This week at Thompson Square Farmer's Market, what should have been slim pickings was in greater abundance than ever.
We arrived at 6 pm, expecting picked-over stone fruit and corn with ripped husks, only to find baskets filled to the brim of summer bounty at peak.
Evolutionary Organics of New Paltz, NY:
Tomato Highlights: German Pink Heirlooms, Boxcar Willy, Black Pimm
Heirlooms, and Annais Noire, a new green variety that gain pinkish
stripes when ripe. All $3.50/lb. Peppery Mustard Greens, especially tasty in chiffonade form as a salad enhancer ($3/ 1/4 lb), mild and sweet lemon
cucumbers ($2/lb), and thicker skinned white cucumbers ($2/lb).