NEW SEASONAL MARKET ITEMS!
SATURDAY MARKET 08.01.15
Live Music by Blanch Newsome
GCFM Annual Preserve Contest
Judging at 10:00 am
(Vendors intending to participate as of press time.)
Amato Winery - seasonal blackberry, blueberry, cranberry, muscadine, orange, peach and strawberry wines. Free samples of a select wine each Saturday.
Bees are my Business - local bee honey and soaps (Available at Zeringue Farm's booth.)
Bob's Produce - pineapple plants
Cox's Meat Market - red meats, tasso, smoked sausages, andouille, chicken and smoked chicken (local and free-range grass-fed beef and free-range chicken)
Darlene's Southern Comforts - scented soy candles and fragrance oils
Durham Farms - Alabama peaches, plums and tomatoes
Fame Confectionery - a variety of sweets and now offering Italian sausage market pizza
Homegrown Produce - strawberries, tomatoes, onions, squash, carrots, kale, asparagus, romaine lettuce, cauliflower, cabbage, potatoes
Jefferson Seafood - red fish, trout, catfish, boiled crabs & shrimp, fresh shrimp, peeled shrimp, and more!
La Petite Sophie - NEW! Kouign Amann (which was the pastry of year in Food & Wine Magazine 2012), pecan tart, shoe soles, elephant ears/ or palmiers, almond financiers, citrus madeleines, & soft pretzels w/ chocolate Sauce
Plantation Kettle Corn - kettle corn, cracklins, pork skins, jambalaya, pastalaya
Sally's Country Gourmet Foods - homemade fruit sorbets, banana bread, hummus, pimento cheese, taco seasoning, salad dressings and dips, rice mix and bean soup mix
Sandy's Sweets - homemade pies (new flavors: blackberry, fig, raspberry, peach), sugar free pies and tea cookies, rum cakes, bread pudding, soft dinner rolls, popcorn balls, brownies, homemade drinks, ice cream and bundt cakes
Story Produce - Creole tomatoes, cucumbers, bell peppers, eggplant, sweet corn, carrots, blueberries, green beans, specialty peppers, squash, zucchini, beans, peas, watermelons and new crop of spring honey
Voodough Bakery - yeast breads, quick breads and desserts
Zeringue Farm - cucumbers, chicken eggs, duck eggs, eggplant, yellow squash, zucchini, cucuzzi, okra, cushaw pumpkins and Bees are my Business honey
FESTIVAL THIS WEEKEND!
Deutsches Haus Harvest Fest
1023 Ridgewood Drive, Metairie
Live Music & Food - $6.00 general admission
Friday, July 31 - 6pm to 11pm
Saturday, August 1 - 3:30pm to 11pm
GCFM reps will be on hand promoting the Market at this weekend's Deutsches Haus Harvest Festival. The German Coast and the farmers that fed New Orleans and prevented residents from starving many times over will be celebrated as part of the festivities.