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Title:
Greenmarket : the complete guide to New York City's farmers markets
Author:
Thomas, Pamela, 1946-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Stewart, Tabori & Chang, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
254 pages ; 17 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781556709203

9781556709166
Format :
Book

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Central Library HD9008.N5 T48 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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Summary

Summary

An encyclopedia of 150 vegetables, fruits, flowers and prepared foods sold at the New York farmers markets. Each detailed entry is illustrated with a colour photo and includes information for selecting, storing, preserving and preparing. Includes recipes by famous chefs, as well as the history of the market and mini-biographies of some farmers.


Author Notes

Pamela Thomas is the author of many magazine articles and several books including From Garden to Table, The Hog Pit Cookbook, and Romantic Days and Nights in New York City. She lives in Manhattan, very near the Union Square Greenmarket.


Table of Contents

Barry Benepe
Foreword: Founder of Greenmarketp. 12
Relishing Abundance: Notes from the Authorp. 14
Greenmarket: Its Life and Timesp. 18
Greenmarket Locations: A Mapp. 32
Greenmarket Harvest Calendarp. 34
Encyclopedia of Greenmarket Produce
Applesp. 40
Apricotsp. 44
Artichokesp. 46
Asparagusp. 48
Baked Goodsp. 50
Beansp. 52
Green Beans
Yellow Wax Beans
Purple Wax Beans
French Beans
Romano Beans
Chinese Long Beans
Fava Beans
Soybeans
Lima Beans
Cranberry Beans
Beetsp. 56
Berriesp. 58
Blackberries
Blueberries
Currants
Dewberries
Gooseberries
Huckleberries
Raspberries
Bok Choy and Napa Cabbagep. 62
Broccolip. 64
Brussels Sproutsp. 66
Cabbagep. 68
Carrotsp. 70
Cat Grassp. 72
Cauliflowerp. 74
Celeriacp. 76
Celeryp. 78
Cheesep. 80
Cherriesp. 84
Christmas Trees and Evergreensp. 86
Ciderp. 90
Collard Greensp. 92
Cornp. 94
Cucumbersp. 98
Edible Flowersp. 100
Eggplantp. 102
Eggsp. 104
Fiddlehead Fernsp. 106
Fish and Seafoodp. 108
Florence Fennelp. 110
Flowersp. 112
Cut Flowers and Greens
Potted Flowers and Bulbs
Seedling Flats
Garlicp. 118
Grapesp. 120
Greens, Common and Uncommonp. 124
Arugula
Beet Greens
Broccoli Rabe
Chicory
Chrysanthemum Greens
Dandelion Greens
Escarole
Kale
Mesclun
Mibuna
Mizuna
Mustard Greens
Nasturtium Leaves
Purslane
Radicchio
Radish Greens
Shiso
Sorrel
Swiss Chard
Tatsoi
Turnip Greens
Watercress
Herbsp. 132
Basil
Catnip
Chervil
Chives
Cilantro
Dill
Fennel
Lemon Balm
Lemongrass
Lemon Verbena
Lovage
Marjoram
Mint
Oregano
Parsley
Rosemary
Sage
Savory
Tarragon
Thyme
Honey and Other Bee Productsp. 140
Horseradish and Other Rootsp. 142
Houseplantsp. 144
Jams, Jellies, and Preservesp. 146
Jerusalem Artichokesp. 148
Kohlrabip. 150
Leeksp. 152
Lettucesp. 154
Bibb
Boston
Frisee
Iceberg
Garden
Mache
Oak Leaf
Red Leaf
Romaine
Maple Syrupp. 160
Melonsp. 162
Milk and Other Dairy Productsp. 164
Mushroomsp. 168
Nectarinesp. 172
Okrap. 174
Onionsp. 176
Parsnipsp. 180
Peachesp. 182
Pearsp. 184
Peasp. 186
Garden Peas
Snow Peas
Sugar Snap Peas
Peppersp. 188
Plumsp. 192
Potatoesp. 194
Poultry, Meat, and Gamep. 200
Pretzelsp. 202
Pumpkinsp. 204
Quincep. 206
Radishesp. 208
Rampsp. 212
Rhubarbp. 214
Scallionsp. 216
Spinachp. 218
Spring Blossomsp. 220
Sprouts and Shootsp. 222
Strawberriesp. 224
Sweet Potatoesp. 226
Tomatillos and Husk Cherriesp. 228
Tomatoesp. 230
Turnips and Rutabagasp. 234
Watermelonp. 236
Winter Squashp. 238
Wool and Sheepskinp. 242
Zucchini and Summer Squashp. 244
Author's Thanksp. 246
Indexp. 248
Copyright Acknowledgmentsp. 254
Metric Conversion Chartp. 255

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