Our Best Tips for Farmer’s Market Season

Our Best Tips for Farmer’s Market Season

Of course, you know that we love all things local, and you can’t get more local than shopping at the farmer’s market. What better way to get connected with your food than to purchase it right from the source? In our opinion, weekly trips to the farmer’s market are not to be squandered.

Here are ten suggestions for making the most out of your next visit to your regional farmer’s market.

Strawberry Linzertorte Cookies

Strawberry Linzertorte Cookies

These linzertorte cookies, especially in their original heart-shaped incarnation, are the perfect bake sale cookie. What makes the perfect bake sale cookie? Let’s not mince words: Looks matter. Of course, taste matters, too. But it’s a lot less likely that the 8-year-old coming out of the supermarket is going to insist that her parents buy a sandwich bag of lumpy, homely oatmeal cookies than a neatly wrapped cellophane package of crisp, jewel-like, enticingly heart-shaped biscuits. These cookies are not only beautiful, however, they’re also legitimately delicious.