Market Fresh Recipes-Salsa, Salsa, Salsa

This Friday at Market we are celebrating Salsa.  There so many delicious salsa ingredients available at the market this time of year, not to mention delicious traditional pico and green salsa available from Taste of Puebla.  Below are links to some of the more non-traditional salsas using ingredients that are in season this time of year.  Enjoy! Quick and Easy Peach Salsa  Roasted Tomato Salsa Recipe Watermelon Salsa  50 Most Delish Salsa from Delish.com  Read More...

Farmers Market Profile – Rambling Roots Farm

Rambling Roots Farm Profile Each week we’ll be profiling one of the vendors at the Kennett Square Farmers Market. This week, we talked to Shanna Smeltz from Rambling Roots Farm, a sustainable, husband & wife operated farm in Chester County. Interview by Dana Holloway. What does your farm grow? We grow vegetables and raise pastured chickens, pork, and lamb. How did you start farming? My husband Phil began farming about seven years ago with a friend in Kennett Square. Four years ago, we Read More...

Farmer Profile-Benuel King of Shady Grove Greenhouses

Ben King of Shady Grove Greenhouses Each week we’ll be profiling one of the vendors at the Kennett Square Farmers Market. This week, we talked to Ben King of Shady Grove Greenhouses. His gorgeous flowers always draw a crowd, with visitors even lining up before the market even begins! By Dana Holloway. What does your farm grow? We grow vegetables and cut flowers as well as nursery and potted plants. How did you start farming? I guess I wanted a change of lifestyle. Before, I worked in Read More...

Market Fresh Recipes-Ice Cream Day

July is National Ice Cream Month, and we are celebrating at the farmers market! LA MICHOACANA HOMEMADE ICE CREAM and Mompops will be joining us this Friday, July 22nd, so stop by to try the local ice cream of Kennett Square. There’ll also be kids activities, a face painter, and live music. Bring the whole family for some summer fun! Below are links to some healthy, delicious and unusual frozen treats that you can make with your farmers market finds. Peaches and Sour Cream Ice Cream Lucky Read More...

Farmer Profile- Whiskey Hollow

Whiskey Hollow Profile Each week we’ll be profiling one of the vendors at the Kennett Square Farmers Market. This week, we talked to Sara Holmes of Whiskey Hollow. With their artisan maple syrups, fresh fruit preserves, and homemade applesauce, you’ll find plenty of delicious toppings for your pancakes, marinades, and more! By Dana Holloway. What does your business do? We sell our maple syrup and applesauce. Our tree-to-bottle maple syrup is local, from our farm in Pennsylvania, and we Read More...

Market Fresh Recipes – Celebrating Bastille Day

We are celebrating Bastille Day with Kennett’s own French expat and blogger Estelle Tracy.  Estelle’s blog le hamburger et le croissant is filled with delicious recipes  Another inspirational French cooking inspired recipe blog is Chocolate & Zucchini  Here is a round up of French recipes from Food52 to celebrate Bastille Day. Get lost in the mouth watering recipes, amazing photos and beautiful French countryside setting of Mimi Thorisson Manger blog We can all learn a Read More...