Archive for April, 2015

Lemon Poppy Seed Dressing

For a versatile dressing on spring salads, fresh broccoli florets or lightly steamed spring veggies, Alicia Ross of Kitchen Scoop says this is unbeatable. It’s simple to make and delicious to sample along the way! As seen in the Dallas Morning News.

½ cup honey ¼ cup fresh lemon juice 1 teaspoon onion powder ½ teaspoon salt ½ teaspoon dry mustard 2/3 cup vegetable oil 1 teaspoon poppy seeds

To read recipe instructions on the Dallas Morning News website,...   | Read More

Cinco de Mayo

Jump start preparations for next Tuesday’s Cinco de Mayo celebration by shopping at this Saturday’s Coppell Farmers Market. Several vendors bring special offerings perfect for your Mexican fiesta table.

Fresh salsa and those crispy thin tortilla chips from Two Chefs will get the party started. For entrée choices, check out the cheese and jalapeno tamales, the flavor of the week at The Tamale Company or any of their other favorite offerings. Meats, tortillas, cheese, salsa, and...   | Read More

What’s Fresh, May 2

This week look for artichokes, arugula, basil, beets, bok choy, broccoli, carrots, chard, cilantro, collards, dandelion greens, green onions, fennel, herbs, kale, kohlrabi, leeks, lettuces, mint, mizuna, mustard greens, parsnips, radishes, salad mixes, sorrel, spinach, sweet potatoes, turnips, watercress, and more.  Also find greenhouse raised cucumbers, snap peas, green beans, several tomato varieties, yellow and zucchini squash, and strawberries.

Dairy products have expanded:...   | Read More

Why Support Local Agriculture

The mission statement of the Coppell Farmers Market states: To form a relationship with local growers/producers in order to provide fresh, seasonal produce and agricultural products for our community while fostering a sense of place in Old Town Coppell.

To this end, the members of the Farmers Market Committee, in soliciting vendors for the market, strive to bring the community a variety of locally grown produce and other locally produced items. In past...   | Read More

What’s Fresh, April 25

Green is the overriding color of the market, with bright additions of red and white. Find fresh artichokes, arugula, basil, beets, broccoli, carrots, chard, garlic chives, bok choy, red choy, cilantro, collards, pickling cucumbers, dandelion greens, early onions, fennel, green beans, herbs, kale, kohlrabi, leeks, lettuces, mint, mushrooms, mustard greens, parsnips, radishes, salad mixes, sorrel, spinach, early squash, strawberries, sweet potatoes, turnips, watercress, and more.

Also...   | Read More

Farm to Table Dinner, May 31

SOLD OUT!!

Tickets to the Fifth Annual Farm to Table Dinner go on sale this Saturday morning at 8:00 a.m. at the Coppell Farmers Market. Look for the special area setup for ticket sales. Tickets are $100 each and can only be purchased with cash or check. There is a 4 ticket maximum per person. Make sure to arrive early, as tickets sold out in just 2 hours last year.

This unique Coppell experience is known for “honoring the face and taste of local food.” The highly...   | Read More

What’s Fresh, April 18

Meats are a year ‘round product, so look for pastured beef, pork, and chicken raised on a natural diet. Many vendors bring eggs from free range chickens. Captain George is back bringing his Gulf seafood again.

This week you might find artichokes, arugula, basil, beets, carrots, chard, garlic chives, bok choy, red choi, cilantro, collards, pickling cucumbers, dandelion greens, early onions, fennel, herbs, kale, kohlrabi, leeks, lettuces, mint, mushrooms, mustard greens, parsnips, pea...   | Read More

Easy Asian Lettuce Wrap

Asian Lettuce Wraps

This lettuce wrap is another way to use several seasonal farmers market ingredients.

Ingredients: 1 c. teriyaki sauce (we like to use Mr. Yoshidas original) ⅓ c. sweet chili sauce (we use Mae Ploy brand) ¼ c. soy sauce 1 Tbsp. fresh ginger (finely minced or grated) red pepper flakes, to taste 1½ Lbs. boneless, skinless chicken breast, diced into small pieces 2 Tbsp oil salt and pepper, to taste 2 Tbsp. oil ½ c. sliced green onion 2 cloves garlic,...   | Read More

What’s Fresh, April 11

Let’s talk about what’s fresh this week.  Lettuces rule! But also find arugula, beets, Brussels sprouts, carrots, chard, cilantro, collards, dandelion greens, green onions, herbs, kale, kohlrabi, leeks, mint, mushrooms, mustard greens, pea tendrils, radishes, salad mixes, spinach, sprouts, strawberries, sweet potatoes, turnips, wheatgrass and more. Because Keith Copp has built greenhouses, he is bringing some produce, like zucchini, that is typically not available until warmer...   | Read More

Chef Demo, April 11

Chef Hugh Stewart

The fifth season of free Market to Kitchen demonstrations begins a week from now, Saturday, April 11 at 10:00 a.m. More commonly known as Chef Demos, local chefs bring their expertise to Coppell FM customers with a live demonstration of culinary techniques showcasing seasonal CFM offerings.

Kicking off the 2015 free series and returning for the third time is the popular and informative Chef Hugh Stewart, the Sous Chef at Chamberlain’s Fish Market...   | Read More

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