What’s Fresh at Main St Station – July 5
July Fresh Guide
Blueberries | Strawberries | Garlic Scapes | Raspberries | Lettuce | Turnips | Radishes | Eggs | Chicken | Patty Pan Squash | Herbs | Kholrabi | Cucumbers | Seafood | Collard Greens | Cherries | Cheese | Grass Fed Butter | Zucchini
Check out our In Season at the Markets blog for a full market fresh guide.
Get a complete list of this week’s Main St Station vendors here
In Season Now: Blueberries
Blueberries are back at Main St Station! Find them at Maan Farms, Mandair Farm & Fresh Quality Produce.
High Stakes Lemonade
2ox Odd Society Mongrel Unaged Rye Spirit
0.75oz Lemon Juice
0.75oz Rosemary Syrup
In a mixing glass combine all ingredients and shake, pour into a highball glass, top with soda and garnish with a single blueberry, lemon peel and a rosemary sprig
Steep 3 large sprigs of rosemary in 1 cup of boiling water until like warm, strain and add 1 cup of sugar, stir to dissolve.
Recipe Source: Odd Society Spirits
Membership Appreciation Day
It’s Membership Appreciation Day! Vancouver Farmers Market is a non profit organization that relies on our members’ support in order to bring local food to the heart of the city and change the local food system. To say thanks for your support, VFM members get special deals from participating vendors! For a complete list of specials, click here.
Find out more about the importance of our members and the perks here!
Come celebrate the juiciest season at Berry Festival at Main St Station and Mt Pleasant Farmers Markets! We’ll have berry tasting, recipes, limited-edition berry items (blueberry pierogies anyone?) Buy your berries at Main St Station on July 12th and show off your baking skills at our annual BC Berry Pie Competition at Mt Pleasant Farmers Market. Enter your prize-winning pie HERE.
Find out more on our Berry Festival page: eatlocal.org/berry-festival/