February 28, 2014
Farmers' Market Finds.
In recent years, the number of farmers’ markets across North America has swelled. What a boon for the home cook! At your fingertips are the freshest, most flavorful foods money can buy. There are so many reasons to seek out farmers’ markets, from supporting the local economy to purchasing food that’s grown with integrity. But the most compelling reason has more to do with seasonality. The food naturally follows the seasons, only travels a short distance to reach market, and is most often picked ripe.