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Maungatapere Berries, Northland

Maungatapere Berries, Northland

Meet the Malley family

Maungatapere Berries are grown with care and dedication by the Malley family in sunny Northland. Nestled just outside of Whangarei, underneath Maungatapere mountain,is the Malley family’s 37-hectare orchard growing raspberries, blackberries, solberries, blueberries and kiwifruit.

The Malleys have a strong focus on growing quality fruit, with an emphasis on environmentally sustainable growing practices.

Like Farro, the Malleys believe it’s important to invest in the local community. Their predominantly local workforce provides an opportunity for Northlanders to develop full-time, year-round careers in horticulture.

Maungatapere Berries is best known for amazing raspberries. Each one is handpicked with care, at optimum ripeness, for you to savour. Wonderfully sweet and tart in flavour, Maungatapere raspberries pack a good boost of Vitamin C, folate and dietary fibre; they’re great for digestive health and fighting fatigue. Perfect for eating fresh, adding to a crumble, popping in smoothies or homemade ice blocks, decorating a Christmas pavlova, or mixing into a beautiful vinaigrette dressing for fresh summer salads – a punnet or two of Maungatapere raspberries is a handy tool to have to hand throughout the festive season.