenses to grow and market new variety grapes in India. As the ARRA Master License holder’s in India, our white variety ARRA 15 is a Jupiter exclusive grape.
Hungry to learn more?
If you would like to find out more on our other grape seasons including Chile and Greece you can access the news section of our website.
The Jupiter Group is a leader in the global fresh produce market. Ranked 17th in the 2020 The Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200, Jupiter grows and supplies new and traditional varieties of grapes and citrus alongside melons, pineapples, limes, avocados, kiwi, blueberries and cherries.