Market Scene: the Best of Summer Produce at the Grand Army Plaza Greenmarket
In season now: Peaches, Plums, Raspberries, Blackberries, Tomatoes, Corn, Eggplant, Cucumbers, Summer Squash, Beets and more!
In season soon: More Root Vegetables, Cabbage, Winter Squash Hardy Greens
Is there a better time of year to be a Greenmarket shopper? Judging by the crowds at Grand Army Plaza last week, definitely not. People gathered up highly anticipated corn, ripe red tomatoes, and sweet stone fruits by the pound. Check out the slideshow above for a peek at these August wonders, and be sure to make some time for the market tomorrow to grab some up for yourself!
About the author: Lauren Rothman is a former Serious Eats intern, a freelance catering chef, and an obsessive chronicler of all things culinary. Try the original recipes on her blog, For the Love of Food, and follow her on Twitter @Lochina186.