Sweetwater What’s New at the Market Saturday Dec 22

Sweetwater Local Foods Market
Saturday, December 22nd 2018
9:00am to 12:00 noon
Mercy Health Lakes Campus
On 6401 Harvey St. at US31/Pontaluna Rd. Exit. 1st Bldg North of Pontaluna Rd.
Vendors with * Accept Credit & Debit Cards
Attending this week’s market: 

Shady Side Farm of Holland
*We accept debit/credit cards!
This Saturday I will have along the following heirloom, certified organic beans:
Arikara Yellow – Intense flavor, hold shape well, baked beans, soups
Bean Medley – Random mixture of our beans, good for soup
Black Calypso – Slight potato flavor, crumbly texture, good for soups & salads
Black Turtle – Common black bean, great in Mexican dishes (not an heirloom)
Dapple Grey – Hold shape well, meaty texture, deep flavor, great for soup
Hidatsa Red  – Slight nutty taste, good for soup/chili or red beans & rice
Hutterite Soup  – Comfort food, cook fast, creamy soup, baby food
Jacob’s Cattle  – Big & meaty, taste like potatoes, traditional baked beans, chili (nearly gone!)
Painted Lady – Slightly sweet bean, smooth, creamy texture, good all-purpose bean
Pinto – Earthy flavor, great in Mexican cooking, fall apart under long cooking (not an heirloom)
Spanish Tolosana – Rich & creamy, hold shape well, good for chili, bean salads
Tiger Eye  – Creamy smooth texture, rich flavor, tender skin, good all-purpose bean
Valentine  – An upgrade from kidney beans, great for salads, soups & dips
Yellow Indian Woman  – Mild, creamy tasting, sturdy, salads or chili
Zebra  – Smooth, creamy texture, full-bodied flavor, good all-purpose bean
Please email me ahead of time if you need bulk amounts of any of these (2# or 5#).
I will be bringing along Mike’s hand-cranked wool socks and some mill-made wool socks, all from our sheeps’ wool. I will also have a few warm-weather goodies along (mittens, hats, and scarves) for you to enjoy yourself or gift to others.
We have grass-fed, no-medication lamb available by the half or the whole. Email me for more information.
Shady Side Farm

Mund Farm of Rothbury
I will have the Enterprise Apple variety available this Saturday, Dec 22nd
Certified Organic from Country Mill Farm of Charlotte
Quantities Available:
Quarts (2 1/2 lbs.) @ $4 ea; 1 peck @ $15 ea (5 qts)
1/2 bu. @ $22 (22 lbs.); (Available at market &a; order)
1 bu. @ $27 (44 lbs.); (Available at market &; orders)
Taking orders for ½ bu @ $22 &; whole bushel @ $27 (min ½ Bu), for pickup at the
market. Please email me at grmund@aol.com . Please bring your container(s) for
large quantities
 A McIntosh – Golden Delicious – Rome cross apple
 Long shelf life
 Best for eating and cooking
 Late season apple that stores well

Grandsons Gardens of West Olive
This Saturday we will be at the market with:
Spaghetti Squash
Potatoes (Fingerling, Reds, Blues, Whites)
Butternut Squash
Pie Pumpkins
Liam will also be bringing his Knitted hats, Scarves, and Scrubbies

Liberty Family Farm of Hart
*We accept credit/debit cards!
New! Maple Sage  Breakfast Turkey Sausage
New! Garlic Basil Turkey Sausage
Turkey Drumsticks
Turkey Wings
Turkey Giblets
Whole Chickens
Boneless Skinless Breasts
Grass Fed Lamb 
Pork Chops
Loin Roasts
Maple Sage Breakfast Sausage
Bacon End Pieces
Micro greens 
Mild Mix
Fresh Eggs!
Bakery Offerings 
New! Large Spinach and Cheddar Quiche GF and Regular
New! Apple Pies GF and Regular
New! Apple Cranberry Pie GF and Regular
New! Maple Walnut Pie GF and Regular
Gingerbread Cookies
Breakfast Cookies
New! Christmas Breakfast Cookies
New! Scottish Shortbread
Needle Felted Santa Ornaments
See you at the Market!!

Funny Farm of Grant
Will be returning this week with:
Elderberry, Kiwi and Crabapple Jelly, all made from fruits on our farm.
Various baked goods.
My Christmas earrings, wine glass charms, necklace sets.
Jim’s beautiful cutting boards and other items from his woodshop.

Pine Row Farm of Rothbury
This week we’ll be bringing 100% grass fed beef:
Hot dogs
Snack sticks
Burger patties
Ground sirloin
Stew meat
We sell by halves and quarters, please see us for details.
We’ll have a nice selection of honey along.
See you Saturday!
Bill and Sarah

Earthscape Farm of Hesperia
*We accept debit & credit cards!  We also appreciate advance orders!
Veggies this week: Onions and Celeriac!
We have 2 quarters  of beef available, and won’t have more until February.  They range in price from $616 to $636, cut, wrapped and frozen, picked up at the Farm!  We could also deliver to Sweetwater Market on Saturday for an extra $10.
We have a limited array of cuts available to purchase by the package and pound at Market or Farm!
Grilling Steaks ~ Tenderloin, New York Strip,  Porterhouse, T-bone, RibEye
Sirloin, Skirt Steak, Cubed Steak, Hanger
Braising Beef ~ Stew Meat, Kabob beef, Round Steaks;
Roasts ~ Chuck, Rolled Rump Roast, English and Arm Roasts
Lean Ground Beef – 1/2 lb and 1 lb packages. WE HAVE BEEF PATTIES BACK IN STOCK!
Patrice and Bill Bobier
4220 E. Loop Rd.
Hesperia, MI  49421
email earthscapefarm@gmail.com

Farmer Dave’s Produce of Hesperia
*We accept debit/credit cards!
We will have large, red, fresh tomatoes for Saturday!
Dave and Candy Gould

Scholl Farm of Montague
We will have eggs from our pampered & organically fed flock,
Along with multiple varieties of potatoes & winter squash.

Laughing Tree Bakery of Hart
Please note: We will not be at market on December 29th, thanks!
Greetings from Laughing Tree Bakery!
PANETTONE will be available again this Saturday! This lovely Italian Christmas bread is
made with rum-soaked dried fruits, toasted almonds, Boyajian citrus oils, organic eggs and
butter. $15 each.
Chocolate Cherry Bread $10
Cheddar Peppercorn $8.00
Cobmoosa Onion Rye $7.00
Cranberry Orange Almond $8.75
*All the grains and flours we use are certified ORGANIC.
Morning Buns $3.50 each
Deep Mud Brownies $3.50 each
COOKIES: $3.00 each.
Pecan Maple Oaties
Gingerbread Children $2 each or 5 for $9
Whangdang Delights $2 each or 5 for $9
SCONES: $3.00 each
Truly Ginger Scones
Michigan Cherry Scones
Blueberry Scones
Cranberry Orange Scones
Lovely Lemon Scones
Hilde and Charlie Muller
Laughing Tree Brick Oven Bakery
231-873- 9820

J&J Tortilla of Hopkins
We are planning to be back at market on Saturday with:
Our fresh organic tortillas made with only simple ingredients. Our tortilla varieties include: Spelt, Kamut, Spinach Garlic, Tomato Basil, Whole Wheat and White.
Organic Frozen Bean and Rice Burritos
Organic Taco Seasoning
Michigan Cold- pressed Sunflower Oil
Looking forward to seeing you Saturday!
– Jason & Jaclyn
J&J Tortilla Co.

NOVA Bakery of Muskegon
*We accept PayPal & Venmo!
NOVA Super.Natural.Bakery returns!
For Saturday’s market we will have:
Build Your Own Chocolate Box!  I will have several flavor and decor choices, all GF, many dairy free/vegan!
Star Wars Chocolates!  Solid 70% dark chocolate.  Great stocking stuffers!!
Pate de fruit!  Peach Strawberry and Plum gummies-REAL LOCAL fruit, GF and vegan!
Spoonable chocolate!  Dark Chocolate Caramel ganache
Chocolate Bars!  Mint meltaway, solid 70%, PB crunch and dark chocolate truffle!
These delectable goodies make Great stocking stuffers and party gifts!
Adriene, RD, Pastry Chef @ NOVA Super.Natural.Bakery

Three Speed Coffee of Grand Haven
*We accept credit & debit cards!
Coffees & Sizes
All Three Speeds coffee is roasted by sight, smell & sound based on a roast profile developed by Chad. All coffee is small batch, no automation. We invite all to sample what time and attention taste like in a cup.
We now have 8oz & 14oz bags of whole bean & 8 oz. ground coffee in the following:
Rwanda Coopac
Mocha Java Blend
We have all 3 roasts available for sale by the cup, or try a sample first!
For a really special brew, we’ll make you an Immersion Drip Coffee by the cup in your choice of roast.
Chad & Lori

Bodhi Tree Market of Spring Lake
*We accept credit & debit cards!
Get ready for the cold season with our wellness and immunity shots!
This week we wil be bringing our cold pressed juices, nut mylks and Switchel as well as our Energy Bites.
See you Saturday!
Instagram: @ bodhitreejuiceco
FB: @bodhitreejuiceco

Never Better Naturals of Twin Lake
*We accept credit & debit cards!
**GIFT CERTIFICATES AND GIFT BOXES made from Recycled Materials!!**
Great Stocking Stuffers like:
…And also:
7 Herb Healing Balm (Eczema, rashes, bruises, cuts, super dry skin, etc)
Pain Banish Rub
Sinus Rescue Sticks
Scar Abate Salve
Turn Back Time Facial Serum
Cell Renewing Facial Cream
Herbal & Oil Face Wash
Herbal Tooth Scrub
Natural Deodorant
Botanical Sanitizing Spray
Laundry Wash
Foaming Hand Soaps
Baby Bottom Balm (diaper or adult hemorrhoids)
Baby Body Butter and more!
Everything is original & handmade with love, made with ingrediants that are local as much as possible and certified Organic, and with knowledge gained from almost 20 years as a licensed skin care specialist.
Can’t wait to see you at market & have a very blessed Holiday if we don’t happen to meet up,

Otherworldly Botanicals of Grand Haven 
*We accept credit & debit cards!
Herbalist Cody Westendorf will be at market Saturday with seasonal goodies as well as the usual favorites! Choose from teas, vinegars, honeys, herbal extracts and completely toxin free body care products.
Check out my Etsy at https://www.etsy.com/shop/OtherworldlyBotanica
Or email me at otherworldlybotanicals@gmail.com for pickup between markets.

Market Info Booth
Little Red Organic Farm of Freesoil
We arranged to have some of Little Reds winter veggies for this last market before Christmas! Stop by the market booth for Parsnips, Beets, Carrots & Cabbage! This will probably be the only market for LRO veggies so come grab some!

Market Quiz! Be one of first 10 customers to bring us the right answers and win $5 in market bucks!
Name the vendor & product:
1.This product takes deep mental involvement to produce.
2.You say BOGO, she says BYOCB.
3. Oops! The cook was not paying attention and had to be saved by the little kitchen boy who shared his with the guests. Lucky kid got the stuff named after him.