Vendor Spotlight: Flintrock Hill Farm

Flintrock Hill Farm cultivates seasonal fruits and vegetables and raises chicken and ducks. Fred Pomrenke inherited the 72-acre farm from his great-uncle in 1987. The output of the farm has varied over the years, venturing from pork to cattle and introducing eggs, produce, and hydroponic growing methods over the years. Flintrock Hill Farm has been making the trek from Kingsbury to Austin to […]

MARKET RECIPE: Simple Shrimp Étouffée

Market Recie: Simple Shrimp Étouffée By Market Chef Maggie Perkins Serves 8 Ingredients 1/4 c butter 1/2 c all purpose flour 1 medium yellow onion, chopped 1 small bell pepper, chopped 2 stalks celery, chopped (Fruitful Hill Farm) 3 large cloves garlic, minced 2 cups chopped tomatoes (B5 Farm or Flintrock Hill Farm) 2 cups shrimp stock […]

Market Recipe: Seared Duck Breast & Grilled Peach Salad

Seared Duck Breast & Grilled Peach Salad by Market Chef Maggie Perkins INGREDIENTS 1 bunch amaranth greens (Johnson’s Backyard Garden) 3 small cucumbers, sliced (Flintrock Hill Farm or Johnson’s Backyard Garden) Several sprigs of basil , destemmed (Johnson’s Backyard Garden) 3 small red onions, peeled and quartered and seared (Johnson’s Backyard Garden) 4-5 small mild […]