GARLIC CHIVE FLOWERS BE BLOOMING…
Used for salad and/or a garnish. Pickled chive blossoms can be added to martinis, Bloody Mary’s, and bagels. Such beautiful bright white star flowers, kind of whimsical & fun!
FRUIT- APPLES!! – Our best right now are Red Gravenstein & Gravenstein 🙂 Plus Golden Dorsett, Anna, and New Jersey
PLUMS … Really good supply of Santa Rosas, plus Satsumas this week. Prune plums still a few weeks out – but looking good.
BABY CRAWFORDS & SILVER LOGANS – Beautiful, great, and in good supply.
FLOWERS – Season slowing down, very limited supply on mint, oregano. garlic chives & sage 🙂
HERBS – MINT – Orange & Peppermint, Persian/Moroccan, then Apple, Chocolate, and Curley. Plus the usual suspects – GERANIUM, ROSEMARY, and 5 varieties of Sage. Lemon Verbena still beautiful.
GREENS – lighter week for all BGGs #’s 2, 3, 4 & 5 =) Please note, VERY, VERY limited on Rustic Arugula! Frill bunches – on hold!!
Price List for August 16th
|Type||Variety||Description||Cost per Unit||Unit||Availability|
|Stone Fruit – Plums||Santa Rosa||Very sweet and juicy. Will make you smile!||$3||lb.||Really Good quantity|
|Stone Fruit – Plums||Santa Rosa||Very sweet and juicy. Will make you smile!||$24||10# case||Really Good quantity|
|Peaches||Yellow & White||Medium size, Freestone- good acid & good texture||$3||lb.||Fair quantity|
|Peaches||Baby Crawford||Huge flavor ! Old-time variety||$3||lb.||Really Good quantity|
|Peaches||White Silver Logan||Most amazing high acid white!||$3||lb.||Really Good quantity|
|Peaches||Yellow, White, Baby Crawford, Silver Logan||All Peaches, description above.||$24||8# case||Fair quantity|
|Apples||Golden Dorset||Fresh and in pastry. Dense with some tartness this year.||$3.50||lb.||Good quantity|
|Apples||Anna||Fresh eating and cooking with a nice hint of tartness.||$3.50||lb.||Fair quantity|
|Apples||Red Gravenstein||Red version of the famous Gravenstein — juicer, better 🙂||$3.50||lb.||Really Good quantity|
|Apples||Gravenstein||Originated in the 1700s the fruit has a tart flavor pommes||$3.50||lb.||Really Good quantity|
|Apples||New Jersey / Strawberry Parfait||Early eating, sauce or juice apple. Very complex flavor – tart with floral tones, softer Mac type texture sometimes. Amazing!||$3.50||lb.||Limited quantity|
|Flowers||Various types||Oregano, sage, marjoram, and mint||$2||bunch||Fair quantity|
|Greens, bunches||White Chard||Super sweet – great in a salad thinned-sliced with kale, citrus and blueberries||$2||bunch||Good quantity|
|Greens, Mix||Barbara’s Garden Greens #3||Chard, kales, minutina, endive, chicories – salad alone or with lettuce, also quick heat and ready||$24||3# case||Good quantity|
|Greens, Mix||Barbara’s Garden Greens #2||Our great Asian mix is in good supply!||$24||3# case||Limited quantity|
|Greens, Mix||Barbara’s Garden Greens #5||Red Chicory, Castelfranco, and endive||$24||3# case||Good quantity|
|Greens, Bunches||Mixed Mustard||Red and green, wide flat leaf mustard with milder spice.||$2||bunch||Good quantity|
|Greens||Minutina||Also herbe stella or buckhorn, use in salad, saute in broth with fish||$2||bunch||Good quantity|
|Greens||Minutina||Also herbe stella or buckhorn, use in salad, saute in broth with fish||$8||lb.||Good quantity|
|Herbs||Lemon Verbena||Long stems||$3||bunch||Very Limited quantity|
|Herbs||Rosemary||Wonderful lush early summer growth 🙂||$3||bunch||Good quantity|
|Herbs||Scented Geraniums||Mixed||$20||lb.||Limited quantity|
|Herbs||Marjoram, oregano and Mixed Mints||Fresh season and sweet, a lot of orange and peppermint||$3||bunch||Fair quantity|
|Herbs||Five Varieties of Sage||Mixed Sage||$3||bunch||Fair quantity|
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