Thanksgiving Farm Stands
Friday • November 18 • 2–6pm (NEW DATE)
Saturday • November 19 • 9am–1pm
Tuesday • November 22 • 2–6pm
November 13, 2022
I’m sure the farmers aren’t the only ones enjoying this glorious November weather. Seriously, who doesn’t love a clear, colorful, 70° day?
In the not-too-distant past, frost would reliably kill the summer fruit crops by mid-October. This season, however, we’ve been picking tomatoes and peppers along with the cabbage. At first, the crew was skeptical of Dan’s insistence that we leave the Sun Gold vines up even as we dismantled the other tomato rows. When it comes to tomatoes, I have a favorite, albeit cheesy, motto: In August they’re hot, but October they’re not. One of Dan’s specialties, however, is proving me wrong. True to form, he cultivated a fan club eager to buy his November harvest at the farm stand (you know who you are). Rather than grumble over my miscalculation, I offered a rebrand. Fall Gold: less juicy than a Sun Gold, but the best-tasting tomato this side of the equinox. Hey, if you can’t beat ‘em, join ‘em. Read more...
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