Market Recipe: Roasted Duck Breast with a Honey/Balsamic Drizzle Crostini

Roasted Duck Breast with a Honey/Balsamic Drizzle Crostini By Chef Brian Birde-Mann Duck breast from Belle Vie Farm 1/3 c. Honey 1/3 c. + more Balsamic Vinegar from Texas Hill Country Olive Company 1/4 c. diced onion 1/4 c. diced celery 1/4 c. diced carrots 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 green onion thinly sliced at angle Olive […]

Holiday Gift Guide 2016

Need inspiration for delicious, hand-crafted and beautiful local presents for the holiday season? Look no further than the Texas Farmers’ Market 2016 Holiday Gift Guide! Featuring an array of items from our wonderful vendors that range in price from $4-$100, this gift guide has something for everyone on your list. Click here to check it out!

Market Recipe: Spicy Squash Bisque

Spicy Squash Bisque Personal Chef Maggie Perkins, Notes from Maggie’s Farm With long summers, and mild autumns, you’ll often find summer and winter squashes peacefully cohabitating, side by side, on Texas farmers’ market tables. We’ve used patty pan squash from Johnson’s Backyard Garden for this particular version, prepared at the Cedar Park and Mueller Farmers’ Markets, […]

Market Recipe: Okra Fritters with Sweet Pepper Tomato Saute

    Okra Fritters with Sweet Pepper Tomato Saute Chef Maggie C. Perkins, Notes from Maggie’s Farm Ingredients: Pepper Tomato Saute Approximately 1 bulb elephant garlic, 3 yellow onions, 1 pound of mixed sweet peppers, 5 large tomatoes, 1-2 Tablespoons coriander seeds, (I crush, slightly, with the help of a mortar and pestle. They can […]