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It’s Mango Season

18:50 31 May in GreenMarket by Rob Massi

Florida’s mango season lasts from May through October, depending on the variety, but summer is generally thought of as “peak” mango season. Mangos are a highly desired Florida fruit and those who are fortunate to have their own trees will discuss fruit yields and taste for...

Another Great GreenMarket Season

19:01 17 May in GreenMarket by Rob Massi

Some Highlights of the 22nd Season Thirty plus weeks of Farm Fresh Goodness! Chef Showcase (cooking demos) Bike Valet was back 18th Annual Easter Bonnet Pet Parade Children's Music Circle Old School Square Children's Craft Boot Weekly live Entertainment Dog Adoptions           ...

Terrific Tumeric!

16:44 08 March in GreenMarket by Rob Massi

The amazing health benefits of turmeric include its ability to reduce inflammation, heal wounds, improve skin health, and  protect cognitive abilities. Turmeric also helps eliminate depression, alleviate pain, slow the aging process, protect the digestive tract, and prevent cancer. Closely related to the other members of the ginger family. The herb itself is derived...

Chef Aurora Garcia

20:15 08 February in GreenMarket by Rob Massi

Our featured chef this week for the GreenMarket Chef Showcase is Aurora Garcia. Aurora first learned to cook watching her grandmother, Amparo Martinez Martinez, make tortillas, mole, and chocolate in Tehuitzingo, a small town in southern Mexico. In 2003, Aurora earned a diploma in Culinary...

Chef Showcase: Rich Achaia

18:59 25 January in GreenMarket by Rob Massi

We sat down with Chef Rich Achaia from Pineapple Grove's newest restaurant Avant. Rich will be featured at the GreenMarket's Chef Showcase this Saturday.    What's your favorite type of cuisine? Shellfish, specifically crab What is your guilty pleasure food? Chicken wings What's your favorite drink? Coffee and espresso In your opinion, what...