Michette loaves of bread from Beb Patisserie
It's been a year since I was last at the Farmers Market in the Entertainment Quarter. Back then it was known as Fox Studios, and it's a term of reference we can't seem to shake the habit of using in our everyday conversations.
We headed to
Everyone, however, is immediately appreciative of the sensory awakening that is triggered by the sights, smells and touch of unpackaged foods. It is such a rare treat to chat to growers and producers, revelling in uninhibited foodie rambling that markets shopping is rarely considered a means (shopping) to an end (groceries). In a time-poor plastic-wrapped fluorescent-lit express-lane urban jungle, the notion of going to the markets is almost as disturbingly exciting as a visit to the zoo.
But enough pessimism, let's move onto the food! =)
Baskets of peaches
Bread from Formagi Ocello
Delicatessen delights of stuffed peppers and olives
Lemon tarts, plum tarts and apple crumbles
Fresh green figs
French baguettes from Beb Patisserie
Strawberry tart from Beb Patisserie
Farmers Market, Entertainment Quarter
Every Wednesday and Saturday
Parking is free for the first 2 hours up until 6:00pm.
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Farmers Market, Entertainment Quarter, September 2006
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