… Plump Sweet Strawberry, a Sassy Crisp Radish, a Grand Head of Lettuce, a Fist-Full of Asparagus, and More! Farmers’ Markets are opening throughout the area.
For a mouthwatering photo array of what's at the stands right now, treat yourself to Penny’s piece for Serious Eats, Market Scene: Copley Square and Prudential in Boston. Be sure to watch the slide show!
And, to find a list of opening dates see Welcome Back Our Farmers’ Markets!
By the way, these strawberries were from Atlas Farm, purchased at Tuesday's Copley Market. They were ripe-to-the-stem. Penny couldn't resist eating a few as she set up the photo!
Is this your year to make some jam or jelly out of seasonal fruit? Here's how!
Words: Ed Cherubino
Photography: © 2011 Penny Cherubino