Fill your shopping cart by Wednesday October 29th at 8pm to pick up your order Monday, November 3rd between 3:30 and 7pm at First United Church
Our next pick up will be on Monday November 17th - Order enough for 2 weeks!
Taco Farm Tortillas now bigger!
My kids like quesadillas, and they are often a quick lunch here, but the corn tortillas from Taco Farm are all grown up now... Available in the classic mini size and now as a large tortillas as well! Corn tortillas have a great flavour and crunch when toasted! Aura sent me this mouthwatering photo of her dinner - Taco FarmLarge Corn Tortillas filled with chicken, cheddar, Guns HillGouda and fire roasted peppers.
Hewitt and Harmony Dairy items are back!
We missed them on the first monday pickup, but you shouldn't miss these dairy products next pickup. We love all the available cheeses, the milk, the special goat products including the ice cream!
Friday night Pizza!
In the cooler weather my family celebrates Friday night pizza and movie night. We love the mozzarella balls from Local Dairy, make sauce from the Ontario NaturalTomatoes in cans and what could be easier than frozen pizza dough from Golden Hearth - available in white, whole wheat and spelt! Start your own food tradition!
Bauman Apiaries baking is back! They have crackers, cookies, energy bars and more.
Stock up on squash! Varieties available will decrease as the season continues. Store yours for use all winter!
Torta and Black Sheep are back from Monforte.
Organic Dried Beans from Lena Horst are available in limited supply
Organic Frozen Fruit(Gooseberries, Black Currants and Raspberries) from Brenda Knechtel
Celeriac from Sam Bowman may be ugly, but it's great in soups and even better sliced very thin and fried like potato chips!
Have you tried Hardy Kiwi From Warner's? They are my favourite fall fruit! - Blog Post here
Stock up on:
Maple Syrup to drizzle on yogurt or pancakes
Popping cornfor curling up with a book or watching a movie
Chocolate for that pick me up
Garden Party CSA at Bailey's!
Join Garden Party's CSA for fall (Nov-Dec) and pick-up your 'share' at Bailey's Local Foods! Garden Party's CSA runs year round, and includes all organic vegetables, fruits, preserves and some prepared items. See the details here. Register this week – spots are limited. All Garden Party CSA members receive a complimentary Bailey's membership - so starting November 3 you can pick up a CSA share along with all your other Bailey's shopping.
Niagara fruit including lots of pears and seeded grapes from Warner's Farm:
**Fresh pressed Apple-Pear Cider is back in 1L and 4 L sizes!
Concord - Great as table grapes, wine grapes and juice grapes. They are often used to make grape jelly, grape juice and candy
Fredonia Blue - Very large deep purple grape with a thick skin, has seeds.
NY Muscat - A dark purple grape with seeds. This grape has great flavour.
Vineland Red - A large bunched grape with seeds. mild muscat - crunchy like California grapes
Vineland White - A small berry seeded sweet without a distinct flavour
White Niagara - generous clusters of flavorful fruit, plus they are known for their pleasant aroma.
Pears: Should be stored in the fridge!
Bartlett - Light-green to completely yellow in colour. These are the juiciest pears for fresh eating. You can cook them to make pear sauce or pear butter.
Bosc - Great for poaching! A high quality, flavourful, dessert winter pear with excellent keeping quality.
D'Anjou - This pear has a pale green skin that doesn't change colour as the pear ripens.
Plums: Once they are ripe, keep them in the fridge or freeze!
NY 9 (Blue) - Green flesh and purple skin (covered with waxy bloom). It has a mild taste and is rather sweet. Great for processing. When the flesh starts changing from green to amber, it is good to eat also.
Italian (Prune) - Super tasty and great for drying, canning, baking and eating
German (Prune) - Smaller but sweeter than Italian Prunes!
What is the Avocado Project?
We are building a retail co-op to make living more sustainably simpler by offering the most user friendly and sustainable household products available.
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