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May At The Market

 

May is here! It’s the time of year when things start to heat up and we start to see some delicious new produce popping up at the market:

sweet corn and berries start to pop in along side fresh peaches, carrots, fennel, artichokes, broccoli, cauliflower, fresh salad greens, spring onions, green garlic and leeks, cilantro, parsley, mint (hello Mojitos!), peas, new potatoes, sweet potatoes, radishes, mangos, summer squashes, greens beans

With tomatoes AND cucumbers are on the horizon!

 

By |May 12th, 2016|At the Market, Eat Fresh Eat Local|Comments Off

Market News:

Hot weather and your dogs – Remember to watch the heat, if you can’t walk barefoot out there, then neither should your furry best friend…unless you get them some super-cool doggy boots, that is!

Have you been to check out our new layout? We have changed things up a little, but think this will be great for you and all our vendors. If you are having trouble finding one of your favorite vendors, stop by the information booth and we’ll be glad to help!

Sample Tent – Come see us at the sample tent each week to try this week’s market combination. We feature different vendors each week to give you ideas of what to do with market products!

Do you want to get involved with the market? We are looking for a few great people to help represent the market and some of our vendors. Please email or stop by the information booth to find out more!

The market now offers Gift Certificates! Stop by the information booth to pick up a perfect gift for someone who loves the market!

512 Market Kitchen

We want your help to decide what is going to be added to the menu…stop by the 512 tent this week to sample their brand new quiches and tell us what you think!

For more information, visit www.512MarketKitchen.com

The market now has fresh made lemonade…perfectly refreshing for these hot summer days!!

512 Market Kitchen Coffee coming soon!

Take Home – Place Your Order Today @ www.512MarketKitchen.com

Vendor News:

The Clipper Guy knife sharpener will be at the market on August 10th & August 24th.
Two Happy Children has just joined the market! Visit them for lots of amazing fruits and vegetables.
Brunch Knot Bake Shop has just started! Check them out for delicious bread, scones, and other baked products.

Don’t buy […]

By |August 12th, 2014|At the Market, Eat Fresh Eat Local, Market News|Comments Off

Welcome!

We are pleased to welcome our new Recipe Correspondent, Elizabeth Van Huffel of LocalSavour.com. With a background in all things food, an award-winning blog, and a passion for keeping it local, she will be sharing weekly recipes and kitchen tips for you and your family to enjoy, and benefit from, right here on the LoneStarFarmersMarket.com website. Guided by the fresh, seasonal produce from our Sunday market and working alongside our wonderful vendors to highlight local farmers, sustainable meats and dairy items, sweet fruits, and crisp vegetables to shine light on the best of what we offer. We hope you enjoy her recipes and insights as much as we do!
About Local Savour:
Started in 2010, by Elizabeth Van Huffel, Local Savour has garnered both local and national attention while winning several top-honor awards along the way. With over 20 years of restaurant experience, working with some of the finest chefs in North America, a background in restaurant public relations and owning a small catering company, mixed with an extensive knowledge of food and wine, Elizabeth is more than passionate about food. The savvy farmers market maven is continuously inspired by local farmers and vendors and is thrilled to share her fresh, family-friendly recipes. The hopes of LocalSavour.com are to encourage one to cook, eat and act locally whenever possible for you and your family AND encourage dinner conversation back to the table. Visit LocalSavour.com for more great recipes and to learn more about Elizabeth’s kitchen adventures and Texas life.

By |April 4th, 2014|Eat Fresh Eat Local|Comments Off

Spinach

Popeye was right ~ Spinach is good for you but did you know cooking spinach actually increases its health benefits?
Just half a cup of cooked spinach will give you thrice as much nutrition as one cup of raw spinach.

Here are some other great facts about those delicious green leaves!

http://www.care2.com/greenliving/8-surprising-health-facts-about-spinach.html

Via Care2.com

By |February 26th, 2014|Eat Fresh Eat Local|Comments Off

Austin Locally Sourcing Restaurants Map

Austin is nationally renowned for its food and restaurant scene. In order to encourage and support responsibly sourcing restaurants, we’ve put together this map of restaurants that source a predominant percentage of their menu from local farms. From Edible Austin

 

By |February 26th, 2014|Eat Fresh Eat Local|Comments Off

For the Love of Garlic

Do You Love Garlic?
Here Are 19 MORE Reasons to Love Those Cloves Even More!

19 Health Benefits of Garlic

Garlic is one of the most popular herbs. This post discusses 19 Health Benefits of Garlic. Using garlic daily is a great way to obtain the health benefits of this herb. via Delicious Obsessions 

By |February 26th, 2014|Eat Fresh Eat Local|Comments Off

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