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Farmers @ Firehouse Market

September 7th, 2013 9:00pm - 1:00pm
Farmers @ Firehouse   
DEMO:
No Demo--See Slow Food Pittsburgh at The Big Pour along with
Mon Aimee Chocolat and PAMade Cheese!
 
Back Next Week:
Pucker Brush Farm

PAMade Cheese--see them at The Big Pour!

FAREWELL:  

Silver Wheel --You'll be missed. 

Bonanza:

TONS of FORAGED MUSHROOMS, TOMATOES, FIGS, FLOWERS, PEPPERS

FIGS! Next Life, Goose Creek.

'SHROOMS! Jon Cingota: For all you mycophiles--The Hedgehog. Plus, the aptly-named Lactarius deliciosus--Delicious Lactarri, Common Lactarri, Maitake (Sheepshead), limited chix of woods and all the other usuals.

SUMMER'S BEST NEW BITE:Motts: Shishito peppers, scroll down, how to cook 'em.  

GET 'EM:
Next Life: pole beans, conventional apples. limited Watermelon, figs, edible flowers.  
Goose Creek: Riot of figs, sunflowers & cut flowers.. 
Blue Goose Farm: corn, squash blossoms, Hungarian peppers. 
 Blackberry Meadows: Berries, tomatillos, ground cherries.
   
Goose Creek: Figs, chard, lettuce, French sorrel. Flowers, sunflowers. 
  Next Life: Tons tomatoes, Asian and European eggplant, Sweet & Hot Peppers. Figs. Dahlias.  .
Blue Goose: Sweet & hot peppers, lettuces, onions, leeks, potatoes, SQUASH BLOSSOMS.
 tomatoes, squash, eggplant.
Motts: Tons heirloom tomatoes inc. cherries; tons spuds inc fingerling and purple, tons onions inc tropea and shallots; many kinds garlic inc elephant, variety cukes. Chard, lettuce, endive. Asian mustard.  Squash, many Italian types.  SHISHITO peppers, scroll down, recipe. 
Shiso, basil, thai basil, parsley, other herbs. 
 
EGGS: 
Various vendors.
  
DAIRY:
Go Lightly Farm (formerly Paradise Gardens) 
Chevre, plain and herbed; order ahead bottled goat milk,
plain yogurt (use for best-ever salad dressing, creamed cukes, cold cucumber soup), 
may be ordered in half gallons, feta.
AND:
 PAMade Cheese--back next week.
Roman's buttercup yellow boutique butter. Farmstead butter is a great  gift.
  
MEAT:

Heilman's Pork: full range of cuts, new sausages! hot and sweet.

Beef: Harmony Hills full range of cuts and ground. EXTRA SOUP BONES.

Roman Miller's fat pastured chix: many cuts, whole chix, soup parts.
Puckerbrush: lamb back next week
 
PREPARED:

My Goodies, gluten free apple pie & tart apple pie using Mott's Family Farm apples. 

Najat's full line Lebanese dips, stuffed breads, savories, desserts. 

Mediterra Bakehouse, all the crusty sweet and sourdoughs you love--plus desserts.

Rich Westerfield's Coffee, very special cups brewed just for you. 
P
urchase selected small-batch roasted beans. 
Mott's in jars: elderberry, spiced peach, sour cherry, 
strawberry and heirloom tomato chutney.
Next Life, Frankferd Farms organic pancake mixes.
 
Under the green awnings at historic No. 7 Firehouse & Bar Marco
Pittsburgh's first & largest mostly organic or CNG
(certified naturally grown) Farmers' Market  
Bring your own bags--reduce, reuse, recycle 

F@F Market is first market in Allegheny County to offer  

SNAP benefits (formerly known as food stamps) and debit cards.