The watermelons seem extra sweet this summer. That might be due to the extra hot days we’ve been having here in central Arkansas. This salad blends all our favorite things and tastes just like summer on a plate. Recipe by Ina Garten For the vinaigrette: 1/4 cup freshly squeezed orange juice 1/4 cup freshly squeezed… Continue reading Seasonal Recipe: Arugula, Watermelon and Feta Salad
So many of us wait for the brief and glorious few weeks every summer in which figs are the stars. And we are happy to report that the figs are finally here! This is a delicious gourmet twist on pizza that serves perfectly as an appetizer at a dinner party or a bit of a… Continue reading Seasonal Recipe: Fig, Fontina, and Prosciutto Pizza
Last Saturday, Sheldon and Joy Sturtevant of Cedar Rock Acres shared their home and beautiful farm with a group of Arkansans from all over. The weather gods obliged and allowed us a spectacular evening complete with a cool breeze. We were greeted by a couple of friendly farm hounds, a welcome cocktail, and a warm… Continue reading Dinner in the Vineyard at Cedar Rock Acres
We love squash and have enjoyed it over the last several weeks! It seemed to come off the vines early this year in central Arkansas. But to our delight, last week patty pans made their debut. They come in yellow, yellow with green, or white. Here is an excellent recipe from Chocolate and Zucchini (http://chocolateandzucchini.com)… Continue reading Seasonal Recipe: Roasted Patty Pan Squash and Herbed Chickpeas
The market has been taken over with strawberries and we’re hoping for a few more weeks of invasion. And if you’re obsessed with these little red gems like we are, you absolutely need to know how to make your own, fresh whipped cream. Because let’s face it: BERRIES + CREAM = BLISS. Whipped Cream (dairy free… Continue reading Seasonal Recipe: Berries & Cream
The first 50 customers to pick up a loyalty card at the market this Saturday, will receive a free t-shirt! THANK YOU to our market sponsor, Bank of England Mortgage for the awesome t-shirts. To learn more about their super easy mortgage app, visit their website.
Our loyalty cards are back again this season! Pick up your frequent shopper card at our farmers market this Saturday. You can earn lots of fun and free stuff by shopping with us throughout the season. Buy from one of our vendors ten times throughout the season and earn: One (1) free appetizer at Skinny J’s One… Continue reading Dogtown Loyalty Cards are back!
We are thrilled to introduce you all to our new market coordinator, Melissa Campbell! She will be joining us this season every Saturday to make sure the market runs smoothly. Melissa comes with years of experience as a vendor (she started a company called Cahabones) and as a market manager (she also started a farmers… Continue reading Meet Melissa
As we burst into spring leaving behind the hint of a winter we experienced this year, we are excited for our opening weekend on Saturday, April 22nd! Our farmers have been busy getting seedlings into the ground, welcoming the newest additions to their flocks and herds, and stocking up on all their best products. Mark… Continue reading Opening Weekend is coming soon!