At the Farmers Market 09/30/2017

Pretzel Park Farmers Market – September 30

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1. Lancaster Organic Growers
2. Kennett Square Specialties
3. Slow Rise Bakery
4. Black Cat Clothier
5. Scallywags

Lancaster Organic Growers
This week Justin is bringing the following:
Vegetables, Organic: Beets, Baby Bok Choy, Green Beans, Broccoli, Cabbage, Carrots,
Cauliflower, Cilantro, Dandelion, Eggplant, Garlic (Hard neck), Kale, Leeks, Lettuce,
Mustard Greens, Onions, Peppers (Sweet, Jalapeño), New Potatoes, Radishes (Black or
Watermelon), Rhubarb, Shallots, Scallions, Winter Squash, Tomatoes (limited
time), Turnips, Herbs (Mint, Chives, Parsley, Rosemary), and Popcorn. Kale Chips
made from Justin’s kale (regular, sunny, Italian, and hot).
Fruit: From Northern Lancaster County, Brecknock or Kauffman’s Orchards (low spray)
fresh Apples, Organic Grapes, Raspberries, and Pears.
Limited time—Peach and Apple fruit butter.
Apple Cider from Kauffman’s Orchard
Dairy: Organic Cheese (sum may be limited); Organic Yogurt (plain, vanilla);
Butter; You must pre-order Organic Raw Milk by Wednesday for Saturday.
Other: Eggs (pastured, GMO free and soy free); Local Raw Honey; Brenneman’s maple
syrup (grad B dark rich color and taste) from Salisbury, PA.
Flowers: Organic flower Bouquets (last week).
Also at Justin’s stand: Old World Soups from Anna Karenna’s Kitchen https://
oldworldsoups.com/ — marrying heritage recipes with local ingredients. (Frozen) —
Fire Roasted Tomato and Pepper Bisque (with Justin’s Heirloom Tomatoes); Russian Red
Borsch (Lone Star Farm pastured beef); Split Pea & Bacon (Center Hill Farm Heritage
Pork); Siberian Chicken Noodle (Fresh Market Organic white meat); and Apple Squash
(squash, onions, cream, olive oil, and spices).
Credit cards accepted.

Kennett Square Specialties
This week Kennett Square Specialties will be bringing the following mushrooms: Portobello,
Crimini, Shiitake, Maitake, King Oyster, Pioppino, Pom Pom (Lion’s Mane), Gray Oyster, and
Yellow Oyster mushrooms. They also will have mushroom teas featuring Reishi and Cordyceps
mushrooms. These organic teas will be available in Herbal Berry, Mint Spice, Tulsi Ginger
Lemon, Green Chai Spice, and Pumpkin Spice. In addition, they will have dried porcini
available.
Credit cards accepted.

Slow Rise Bakery
The following Slow Rise breads and baked goods will be available at the Friends of Pretzel Park table:
Bread: sourdough, Miche, 100% whole wheat, sprouted wheat, spelt, multigrain, raisin, and
baguette.
Baked Goods: four seed cookies, peanut butter/chocolate chip flourless cookies, chocolate
crumb cookies, honey crisp, and lavosh.
Cash only.

Black Cat Clothiers
Victoria Mier, a Philadelphia area native living right near Pretzel Park, created a one-woman
shop focusing on high-quality vintage clothing this year. She scours shops, estate sales and
private collections all over the region to curate a collection of clothing for the discerning woman
who values the stories and magic of vintage garments.
This week, Black Cat Clothiers is ready to outfit you for the upcoming season — 1950s fox fur coats, 1970s bohemian maxi dresses perfect for transitioning seasons and lots of vintage longsleeved
dresses to make this your best Autumn yet.
Cash, debit and credit cards accepted.

Scallywags
Scallywags is a new dog daycare coming to Manayunk this fall! They will be located at Cresson
Street right below the train station and open Monday-Friday, 7am-7pm. Scallywags will be a
cage-free environment where dogs will have the freedom to socialize, exercise, and receive
attention for up to 12 hours while their owners are at work. Partners Lauren and Jessica are
veterinary technicians and are excited to bring their fun new daycare to the vibrant and dog loving town of Manayunk!

At the Farmers Market 09/23/2017

Pretzel Park Farmers Market – September 23

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  1. Lancaster Organic Growers
  2. Kennett Square Specialties
  3. Pasture Song Farm
  4. Offbeat Gourmet
  5. Slow Rise Bakery
  6. Tilted Haggis Soap

Lancaster Organic Growers

This week Justin is bringing the following:

Vegetables, Organic: Beets, Baby Bok Choy, Green Beans, Cabbage, Carrots, Cauliflower, Cilantro, Chard, Collards, Dandelion, Eggplant, Garlic (Hard neck), Kale, Leeks, Lettuce, Onions, Peppers (Sweet, Jalapeño), New Potatoes, Rhubarb, Shallots, Scallions, Winter Squash, Tomatoes (limited time), Herbs (Mint, Chives, Parsley, Rosemary, Sage), and Popcorn.  Kale Chips made from Justin’s kale (regular, sunny, Italian, and hot).

Fruit: Limited time Peach and Apple fruit butter.  From Northern Lancaster County, Brecknock or Kauffman’s Orchards (low spray) fresh Apples, Raspberries, Nectarines (white – while they last), Peaches limited (yellow), Pears, and Plums.

Apple Cider from Kauffman’s Orchard

Dairy: Organic Cheese (sum may be limited); Organic Yogurt (plain, vanilla); Butter; You must pre-order Organic Raw Milk by Wednesday for Saturday.

Other: Eggs (pastured, GMO free and soy free); Local Raw Honey; Brenneman’s maple syrup (grad B dark rich color and taste) from Salisbury, PA; and Whoopie Pies (Lancaster County Dutch favorite) from Breakneck (Chocolate w/vanilla cream or Peanut Butter, Chocolate chip, Shoofly Pie. . .)

Flowers:  Organic flower Bouquets.

Also at Justin’s stand:  Old World Soups from Anna Karenna’s Kitchen https://oldworldsoups.com/ — marrying heritage recipes with local ingredients.  (Frozen) — Fire Roasted Tomato and Pepper Bisque (with Justin’s Heirloom Tomatoes); Russian Red Borsch (Lone Star Farm pastured beef); Split Pea & Bacon (Center Hill Farm Heritage Pork); Siberian Chicken Noodle (Fresh Market Organic white meat); and Apple Squash (squash, onions, cream, olive oil, and spices).

Credit cards accepted.

Kennett Square Specialties

This week Kennett Square Specialties will be bringing the following mushrooms: Portobello, Crimini, Shiitake, Maitake, King Oyster, Pioppino, Pom Pom (Lion’s Mane), Gray Oyster, and Yellow Oyster mushrooms.  They also will have mushroom teas featuring Reishi and Cordyceps mushrooms. These organic teas will be available in Herbal Berry, Mint Spice, Tulsi Ginger Lemon, and Green Chai Spice.  In addition, they will have dried porcini available.

Credit cards accepted.

Pasture Song Farm

This week Pasture Song Farm will be bringing Pork:  bacon, sausages (smoked, Italian, breakfast, chorizo, kielbasa, bratwurst, fresh), tenderloins, loin chops, spare ribs, Canadian bacon, shoulder roasts, ham roasts and ham slices.  They also will be bringing pastured whole chickens and sustainably grown garlic.  In addition, they will be bringing Seven Stars Farm ground beef, chipsteak, & patties.

Credit cards accepted.

Offbeat Gourmet

This week we welcome the return of Offbeat Gourmet.  They will be bringing bbq-style gourmet condiments, hot sauces and rub; savory spreads (popular savory spreads: Pickled Mustard Seeds and Caramelized Balsamic Onions); Dijon Black Truffle Mustard, Spicy Dijon Mustard (country style mustard), and premium fruit spreads (popular premium fruit spreads: Fig and Honey and Peach and Honey).

Highlight for Peach and Honey:

  1. Peach & Honey

The Peach and Honey is a premium fruit preserve that is made with local peaches from Solebury Orchards (New Hope, PA) and local honey. The Peach and Honey complements a slice of blue cheese, chevre or a glass of Pinot Grigio or White Zinfandel. It can also be used in a marinade for grilled pork chops or chicken breasts.

  1. About Peaches

The health benefits of peaches include relief from hypokalemia, cancer, obesity, cholesterol, blood stasis and neurodegenerative diseases. It helps in maintaining healthy vision, skin care, nervous system, healthy bones, and teeth. It has anti-aging properties and also helps in detoxification, as well as improving digestion and cellular health. It has a wealth of essential nutrients and antioxidants which are valuable during pregnancy and it helps in strengthening the immune system.

Source: http://bit.ly/2bqPIGU

Start thinking Holiday Gifts… Offbeat Gourmet has the perfect hostess gift for the upcoming holidays. They will be here before we know it!

Credit Cards accepted.

Slow Rise Bakery

The following Slow Rise breads and baked goods will be available at the Friends of Pretzel Park table:

Bread:  100% whole wheat, sprouted wheat, cinnamon raisin, multigrain, sourdough, Miche, and baguette.

Baked Goods:  four seed cookies, peanut butter/chocolate chip flourless cookies, chocolate crumb cookies, honey crisp, and lavosh.

Cash only.

Tilted Haggis Soap Company

Donna makes all natural, all vegetable, very good handmade soap.  In addition to soap, there will be lotions, massage oils, scrubs, bath bombs, room sprays, and bug repellant.

Credit Cards accepted.

 

 

At the Farmers Market 09/16/2017

Pretzel Park Farmers Market – September 16

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  1. Lancaster Organic Growers
  2. Kennett Square Specialties
  3. Fifth of a Farm
  4. Slow Rise Bakery
  5. A Piece of Positivity

Lancaster Organic Growers

This week Justin is bringing the following:

Vegetables, Organic: Beets, Baby Boc Choi, Green Beans, Cabbage, Carrots, Cilantro, Chard, Collards, Dandelion, Eggplant, Garlic (Hard neck), Kale, Leeks, Lettuce, Onions, Peppers (Sweet, Jalapeño), New Potatoes, Rhubarb, Shallots, Winter Squash, Tomatoes (limited – cherry, red/yellow/pink, heirloom), Herbs (Mint, Chives, Parsley, Rosemary, Sage), and Popcorn.  Kale Chips made from Justin’s kale (regular, sunny, Italian, and hot).

Fruit:  New Asian Pears. From Northern Lancaster County, Brecknock or Kauffman’s Orchards (low spray) fresh Apples, Blackberries (limited time), Raspberries, Nectarines, Peaches (yellow, white), Pears, and Plums.  Organic Goji berries.

Apple Cider from Kauffman’s Orchard

Dairy: Organic Cheese (lots of it); Organic Yogurt (plain, vanilla); Butter; You must pre-order Organic Raw Milk by Wednesday for Saturday.

Other: Eggs (pastured, GMO free and soy free); Local Raw Honey; Brenneman’s maple syrup (grad B dark rich color and taste) from Salisbury, PA; and Whoopie Pies (Lancaster County Dutch favorite) from Breakneck (Chocolate w/vanilla cream or Peanut Butter, Chocolate chip, Shoofly Pie. . .)

Flowers:  Organic flower Bouquets.

Also at Justin’s stand:  Old World Soups from Anna Karenna’s Kitchen https://oldworldsoups.com/ — marrying heritage recipes with local ingredients.  (Frozen) —  Fire Roasted Tomato and Pepper Bisque (with Justin’s Heirloom Tomatoes); Russian Red Borsch (Lone Star Farm pastured beef); Split Pea & Bacon (Center Hill Farm Heritage Pork); Siberian Chicken Noodle (Fresh Market Organic white meat); and Apple Squash (squash, onions, cream, olive oil, and spices).

Credit cards accepted.

Kennett Square Specialties

This week Kennett Square Specialties will be bringing the following mushrooms: Portobello, Crimini, Shiitake, Maitake, King Oyster, Pioppino, Pom Pom (Lion’s Mane), Gray Oyster, and Yellow Oyster mushrooms.  They also will have mushroom teas featuring Reishi and Cordyceps mushrooms. These organic teas will be available in Herbal Berry, Mint Spice, Tulsi Ginger Lemon, and Green Chai Spice.  In addition, they will have dried porcini available.

Credit cards accepted.

 

 Fifth of a Farm Creations

Among the jams and jellies this returning vendor is bringing are:  Blue Bell Hill Berry Jam, Harrowgate Peach Jam, Rittenhouse Red Pepper Jelly, Port Richmond Grape Jelly and Strawberry Mansion Jam.  They have a new recipe for the Manayunk Saskatoon Berry Jam, and some new additions such as Queen Village Quince Jam and Honeyfest Blackberry-Lavender Jam.  They also have seasonal jams and jellies, such as Point Breeze Tomato Chutney and Somerton-Byberry Rhubarb Jam, as well as gift baskets.

Cash only.

 

Slow Rise Bakery
The following Slow Rise breads and baked goods will be available at the Friends of Pretzel Park table:

Bread:  100% whole wheat, sprouted wheat, spelt, cinnamon raisin, multigrain, sourdough, Miche, and baguette.

Baked Goods:  four seed cookies, peanut butter/chocolate chip flourless cookies, chocolate crumb cookies, honey crisp, and lavosh.

Cash only.

A Piece of Positivity Studios

Carlee Myers, the Owner and Founder of A Piece of Positivity Studios.  She is an expert at helping women who are unhappy at work (and beyond) get their mojo back and make adulting fun. Carlee has worked with many individuals to create environments that inspire and motivate them to live a life true to themselves and to help them gain clarity about what they want to create for themselves in the first place through one-on-one coaching and creative workshops. Before founding APOP Studios, Carlee earned her BFA in Curatorial Studies and Fine Art and worked as an artist, curator and arts administrator for a number of years. She has exhibited across the U.S. and has received prestigious awards such as the Fob Fellowship at Second State Press in Philadelphia, PA.

This week Carlee will be bringing artwork, magnets, wooden signs and an interactive activity for you to figure out just what it is that you want in life.

Credit cards accepted.

Parks on Tap in Pretzel Park

Parks on Tap is Philadelphia’s first and only mobile beer garden that travels to a new park within the city each week during the season. Parks on Tap is a program in partnership with Philadelphia Parks & Recreation, Fairmount Park Conservancy and FCM Hospitality. A portion of sales goes back to Philly’s parks!

  • Wednesday September 13: 5-10 PM — Happy Hour 5pm to 7pm — Proceeds go directly to Pretzel Park!
  • Thursday September 14: 5-10 PM
  • Friday September 15: 1-11 PM + Blues Concert
  • Saturday September 16: 1-11 PM + Spocktoberfest Concert
  • Sunday September 17: 12-10 PM + African Drumming

Friday September 15 — Blues Concert from 6:00 – 8:00 PM

Blues woman extraordinaire Carol Moog leads a red hot and blue quartet into the soulful heart of a Manayunk fall evening. Show starts at 6pm.

Saturday September 16 — Spocktoberfest Concert at 4:00 PM

Sunday September 17 — African Folk Drumming Workshop at 2:00 PM