Salted Watermelon Salad with Forbidden Rice

Recipe by Liz Crawshaw Demonstrated at the Decatur Farmers Market on August 5th, 2017.  Black rice, also called forbidden rice, has a long history. It was first grown in ancient China as a tribute to the emperor. It gained… Read More

Recipe: Watermelon Con Chile

Recipe by Paola Villafane.  Demonstrated at the Decatur Farmers Market on Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017.  Ingredients: One large watermelon-Mealor Family Gardens Sourwood honey-Bee Wild One lime (can substitute lemon or use one half of a lemon and one… Read More

Outreach Spotlight: Cooking with City of Decatur

The Decatur Farmers Market team taught their second cooking class to City of Decatur employees as part of an ongoing partnership between the City of Decatur and the market to promote healthy living to the city staff. This… Read More

Recipe: Back to School – Ravioli Skewers

Back to School – Ravioli Skewers Recipe by Andrea Blanton Demonstrated at Grant Park Farmers Market on July 30, 2017 Ingredients 1 package ravioli – Antonio’s Fresh Pasta (Arugula Ravioli) 1 bunch sweet potato greens – Mayflor Farms… Read More

Recipe: Mercado Flat Bread

Roasted Sweet Peppers with Halloumi Cheese & Crispy Thai Basil Recipe by John Castellucci of Bar Mercado Demonstrated at Ponce City Farmers Market on July 1, 2017 Ingredients Coca Flatbread: 300 g all purpose flour 1 teaspoon sea… Read More


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