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January 19, 2021

Farmers Market Treats for Valentine's Day

 

This Valentine’s Day, indulge your loved ones and yourself with locally grown flowers and handcrafted treats from CUESA’s Ferry Plaza Farmers Market on Saturdays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays. Give back and spread the love of your local food community with these farm-fresh and handcrafted gifts.

At the Saturday Ferry Plaza Farmers Market, satisfy that sweet tooth with seasonal cookies and cakes from Batter Bakery, artfully crafted cheesecake from Crumble and Whisk, and scrumptious handmade pies from Delightful Foods and Three Babes Bakeshop. Read more about at Crumble & Whisk’s Valentine’s Day specials, including a Heart Throb Cheesecake Box and Heart-Shaped Cake. Ferry Plaza, Saturdays.

Roses are red…but out of season, and often not grown locally and sustainably. Instead, choose beautiful freshly cut tulips, ranunculi, anemones, flowering branches, and other local, seasonal, and sustainably grown flowers from Cypress Flower FarmDevoto GardensMcGinnis Ranch, and Four Sisters Farm at the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market. Find out why locally grown flowers are a cut above the restFerry Plaza, Saturdays.

East Bay-based chocolate maker Bisou Chocolate coaxes intriguing flavors from high-quality cocoa beans to make flavorful bars, truffles, and more, while paying a high premium to cocoa farmers. Ferry Plaza, Saturdays.

Honey for your honey? Show some love for local bees and beekeepers, too, by visiting from Marshall’s Farm Natural Honey and City BeesFerry Plaza, Saturdays.

Pamper them with lavender sachets, massage balms, scrubs, and others lovingly made bath products from Eatwell FarmFerry Plaza, Saturdays.

At the Ferry Plaza, slurp some fresh Hog Island oysters and a dash of hot sauce from Tierra Vegetables and Happy Quail Farms, for that added spice. Ferry Plaza, Saturdays.

And for breakfast in bed, pick up freshly squeezed orange juice and pasture-raised eggs from our local farmers. Check out our recipe archives for farm-fresh brunch ideas.

And don’t forget: the farmers market is for lovers, so put yourself in the mood with these sweet tales of farmers market romance!

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