Ravinia Market, 7/14 Update

July 16, 2010 at 8:24 pm

Ravinia Farmers Market

Roger Williams Dr., East of Green Bay Road
Adjacent to Jens Jensen Park
Highland Park (Ravinia), IL 

Hours: 7:00 AM – 1:00 PM Wednesdays, June 16th through October 20th

July 14th Update – What was new and in season this week:

-          Gramp’s Gourmet Pickles, Scales Mound, IL (new vendor); 14 varieties of preservative-free pickles, 7 varieties of pickled beets; honey http://www.grampsgourmetfoods.com/Home_Page.html

-          Olive Tap, Long Grove, IL (new vendor); flavored oils, EVOO, several varieties and vintages of balsamic vinegars; http://www.theolivetap.com/

-          KAP Farms:  four varieties of watermelons, including yellow and seedless; new heirloom tomatoes, including Green Zebra, Peach, and a large beefsteak-type yellow tomato

-          Red Barn Farms: Swiss chard, kohlrabi, dill flower stalks for pickle-making, large tomato plants still available

-          K&K Farms: black raspberries, blueberries, cherries, peaches

-          Klug Orchards:  peaches,  Early Gold and Methly plums, Rainier and black cherries (end of the sweet cherry season)

-          Oosterhoff & Sons: first tuberoses of the year