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Happenings at Downtown Farmers Market December 7
Friday, December 7, 2012
Join us Fridays 11am-2pm!
We have an exciting announcement... Our season has been extended! It's true, Downtown Farmers Market will continue EVERY FRIDAY through the end of May indoors at the 5th Street Arcades.
Today at Downtown Farmers Market!
Produce: Golden beets, Swiss chard, scallions, a blend of mustard, turnip, Russian kale and spinach Granola bars: Mint chocolate - special for the holidays! Plus the classic with cranberry w/ raisins and peanut butter
Holiday specials: Gift boxes of jams, sesame honey brittle, chocolate fudge, shortbread thumbprint cookies -- look for the ones with the Big Dog Salsa Jam, and buckeyes
Por Bar Farms Arugula, Asian Greens, Baby Leaf Salad Mix, Kale, Spinach, Scallions, Turnips, Chile Peppers
Holly Ridge - new vendor! Holiday wreaths and greenery
Valley City Fungi - new vendor! Oyster and shiitake mushrooms
Titan Up Cafe- new vendor! Our neighbors from Titan Up Cafe (668 Building) are bringing their protein bars to the market
The Farm at Chatham Lea Produce: Brussel sprouts, green onions, kale, ginger, squash, sweet peppers, dried hot peppers, and possibly leeks Bakery: Muffins, scones, cookies (including lebkuchen and molasses cookies), brownies, and biscotti
Kernels by Chrissie - White Chocolate Peppermint Popcorn - Chocolate drizzled Caramel Popcorn - Pumpkin Spice Popcorn Bark
- White Cheddar Rosemary - Tuxedo (dark and white chocolate drizzled caramel) - New flavor this week!
KBC will also have a "gifting specialist" on hand to take orders for holiday gift tins, with sizes ranging from 1 gallon, 2 gallon, 3.5, and even 6.5 gallons as well as bulk sizes of your favorite flavors to help make your holiday party a popcorn party. KBC's Kettle Corn, (which of course is delicious all-natural, no preservatives, low-fat, high fiber, gluten-free, trans-fat-free) is available in special snack- size classroom treat sets sold by the dozen! Perfect for the upcoming school holiday party or to tuck in lunch boxes!
Vendor Highlights - Lunch Specials
Chutney Rolls - Chicken Masala Wrap
- Paneer (Marinated Cheese) Wrap
- Veggie (Potatos, Peas) Wrap - Hot and spicy masala Chai - Aromatic Himalayan spiced chai
- Savory Crepe of the Day: French Grilled Cheese (Brie, cheddar, mozzarella, organic greens, balsamic reduction)
- Sweet Crepe of the Day: Ooh la la (Strawberries, dark or milk chocolate, whipped cream) - Additional Menu Items: Cinnamon/sugar/butter, Fresh squeezed lemon juice/sugar, Nutella, Bananas
- Baked Beans, Cole Slaw, Corn Bread $1.00 each ***Holiday Special: Mix or Match BBQ Sauce or Sweet Poppyseed dressing 3 for $12.00 (a savings of $3.00!)
We're now indoors at the 5th Street Arcades!
(formerly Colonial Marketplace, 530 Euclid Ave)
You can find us every Friday 11am-2pm in the 5th Street Arcades between East 4th and East 6th Streets, Euclid and Prospect Avenues.
Thank you to the 5th Street Arcades and Cumberland Development for making our 2012 DFM holiday market possible!
“Produce Perks” accepted: EBT users will receive “Produce Perks,” a dollar for dollar bonus (up to $10) to be spent on fresh fruits and vegetables. Produce Perks are available at area farmers markets while supplies last. Please stop by the information table for more information or to use your card.
EBT, WIC, senior coupons and debit cards are accepted. Here's our list of vendors for the 2012 holiday season:
Por-Bar Farms: Heirloom and organic vegetables, fruits, and herbs
Community Greenhouse Partners: Organic vegetables and greens grown just a few blocks east of downtown
Harvest in Christ: Heirloom produce grown using sustainable methods
Maggie's Farm: An urban farm located in The Stockyards
Roasted Chestnuts by Georgy Nagy: Chestnuts roasted in a wood-fired oven