What’s fresh this week – February 14th

What’s fresh this week – February 14th

Something special for your Valentine

This Sunday we’ll have something special for you – complimentary basket making services. The process is simple: stop by the market table to pick up your free basket, shop your favorite vendors for items that will make your Valentine smile and return the basket to our table. Market volunteers will be happy to wrap your basket with cellophane and a beautiful bow – perfect for gift giving!

Would you like more information? Check out our blog post here.

Featured Vendor: Palatine Valley Dairy


What’s fresh

Downstairs Vendors

R.S. Taylor and Sons Brewery: Does your Valentine love beer? We are happy to help! Stop by to pick up English Ale, Belcher Town Ale (traditional English bitters), NEW Coffee Porter and our Butternut Beer.

Taj Mahal: Shopping for your sweetie this Sunday? Stop by and pick up a treat for yourself – our veggie samosa, our mashed potato and green pea pockets!

Upstairs Vendors

3 Chicks and a P: In the spirit of Valentine’s Day, we will be debuting a new flavor – Beet Hummus! A perfect addition to your Valentine’s market basket. Stop by our table in front of the GE Theater for a taste – you’ll fall in love!

Ali Herrmann: I’ll have a variety of encaustic original artworks and handmade sterling and stone jewelry. Just in time for Valentine’s amethyst earrings and necklaces – February’s birthstone!

D&W Farm and Animal Rescue: Massage candles are back for the holiday! All kinds of fragrances to help create a romantic evening for your partner. Burn the candle and then use the warm liquid for a nice massage.

Healing Path Massage: We will have Wendell and Deborah offering chair massage this Sunday. If you are experiencing neck, shoulder or back stiffness and pain, come and see what they can do for you!

Healthy Gourmet Kitchen: We are ready to help you fill your Valentine’s gift basket this Sunday! Stop by to pick up raspberry spreadable fruit, cheesecake mixes, gift certificates for our kale pesto and an assortment of salsa’s too!

Le Marais Chocolat: Valentine’s Day chocolate truffles, dark chocolate bark and more goodies for your Valentine!

Merry Hill Farm: Warm up your Valentine from head to toe this week with our toasty alpaca socks and hand-knit or felted alpaca hats. Special sale prices on gloves, mittens and felted boot inserts. And for the knitter on your list, hand spun and mill spun alpaca yarn in natural or dyed colors.

Mosaics by Christine: I will have a unique selection of Valentine gifts for that special someone – or just treat yourself!

New England Fudge Co.: We will have hand stretched peanut brittle, decadent truffles, our gourmet almond butter crunch and assorted flavors of chocolate fudge – all for your special Valentine!

Puckers Gourmet: Try another one of our First Place winners from the International Pickle Fest – our lacto-fermented, vanilla and cinnamon infused sweet cherries! Yup, we did them as a Valentine’s treat and they are amazing! Super limited quantities so swing by and grab one of these gems while we still have them.

R&G Cheese: For a special Valentine’s Day treat, taste our cranberry, fig and honey chevres. Our camembert, trufflebert, pollenbert, blackbert and pepperbert cheeses are also delicious for a special treat!

Saratoga Crackers Co.: We’ve created an amazing new cracker – Adirondack Bark! Delicately made with organic whole wheat flour, flax seeds, oats, barley, rye and rust a kiss of local honey. It is a cracker like no other! Available for a limited time so savor it while you can!

Saratoga Peanut Butter: Looking for something special to place in your special Valentine’s Day basket? Stop by! We’ll have our mini (8 oz.) jars on sale and available individually. Also available, special chocolate lovers’ gift packs including full size jars.

Ulster Soaps: Pamper your sweetie this Valentine’s Day with handmade artisan soaps and lotion gift sets. Chose any bar soap and body butter and we will specifically gift wrap it for you.


Variety Vendors

Ali Herrmann
Canvas, Corks & Forks
D&W Farm and Animal Rescue
Highland Farm
Mosaics by Christine
New England Fudge Co.
Sistahs Vintage Aprons
Ulster Soap


Programming

Market Stage:
10-12   Anonymous Fig Leafs
12-2   Josh Casano

Special Event
Make your market basket
Baskets and wrapping services provided to customers looking for last minute Valentine’s Day gifts

What’s fresh this week – February 7th

What’s fresh this week – February 7th

Help us show the love

This Sunday, as we gear up to Valentine’s Day, we are giving you an opportunity to show the love – to your favorite vendors, that is. We’ll have a Valentine making station upstairs at the market. Stop by, create something special, and drop it off in our mail box. Your Valentines will be handed out to vendors next Sunday, Valentine’s Day. Looking for something special to do for your special someone? Next Sunday we’ll be offering gift basket making services. Stay tuned for more information!

Featured Vendor: Maynard Farms

Photo by Flickr user Ella


What’s fresh

Downstairs Vendors

Barbers Farm: We will have a beautiful assortment of high tunnel greens, butternut squash, winter keeping potatoes, beets, purple top turnips, celeriac, cabbage, shallots and, of course, our own popcorn.

Cooper’s Ark Farm: Fresh stewing hens this week, perfect for stocks, soups and more. Chef Andre will be available to break the birds down for you, offer recipes and answer your questions. Fresh brown, white and green eggs and frozen duck ($6.50/lb.).

R.S. Taylor & Sons Brewery: For Super Bowl Weekend, we will be bringing our Belcher Town Ale (a lite-bodied traditional English bitters), English Ale and our Butternut Beer along with a new selection – our new Coffee Porter for all of our dark beer fans.

Upstairs Vendors

Healing Path Massage: Jennifer and Jean Marie will offer chair massage this Sunday. If your neck, shoulders, arms or back are sore and tight, stop by and see how they might be able to help you relax those sore spots. You’ll be amazed what a quick massage can do for you!

Healthy Gourmet Kitchen: Freshly made kale pesto and basil pesto along with winning Super Bowl snacks – get your dip on!

Puckers Gourmet: We are super stoked to feature our NY style kim chi. Did you know that our kim chi is vegan, full of live active cultures and has won international acclaim? It’s amazing in scrambled eggs and on fish. Stop by this weekend for some ideas!

Saratoga Peanut Butter Co.: Let your loved ones know they’re better than a box of chocolates – they’re Peanut Better! Our chocolate lovers’ gift pack is delicious and heart healthy! Includes full size jars of Chillin’ Chocolate and Blizzard Butter. Available through Valentine’s Day.


Variety Vendors

Assembly Coffee Roasters
Danascara Cheese
NutZez
Skinner’s Sugarbush
Smyth/Cid Pottery
Springbrook Hollow Farm Distillery
Studio 55
Underground Alchemy


Programing

Market Stage:
10-12   Running the River
12-2   Alyssa Yaeger

Community Activity
Show the love – Make Valentine’s Day cards for your favorite vendors

Local Expert
MVP Health Care (Tentative)

 

 

What’s fresh this week – January 31st

What’s fresh this week – January 31st

Savory seasonal flavor

Looking for something a little out of the ordinary for dinner this week? Try a quick and easy burger, a beet burger that is. This savory recipe provides a punch of flavor using one of the season’s standout veggies. Pair the burger with freshly baked rolls from the market and you have yourself a delicious Sunday night feast. Have leftovers? Pop a burger patty on top of some salad for an easy workday lunch!

Featured Vendor: Mariaville Farm & Mariaville Mushroom Men

Photo from Handful of Recipes


What’s fresh

Downstairs Vendors

Barbers Farm: We’ll have a beautiful assortment of high tunnel greens, butternut squash, winter keeping potatoes, beets, purple top turnips, celeriac, cabbage, shallots and, of course, our own popcorn!

Upstairs Vendors

Ali Herrmann: Artwork originals and sterling and gemstone jewelry, just in time for unique Valentine’s Day gifts!

D&W Farm and Animal Rescue: Lift your spirits and nourish your skin. This week we will have lavender candles, soaps, shampoo bars, goat milk body butters and whipped vegan body butters too.

Freddy’s Rockin’ Hummus: We have yet another NEW flavor! Red Hot Silly Peppers – a four pepper lend of zing that will get those taste buds hopping. Stop by and try some this Sunday!

Healing Path Massage: Jean Marie and Jennifer will be offering chair massage to ease the soreness in your muscles. Come by and see how they might help your neck, upper back, shoulders and arms. You’ll be glad you did!

Merry Hill Farm: Warm and soft alpaca knit hats and scarves; felted hats and shoe inserts; alpaca socks and mittens; and alpaca yarn in dyed and natural colors.

Mosaics by Christine: Lots of unique and colorful gifts for your Valentine. Pick up that mosaic piece your someone special has been dreaming of!

Puckers Gourmet: Horseradish ½ sours are here! Swing by the market this weekend to get a jar of one of our best sellers!

Saratoga Peanut Butter Co.: We are bringing the blizzard to upstate NY! No, it isn’t snow, it’s our delicious Blizzard Butter! Creamy white chocolate and vanilla peanut butter, such a yummy combo! Stop by for this and more!

Sistahs Vintage Aprons: From hostess to full coverage to cobblers. Introducing new fashion market tote bags!


Variety Vendors

Ali Herrmann
Canvas, Corks & Forks
D&W Farm and Animal Rescue
Hope Valley Farm
Mosaics by Christine
New England Fudge Co.
Sistahs Vintage Aprons


Programming

Market Stage:
10-12   Randy Niles  
12-2   Will Foley

Community Table:
To Be Announced

 

What’s fresh this week – January 24th

What’s fresh this week – January 24th

New flavors, fresh tastes

Feeling a little hum-drum? Looking for something new? Stop by the market this weekend as we premier our new Fresh Taste Table. This monthly event will provide customers with new flavors and tasty ideas for cooking at home, complete with samples and recipes! For more information, click here.

Featured Vendor: Cooper’s Ark


What’s fresh

Downstairs Vendors

Barbers Farm: This week we’ll have loads of fresh veggies just for you including red and green cabbages, winter squash, five types of keeping potatoes, onions, shallots, greens and more!

Cornell Farm: Stop by and pick up your farm fresh eggs along with key veggies for the week ahead. Carrots, potatoes, onions, garlic and more.

Nut Zez: Made fresh daily, various almond butter flavors with no sugar, salt or oil. Also health bars with superfood ingredients for optimal health!

R.S. Taylor & Sons: On tap this Sunday – Sticky Fingers IPA, Willie’s Nut Brown Ale, Belchertown Ale and Butternut Beer. Stop by and pick up a growler or Boston round!

Taj Mahal: Stop by this Sunday for a treat – sauteed green beans with coconut. Try something a little different, we’re sure you’ll be happy you did!

Upstairs Vendors

Assembly Coffee Roasters: We have a new crop of Sumatra Mandheling that is big bodied, plush and juicy. A great coffee for these bitter winter mornings!

Healing Path Massage: Jean Marie and Jennifer will offer chair massage this Sunday. They are happy to relax your tight muscles to help you ease into the New Year! Get those snow-shoveling muscles in good repair.

Puckers Gourmet: You asked…here they are! Come by this weekend for a jar of our seasonal dilly beans! Fermented, crunchy and packed with flavor.

Saratoga Peanut Butter Co.: Heat things up this wither with our Slow Burner. Use this spicy garlic peanut butter to add some kick to your burgers or pair with your favorite pretzels and veggies for a healthy, game time snack. Available for a limited time.


Variety Vendors

Assembly Coffee Roasters
Danascara Cheese
Jewelry by Donna Marie
Nut Zez
Perfect Noodle
Skinner’s Sugarbush
Smyth/Cid Pottery
Springbrook Hollow Distillery
Studio 55
Underground Alchemy


Programming

Market Stage
10-12   Roben/Kozak Jazz & Blues
12-2   Bentwood Rockers 

Community Table
Fresh Taste Table

What’s fresh this week – January 17th

What’s fresh this week – January 17th

So fresh, so green!

Our farmers’ veggies have been loving the mild winter so far. We can still see Brussels sprouts and other late autumn crops in spades at the market and, up until last week, we even had a few hot-house tomatoes available! Right now, our farmers have an abundance of winter greens, lettuce and more. Stop by their stalls downstairs this Sunday to pick up your fresh, delicious, local veggies for the week – you’ll be happy you did!

Featured Vendor: Barbers Farm


What’s Fresh

Downstairs Vendors

Barber’s Farm: Come and find us upstairs this week! We’ll have a beautiful assortment of high tunnel greens, butternut squash, winter keeping potatoes, beets, purple top turnips, celeriac, cabbage, shallots and of course our own popcorn!

R.S. Taylor & Sons Brewery: We’ll be bringing four of our farm-fresh ales to the market this week including our Sticky Fingers IPA, Willies Nut Brown Ale, Belcher Town Ale and Butternut Ale.

Taj Mahal Restaurant: This week we’ll have aloo gobi, potatoes and cauliflower, cooked with spices in a mild sauce.

Upstairs Vendors

Ali Herrmann: Original encaustic wax artworks and handmade sterling and stone jewelry. January’s birthstone is garnet – pick up a wonderful birthday present for the one you love!

Healing Path Massage: Jennifer and Wendell will be offering chair massage this Sunday. Treat your sore muscles and overall tension to a vacation. Stop by and see what they can do to make you more comfortable and get your new year off to a good start.

Saratoga Peanut Butter Company: Blizzard Butter, Chillin’ Chocolate, Monkey Boy, NY Maple – how can one decide with so many delicious choices? Good thing we made it easy for you to try them all with our sampler packs with 8 oz. jars of each!

Ulster Soaps: We will be debuting the brand new “Make your own gift sets” in time for Valentine’s Day. Give your love the gift of handmade soaps and lotions inspired by nature.

WASH: We will have our amazing allergen friendly laundry detergents as well as our other green products this Sunday!


Variety Vendors

Ali Herrmann
Canvas, Corks & Forks
D&W Farm and Animal Rescue
Highland Farm
Mosaics by Christine
New England Fudge Co.
Sistah’s Vintage Aprons
Ulster Soaps


Programming

Market Stage:
10-12   Robert Redmond
12-2   Cosby Gibson

Community Table:
To Be Announced

What’s fresh this week – January 10th

What’s fresh this week – January 10th

New Year, New Vendors!

Every season the market welcomes new vendors through our doors. Some of these new faces have been around since the start of the Winter Market and others will be arriving as January progresses. Now familiar faces include Ayelada (frozen yogurt), Canvas, Corks & Forks (make at home gourmet mac & cheese) and Le Marais Chocolat (French sweets and fresh crepes). Our newest vendors are R.S. Taylor & Sons (farm-fresh beer), The Food Florist (make at home casseroles, pies and more) and Collar City Hard Pressed (cold-pressed juices).

Featured Vendor: Bella Terra Farm


What’s fresh

Downstairs Vendors

Hope Valley Farm: Lettuce, salad mix, Tat Soi, baby greens mix, kale and even tomatoes all from our green houses. We’ll also have red cabbage, Brussel sprouts, red and yellow onions, red and fingerling potatoes, four types of garlic, garlic pesto, pickled garlic scapes, leeks, mustard greens and parsley plants!

Nut Zez: Stop by our stall downstairs and pick up our all natural, no sugar, salt or oil added brownie batter, French toast, maple, wildflower honey (and more!) nut butters.

R.S. Taylor & Sons: Have you stopped by to try our locally brewed beer? If not, you should! This week we’ll have four farm-fresh ales including our Sticky Fingers IPA, Nut Brown Ale, Belcher Town Ale and our Butternut Ale. Pick some up this Sunday!

Taj Mahal Restaurant: Samosas are the perfect snack when you browse the market on Sundays. Little spiced bundles of mashed potatoes and green peas brighten everyone’s day!

Upstairs Vendors

Funk Farms: Stop by our temporary spot near the music stage this Sunday. With a little more room we’re happy to offer some pretty special stuff including our chocolate fudge cakes (shh, they just happen to be vegan), cinnamon bun cakes, mini cinnamon muffins and more. Remember, our homemade apples pies are made with fresh local fruit!

Healing Path Massage: This week we’ll have Jennifer and Wendell offering chair massage. Stop by and let them explain how a massage might help you with stress, pain or muscle tension. Try a 10 to 15 minute massage and experience the healing power!

Healthy Gourmet Kitchen: Here’s a bright spot this winter – our orange marmalade made from organic cara cara oranges, unsweetened orange juice concentrate and blood orange juices. This jam-like marmalade has only 4 g of sugar per tablespoon serving. Stop by for this and all of your favorites!

Puckers Gourmet: We have just the remedy for cold winter air – grab yourself a jar of our spicy habanero half sours! A sure bet to warm you up from the inside out!

Saratoga Peanut Butter Co.: Seasonal special! Join the Pandemonium and get our Pumpkin PB for a special price – 2 for $14! Also, pick up the last of our Catch Me If You Can (gingerbread) and Slow Burner (spicy garlic).

Studio 55: Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. Stop by and pick up little coiled baskets, trivets, coasters and placemats, all perfect gifts for the one you love.


Variety Vendors

Assembly Coffee Roasters
Danascara Cheese
Food Florist * NEW! *
Nut Zez
R.S. Taylor & Sons * NEW!*
Skinner’s Sugarbush
Smyth/Cid Pottery
Springbrook Hollow Distillery
Studio 55
Underground Alchemy


Programming

Market Stage
10-12   Anonymous Fig Leafs
12-2   Dave More

Children’s Activity
Make and decorate snowflakes!

Community Table
Friends of the Woodlawn Preserve