□Another full EFFM this Sat., 11am-1pm... now with Maple Syrup!Come on down to the East Falls Farmers Market on Sat. April 9th from 11am-1pm at 4100 Ridge Ave under the Twin Bridges
Come down and celebrate spring with us at the East Falls Farmers' Market this Saturday (April 9th, 2022)! We're in the same place, under the Twin Bridges with its "winter hours" of 11am - 1pm. This weekend we'll have more than 20 vendors including our friends Piggyback Treats, hot food vendors Smokebreak BBQ, Sazon 2 Go, Angie's Vietnamese, and soups from Moishe's! This weekend we'll also be joined by a new monthly vendor--a Maple Syrup Farmer Spring Hill Farms!
As usual we request that if you are feeling sick, or like you are coming down with something, please stay home and ask a neighbor to do shopping or pickup for you. We will have hand sanitizer and/or anti-bacterial wipes available.
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Amira's Delights: Amira bakes products made with wholesome, minimally processed ingredients. Fruit and veg ingredients come from local farmers, and flour is milled in PA at Castle Valley Mill. Amira has a wide range of offerings, made fresh to order. Cookies, cakes, mini loafs, muffins, breakfast rolls, crumb cakes, cheesecakes, and more! Amira is now taking preorders for EFFM pickup at www.amirasdelites.com
Angie's Vietnamese Cuisine: Angie's Vietnamese Cuisine is proudly owned by Lynh Pham and lovingly named in honor of her best friend, Angely Cintron, who passed from cancer in 2018. Angie's is a mobile pop-up vendor that specializes in authentic Vietnamese and fusion cuisine and will be serving food this weekend!
Betty's Acres sells cheeses, yogurt, milk, and ice cream from happy goats. Betty's Acres has NEW goat milk/goat cheese ice cream in chocolate or vanilla! If you thought the other ice cream was good wait until you try this!! It is so creamy and delicious! Online orders are being taken now at Betty's Acres Square site. They also sell Guernsey cow milk — plain or chocolate. This milk is a golden color because the cow puts more beta carotene (found in carrots, which gives the milk a golden color) in the milk.
Brophy's Spring Hollow Farm is back this week with their humanely raised beef, chicken, pork, lamb and eggs. Requests for pre-orders are taken now and until Friday at 12pm for Saturday pickup at the Spring Hollow Farm square site.
COVID Cruiser: Join Justine Bacon and the COVID Cruiser during the market in January to learn more about the at-home, over-the-counter COVID test, QuickVue. Justine will have a hand sanitizing station set up for the market vendors and attendees as well as providing a mask to anyone who needs one.
Dusteno Glass is back this weekend! With 8 years of experience, Dustin creates pieces using both borosilicate and soft glass. He studied Scientific Glassblowing and Glass Art At Salem Community College and went on to work for Wheaton Arts Museum of American Glass History. Recently he's focused on soft glass products (cups, bowls, vases, glass pumpkins and other ornamental glass) and he’s excited to offer new seasonal items year round!
Everwild Farm is a small-scale farm founded on regenerative farming principles. They take immense pride in the effort they put into developing healthy soils and ecosystems that produce healthy plants and tasty vegetables. This week Everwild will continue to provide all your organically grown necessities - bringing the flavor back to your plates with their locally famous mesclun salad mix, a wide variety of micro greens & shoots, and carrots! 2022 CSA MEMBERSHIPS ARE NOW AVAILABLE! ONLY A FEW SPOTS LEFT! Be sure to check out their website about joining their take on their Community Supported Agriculture model that runs all year long. Come by to check out what sets their produce apart! If you’d like to preorder you can do so before 3pm on Friday using the link to their website: https://everwildfarm.com/pre-order/
Faiya is back this week offering their line of artisanal vegan hot sauces. Made with no sugar, additives, or preservatives. Helping the fight against food insecurity one bottle of hot sauce at a time!
Hank's Cinnamon Buns: Hank is bringing his scratch made cinnamon buns to the market this week. Inspired by a request for cinnamon buns from his fiancee, Hank spent weeks practicing and perfecting his cinnamon bun recipe before presenting them to her. When he finally presented her the finished product, she took one bite, closed her eyes, and shook her head in pure happiness and exclaimed, “You need to sell these! Everyone needs to know what heaven tastes like!”. So come get a bite of heaven this weekend!
Note: McCann's Farm will be taking a break this spring. They'll be back for the start of the regular farmers' market season in May, 2022!
McMushroom's Farm: Zach will be back this weekend with his home grown lion's mane mushrooms!
Moishe’s PicklesThis week Jack's Hot and Spicy Pickles are back. They'll also have "kicked up" chunky Pineapple and Mango, and all the fan favorites including his Grandma Rose's Soup. This week they will have Five Bean Soup. Lots of beans, and all of their products are vegetarian. Please note that Moishe's won't be at the EFFM for Passover (next weekend) so be sure to stock up this weekend!
Nilaa Coffee: (pronounced 'nee-lah') Coffee is a Philadelphia-based specialty coffee roastery specializing in the best coffees from Southeast Asia and beyond. Matt buys most of the coffees directly from the source (farmers and producers) to ensure a more fair, responsible and sustainable coffee supply chain, and then roasts them weekly so they are as fresh as possible .... all of this to create a strong connection with our coffee and our community. Pay a visit to Nilaa Coffee at the farmers market and you can find fresh-roasted beans!
Piggyback Treats: Sustainably crafted goodies for pets! Piggyback will have their Piggyback Boxes along with Marrow Bones, plus NEW Bulk Boxes of Bier Bones and Jerkys! Customers are welcome to shop in advance for exactly what they need and they'll bring it to the market for them. Choose "local pickup" when shopping at the online store for EFFM pickup: https://www.piggybacktreats.com/shop
Rowhouse Spirits: Dean Browne is back at the EFFM this weekend with his locally produced spirits!
Sazon 2 Go: "Enjoy our amazing treats inspired by Venezuelan culinary traditions. Our homemade empanadas are made mostly from fresh, local ingredients. We also sell fresh local fruit juices. Our chocolate is fair trade Organic Direct Trade bean to bar."
Shagannan Shenanigans: Shannon will be at the market with an assortment of hand crafted goodies. She has crocheted dolls, painted glassware, earrings, you never know what you'll find!
SCB Naturals: Lakisha is back this Saturday with her vegan, organic, and eco friendly beauty products. Buy on Saturday or preorder via the SCB Website. She will be debuting her Spring Soaps this week!
S+H Candles: Hector is back this weekend with his hand-poured clean burning soy wax candles! Shop online at shcandles.com for EFFM pickup or shop on Saturday down at the market.
SmokeBreakBBQ: You've missed barbecue at the market, well its back, baby! (or is it baby back?)
Spring Hill Farms has been producing high quality Maple Syrup since 1995. They also sell Jacobs Sheep Yarn, as well as fresh blueberries during their short season. Their farm is located in Northeast PA, and they have deep family connections to Philadelphia, including the nearby Germantown, and Wynnfield Heights neighborhoods. Spring Hill will be down once a month to the EFFM, so stock up on your syrupy needs this weekend!
Twisted Gingers: Twisted Gingers Brewing Company is a neighborhood taproom and Artisan Pizza Kitchen powered by passion for doing great things in life and taking a moment to celebrate them with great beer. Their 101 year old taproom is nestled in the hills of Roxborough halfway between Ridge Pike and Main Street Manayunk. Progressing the 1918 tavern legacy, the purpose is simple: Offer a fun craft beer experience with the freshest beer straight from the tanks. Working toward offering 8 beer recipes brewed onsite, local wines and ciders.
Ursa Bakery will be at the market with artisan breads from flour grown and milled in PA. Preorders (made before 8am Friday) are highly recommended to ensure you get your bread via Ursa Bakery's website. Congratulations on being named BEST BREAD in Pennsylvania by Food & Wine Magazine!
The East Falls Farmers' Market is Saturday, April 9th!