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First chanterelles and bilberries on sale at Riga Central Market

11.07.2011

Today at Riga Central Market shoppers are able to buy this year's first chanterelles and bilberries, "Nozare.lv" was informed by representatives of Riga municipal joint-stock company "Rigas Centraltirgus" ("Centraltirgus", Riga Central Market).

Today at Riga Central Market shoppers are able to buy this year's first chanterelles and bilberries, "Nozare.lv" was informed by representatives of Riga municipal joint-stock company "Rigas Centraltirgus" ("Centraltirgus", Riga Central Market).

Latvian wild bilberries currently cost LVL 2-3 per liter, while bilberries from Poland - LVL 2.5 per kilogram.

Unfortunately, the bilberries lack quality, most likely due to weather conditions this year.

At the same time, the market also offers various other products, including fresh chanterelles (LVL 4 per kilogram), strawberries (LVL 1.8 to LVL 2.2 per kilogram), wild strawberries (LVL 3.5 per liter), and cherries (LVL 1.5 to LVL 2.2 per kilogram).

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