Enticing Romanescu cauliflower at Goranson Farm
Goranson Farm, MicroMainea, , Oyster Creek Mushroom Co.,Pleasantt Pond Orchard, Sparrow Farm, Tarbox Farm
Arugula, beet greens
beets, bok choi, braising greens, broccoli, broccolini, brussel sprouts,cabbage, carrots, celery, cranberries, collards, corn
cucumbers, fennel, garlic,gourds, herbs, kale, kohlrabi, leeks, melons, mesclun, microgreens, mushrooms, onions, pac choi, parsnips, peas, peppers, potatoes, radishes, , salad turnips, scallions, spinach, string beans, sweet potatoes, spaghetti squash, swiss chard, tomatoes, winter squash
Lunch on the move-at Chase Farm - Savory Pockets, Pork Pies, Hand Pies
Beryls Pastries, Borealis Breads,Chase Farm Bakery, Hootenanny
breads: bagels, baguettes, bialys, sourdough, wholegrain, anadama, ciabatta,mfocaccia, cinnamon raisin, olive, buckwheat, seeded and blended, breadsticks, croissants, morning pastries, dinner rolls, English muffins, cakes, hand pies, cookies, scones, tarts, doughnuts, quiches, brownies, muffins, coffee cakes , pizza dough, pretzels
Meat & Poultry
Brothers Beef, Mainely Poultry, Meadowcroft, Old Narrow Gauge Farm, Pine Tree Poultry, Springdale Farm, Tarbox Farm
duck, goat, lamb, mutton, pork, turkey,
whole, cut , ground
marrow bones, suet
bacon, hams, pork belly,
hocks (fresh & smoked), sausage
Mainely Poultry has been with the market since the beginning-legendary chicken pies are perennially popular
Goranson Farm, Mainely Poultry, Sparrow Farm
Maine Saltwater Creations, Pemaquid Lobster & Seafood
resh flat fish, mussels, scallops,oysters, fish sticks, crab and salmon cakes, picked crab and lobster meat (check with vendor)
Start your shopping at Pemaquid Lobster & Seafood for this weeks catch.
Appleton Creamery, Chase Farm , Fuzzy Udder Creamery, Hahns End, Springdale Farm
cows milk cheeses, goats milk cheeses,
hard & soft, marinated and spiced,
fresh and aged
feta, mozzarella, ricotta, cream cheese,
s milk(raw), yogurt
Camdenbert, Sunburst,St Bridgets-all from Appleton, ready for a party!
reserved and Premade
Goranson Farm -
dried beans, maple
Gracies Garden -
vegetables, kvass, pickles
Maine Saltwater Creations -
and chowders, fish cakes and sticks, casseroles and meatballs
Old Narrow Gauge Farm-
vegetables, pickles relishes, wildflower
& fruit syrups and pastes, fruit jams jellies, seasonal items
Pemaquid Lobster & Seafood-
fish and shellfish loaves, shellfish cakes, chowders, bisques, dips, stock, casseroles & pies, smoked salmon
Pine Tree Poultry-chicken (whole or parts)
empanadas, pies, soup, sliced or whole turkey breast, fresh turkey salad
Pleasant Pond Orchard
maple syrup, granola, hand cream
Sparrow Farm -
relish, ketchup, fruit jam
Great for breakfast, glazes, gifts: jelly and
jam from Old Narrow Gauge Farm
Big Barn Coffee
-locally roasted organic coffee
Hawthorn & Thistle
-Hand dyed wool and wool products from Jacob Sheep, pet powder
-Herbal tinctures & teas, aromatics and moisturizers, healing clay.
Handraised wool, sea dyed and available in skeins or individually designed clothing & blankets
Shepherds & Such -
beeswax candles, felted goods, buttons, wax flowers, jewelry, smudge and more
- goats milk soap at Appleton Creamery
- cut flowers
Tune up your immune system with this
Elderberry Syrup at Mana Medicinals
By the Way
Want to volunteer for the SNAP info table one Saturday a month-talk to this week's staffer, or email Volunteer Coordinator Pat at
Yes it's December! And we've got the weather to pro.ve it! This is a month of festive events and gatherings.we urge you.to choose a pace that allows you to "get it all done" and still enjoy the spirit of love, giving and thankfulness we have just begun.
Our vendors have (hopefully) refreshed and invigorated.and are back in full force. They tend to indulge their creativity this time of year, adding to your pleasure as you shop,
Finding a gift is easy here: hand knit sweaters and lovely wool, seasonal. candles and felted items, hand carved buttons, carefully crafted medicinals.. Most of our vendors offer gift certificates and buying plans - a joy to receive.
Downtown Bath has lots of holiday action going on so pick up a flyer at any local store or go to
One and only colors from Meadowcroft Farm
From our vendors-specials, s
Nanne is back at
with and extravagantly fine batch of handknit and well styled sweaters in her glorious colors. Don't forget a blanket: tis the season.
, see what Filly has done with haddock and mashed potatoes in her cozy casserole, paired perhaps with carrot ginger or Hungarian
Try the Sennebec at
lovely goat cheese rounds all holiday ready in fresh parsley and pink peppercorns.
Robust crimini mushrooms from Oyster Creek
Get happy with warmed apple cake from
, or maybe a slice of her coffee cake with fruit preserves. And fresh butter and milk will brighten your breakfast for sure.
has some wonderful old fashioned escarole-bright green with a deep yellow center. Try making a simple soup: Slice thin and simmer with a little garlic,a good chicken broth. Try with some sliced fennel, too
Old Narrow Gauge
has an intriguing selection of fall preserves: Fiorelle pear is one. And some Quince Paste, subtly dynamic with soft goat cheese or wrapped in wisps of pastry for a short bake & a long savor.
At Pleasant Pond Orchard, glowing Wealthy apples
It's a treat each week to see what varieties of apples come in from
Pleasant Pond Orchard.
New last week were Wealthy and Stark. Plenty of Romes and Macs too; and don'e miss the box of free ones for those who donate to the animal shelter.
has some fresh celeriac-a valued root-peel or shave/grate into soup or broth, add to cold slaws or roast slightly salted slices in the oven.It's all good. Lots of maple syrup too full of rich flavor-and a happily received gift.
Honey wheat walnut and Cinnamon raisin breads are crustily appealing and , by the way, freeze well. Lots of cinnamon pastries and whole wheat croissants too. At
Onions can be festive too. Shallots and cippolinis, at Tarbox Farm
suggests you order your holiday turkey now-or duck(s) if you prefer. He is seeing a growing demand for his Pekin hybrids.
Carrots, beets and squash from
taste great-and their jewel tones are very festive and pretty on your table. So easy too, for all that flavor!
Sniffle or flu? December aches? Stop at
and talk to Anna about which of her well crafted tinctures and other preparations
Chicken Noodle Soup, new from Pine Tree Poultry.
Married with Chitlins
s on at the music stage this weekend-Chris and Liz are always welcome
Stop at the
Maine's First Ship Visitors Center
at the north end of the Freight Shed.. Find out about this onfire by the driven effort to rebuild a piece oft Maines history.
And they usually have a great New Years Party think stars above the river, music rising in the night