Well, not forever, but for awhile, organic strawberries are cropping up all over. Rio de Parras and Nuñez organics have them and they are delicious! Here are twenty recipes to temp you - from Lavender-Scented Strawberries with Honey Cream to Strawberry-Avocado Salsa - try one or try them all.
New Farmer in Town The new farmer joining the Market is County Line Produce from Marin County. They will be bringing a fresh lineup of greens and herbs to the market. Be sure to meet them and check out their local harvest.
Last Weekend for Special Don't forget those kitchen and garden tools that need to be readied for the season ahead. Sharp Brotherswill be on hand offering the special of five items for $25.00, this one last Sunday. All the knives are sharpened while you shop.
Goodbye Winter and hello Spring,
Your Market Manager (AKA El Jefe)
Get Ready to Flip!
When you come to the market this Sunday, be prepared for a surprise! It's not our idea of a late April Fool's joke, we just want to keep your freshly harvested produce fresher by flipping all our farmers over to the shady side of the street.
Mark Rosenthal will be chiming for the morning with his Caribbean steel drums. In the afternoon we have a special treat for you with Edison Bolaños and his group Andes Cosmos. You'll be listening to original Andean music from the highlands of Peru and Ecuador.
Cook Book Exchange
Come by our market table and select a new addition to your cookbook collection. There's no charge, just pick up one from our huge selection and drop off one or more in exchange.