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Monday, July 26, 2010

Succulent Bluefish at PE&DD!! Eckerton's Heirloom Tomatoes -- First Monday

In addition to beautiful bluefish and other fish and seafood, PE&DD has cooked lobsters at a more reasonable price than you can usually find in the city for such fresh seafood. Eckerton's here at last with all sizes of heirloom tomato, some of their excellent hot peppers, and several kinds of basil. Scarborough has lovely Cuban oregano plants along with many other lush herb and bonsai plants.Norwich Meadows has delicious Cavaillon and other melons, heirloom tomatoes, peppers, husk tomatoes, eggplants, beans, cherry tomatoes, leafy greens, tomatillos, and other produce. Madura has various produce and several types of mushroom. Lavender By The Bay (written up in Sunday's Metro section of the Times) has lovely lavender products and is now bringing in lavender honey!

Lani has edamame, several kinds of peppers, heirloom tomatoes, long beans, lima beans, red and green okra, many kinds of eggplant, fresh chickpeas, squashes, and greens. Race has cranberry beans, plums, corn and pastries. Healthway has potatoes, blueberries, herb plants, and small cabbages. Dutch Mill (Newfield) has beautiful lycianthus, gladiolas, zinnias, and sunflowers. Hudson Valley Duck Farm has their excellent ducks, including delicious prepared ducks, tasty rillettes, sausages, and other duck products. (Small cooked ducks are on sale!) River Garden has beautiful bouquets and Maxwell's Farm has herbs, eggplants, squashes, greens, beans, and other produce. Central Valley Farm has fresh buttermilk and butter.

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