04/24/12

To Market! To Market!

My good friend, hautemealer, and foodie extraordinaire, Di Anderson, is small market/local market guru (some might say it’s an obsession, but not me – I want  her to keep writing for us…) Just yesterday she was taunting me with fresh, locally grown asparagus from her neighborhood produce stand…and, yes, I’m going to have to go get some!

So, here’s an article that Di was kind enough to put together especially for hautemealz.com, on making the most of your local Saturday Markets…

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03/1/12

Great Produce Deals for March

Here at hautemealz.com, one of the things we like to do is to keep an eye on “seasonal deals”, and give you a heads up on what grocery items you’re going to find the best deals on, month to month.

Here are some fresh fruits and veggies that should be a better-than-average deal for March. We’ll be using a lot of these in your upcoming hautemealz.com menus, but if we hit a veggie that isn’t on your favorites list, these are some great alternatives to keep an eye out for, too!

BTW – I did some shopping last night, at one of those not-the-best-deals-in-town grocery stores, and I’m telling you…there were some amazingly good prices on these fruits and veggies in the produce department, even that awesome organic stuff!

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