Sweetwater What’s New at the Market Saturday January 25th

Sweetwater Local Foods Market
Saturday, January 25th, 2019
9:00am to 12:00 noon
Mercy Health Lakes Village
6401 Harvey St. at US31/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 be at market, and will have along the following heirloom, certified organic beans:
Arikara Yellow — Intense flavor, hold shape swell, baked beans or soup
Bean Medley – Random mixture of our beans, good for soup
Black Turtle – Common black bean, great in Mexican dishes (not an heirloom)
Fort Portal Jade — Firm bean that holds up to cooking, pleasant, earthy flavor
Hutterite Soup — Comfort food, cook fast, creamy soup, baby food
Lina Cisco — Creamy smooth texture, nutty, sweet flavor, thin skin, soups or chili
Marrow — Creamy bean with a slight taste of bacon, good in soups and baked beans
Painted Lady – Slightly sweet bean, smooth, creamy texture, good all-purpose bean
Painted Pony — Rich and nutty flavor, keeps coloring during cooking
Yellow Indian Woman — Mild, creamy tasting, sturdy, salads or chili
Zebra  – Smooth, creamy texture, full-bodied flavor, good all-purpose bean
I will have corn meal and grits/polenta along to market, as well as our dryer balls, mittens and wool socks. Some of the socks are discontinued and on sale. I will take a few lamb bratwurst along—shop early for those. Please let me know if you have special requests—I’m NOT planning on taking along wool roving or yarn, or felting kits—but I could if you let me know ahead of time.

Earthscape Farm of Hesperia 
*We accept debit & credit cards.
~~ We will have some vegetables!   Red and Yellow Onions, Squash!
We have 2 quarters of beef remaining for sale.  They are cut, wrapped and frozen and are $686 each, including delivery to Sweetwater Market! The next beef quarters will be available in February or March.
Grilling Steaks ~  New York Strip, Rib Steaks, Ribeye, TBones, Porterhouse, Sirloin, plus Kabob beef for the grill!
Cubed Steak – great for a quick supper!
Braising Beef ~ Stew Meat,  Round Steaks.
Roasts ~ Chuck, Rolled Rump Roast, English and Arm Roasts.
Ground Sirloin
Short Ribs
Lean Ground Beef – 1/2 lb, 1 lb packages, and  1/4 lb patties!
Beef Liver, Heart and Tongue
Patrice and Bill Bobier
4220 E. Loop Rd.
Hesperia, MI  49421
email earthscapefarm@gmail.com

Little Farm in the Big Woods of Whitehall
We will be at market this Saturday with eggs from our organically fed chickens.  We soak their feed for optimal digestibility and nutrition. They also get scraps from our kitchen. We may have a very limited number of duck eggs as well.
We look forward to seeing everyone again!
Matthew and Emily Near

Pine Row Farm of Rothbury
Hello everyone,
This weekend we’ll be bringing a nice selection of 100% grass fed beef, including:
Ground beef
Stew meat
A variety of steaks
Soup bones
Short ribs
We sell by halves and quarters. Please ask us for details.
Preorder special this week is our souper popular soup bone sale, half off! Please place orders for soup bones and other items by 9:00 pm.
We’ll have a few dozen chicken eggs. Our poultry is free range and has certified organic feed available.
We’ll also bring a nice selection of honey.
Bill will be at market this week so I can watch Zek and Abi play in their basketball tournaments. Hope you all have a great weekend. Thanks,

Liberty Family Farm & Bakery
Grass Fed Lamb 
Stew Meat
Garlic Basil Sausage
Pastured Chicken
Broth Packs
Turkey Sausage
Pastured Pork 
Hocks nitrate Free
Fresh Eggs!!
Micro greens!
Morning Glory Muffins
Apple Cheddar Scones
Breakfast Cookies

Scholl Farm of Montague
Our offerings for this coming Saturday market day:
Eggs. Hens dine on bugs & other goodies when outside, certified organic chicken feed from Grices when weather brings them inside.

Funny Farm of Grant
*We accept credit/debit cards!
Hi everyone! I’m happy to be back at the market! This week I have a new batch of elderberry jelly plus blueberry and kiwi jelly, all low sugar and all from our farm. I’ll bring the cat toys, aprons and Jim made some new cutting boards and spatulas. Himalayan salt, too. See you Saturday!

Three Speed Coffee of Grand Haven
*We accept credit & debit cards!
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.
Coffee & Sizes
We now have 8oz & 14 oz bags of whole bean & 8 oz. ground coffee.
Our regular line-up:
Peru Lima
Mocha Java Blend
By the Cup:
Immersion drip coffee by the cup, one selected roast. $4
Sumatra, Peru, Mocha Java available by the cup $3
Try a free sample before you decide!
Chad & Lori

Bodhi Tree Juice Co
We’ll be at market with our fresh pressed juices, shots and more!

NOVA Bakery of Muskegon
Come get your sweet fix from NOVA!  I am now using no Gluten in any of my products-my commitment to you in 2020!
-buckwheat bars
-buttercrunch toffee
-brown butter toffee chip cookies
-magic chocolate powder (makes the BEST hot chocolate!)
-espresso marshmallows
-solid 72% chocolate bars
-mini-bars: popped sorghum and granola (2 bite chocolate fix)
-assorted chocolate bars (vegan and dairy-free options available)
-granola (sweetened only with honey or maple syrup)
-plum pate de fruit (local fruit gummy)
I will be coming to the market every other week for now. Plan on coming for your Valentines chocolates and treats February 8th!
Please feel free to contact me with any questions. 614-216-2546
Addy Kinziger, your thoughtful pastry chef

J&J Tortilla of Hopkins

Our tortillas are fresh, baked throughout the week, with Certified Organic grains, sourced locally, no preservatives of any kind. They will last at max a few days outside of refrigeration and will keep up to 4 weeks if kept cold, even longer if frozen. Our sunflower oil comes from Grand Traverse Culinary Oils and is cold-pressed and non-gmo. Saturday we’re back with a fresh new batch of Spelt, Kamut, Tomato Basil, Spinach Garlic, Whole Wheat, Large Whole Wheat & White tortillas.

Laughing Tree Bakery of Hart
Greetings from Laughing Tree Bakery!
Cheddar Peppercorn $8.00
Cobmoosa Onion Rye $7.00
OCEANA ROLLS: A lovely 3 oz. Rustic Italian roll. $1.00 each
(Oceana Round is the only non-sourdough bread we make.)
*All the grains and flours we use are certified ORGANIC.
Deep Mud Brownies $3.50 each
Morning Buns $3.50 each
COOKIES: $3.00 each.
Pecan Maple Oaties
Hilltoppers (Not available 1/25)
SCONES: $3.00 each
Truly Ginger Scones
Michigan Cherry Scones
Blueberry Scones
Cranberry Orange Scone
Lovely Lemon Scones
Hilde and Charlie Muller
Laughing Tree Brick Oven Bakery

Sweetwater Curated Local Foods
*We accept credit/debit!
All produce from Certified Organic Michigan farms.
Second Spring Farm of Cedar
New! RUTABEGA! You asked for it, it’s here!
Butternut Squash
Sweet Potatoes, Red & Yellow Shallots, Orange & Rainbow Carrots
Stutzman Family Farm of Blanchard
Yellow Onions, Green Cabbage, Red beets, German Butterball Potatoes
Naturally Nutty Nut Butters of Traverse City
Almond Butter
Mycopia Mushrooms of Scottville
Certified Organic Chefs Mix Mushrooms featuring Trumpet Royale, Brown Clamshell, Forest Nameko, Maitake Frondosas and Velvet Pioppini
The Brinery of Ann Arbor
We source from organic farms.
Heart Beet Kvass
Sea Stag
Cloud Zapper
Oh Gee Kim Chi

Returning soon: Mund Farm. We are attending a conference, see you all next week.

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