Good Food’s Weekly Farmers’ Market Digest

Your guide to the farmers' market from Good Food.

photo (35)

News, Food, Recipes and Happenings from the Santa Monica Farmers’ Market

Every week Good Food visits the Wednesday Santa Monica Farmers’ Market and brings the latest news from farmers and chefs in our weekly Market Report segment with market manager Laura Avery.

We also help you cook seasonally and sustainably by recommending some ingredients to buy  and recipe ideas to cook with them. Your farmers’ market adventure starts here!

Market Report with Laura Avery


Laura Avery talks to Amelia Saltsman, author of the Santa Monica Farmers’ Market Cookbook about what she’s making with Bahri Dates.

Alvaro Bautista is the owner of Bautista Family Organic Date Ranch in Mecca, California.

IMG_0980 (1)

What You Should Buy This Weekend from the Farmers’ Market

-bahri dates

-peppers

-okra

-peanuts

-almonds

-quince

What You Should Cook With It

Bahri Date Salad

Scrambled Peppers with Eggs

Sweet Cheese Pie with Oven-Poached Quince

Lamb and Quince Tagine

Chicken and Okra Gumbo

The Holy Grail of Almond Milk

Produce-Hack Of the Week: