Saturday 15 March
Fresh pasta from Pastificio Mansi: Gorgonzola and pear, artichoke and pecorino, broccoli and potato, beetroot gnocchi. Emanuela will also be making cooked lunches – tagliatelle with beef ragu and broccoli & potato ravioli with butter & parmesan (vegetarian). Want to know how to make fresh pasta at home? Emanuela is taking registrations for her new class, starting on 2 April. For subscription/info drop her an email at [email protected] or see her at the market.
Bugs Club: Bring your child along for a spring-themed planting activity. 11am-1pm. Cost just £1 for ages 3 and up.
Crystal Palace Youth Orchestra: Performing in the market at 2pm. Group and solo performances.
Fish: Dishy Dan the Fish Man says “Lots of fish this week, we will put on a good show. :-)”
Shellfish… dressed crab £6.50 each, langoustine £2.75 /100g, large tiger prawns £3.70 /100g, live mussels £6kg, Cornish rock oysters £1.25 each, Palourde clams £13.95kg. Fresh Fish: tuna loin £3.20 /100g, swordfish loin £2.60 /100g, Dover sole £22kg, lemon sole £15kg, salmon fillet £20.95kg, Cornish hake £16.95kg, Sussex cod £14.95kg, sea bass fillets £3.50 each, whole Spanish mackerel £10kg, whole bream £6.50 each. Smoked Fish: Manx kippers £1.50 each, cold smoked salmon £3.50 /100g, oak roasted salmon £2.50 /100g, naturally smoked haddock £16.95kg, lightly smoked hake £14.95kg.
Meat: 20% off Godmans Farm sirloin. The sun is out and this a lovely treat for a barbeque. Cook it on its own, or try our recipe of the week. Wild garlic foraged in Ashdown Forest will also be on sale on the Jacob’s Ladder stall – confirmed.
Recipe of the week: Steak Yakitori with Wild Spring Rice. Get in practice of the barbecue season with these amazingly simple Japanese-style skewers, which you can pretty much apply to any meat, fish or veg.
The Grain Grocer: Refill grains, flour, pulses, nuts, seeds and eco cleaning products. Buy as little or as much of each as you like. There’s a great variety on this stall – ie: olives 63p/100g, their popular hummous £3 per pot and gluten free muesli 69p/100g. Also olive oil in beautiful Kilner bottles.
Gluten free/dairy free/yeast free from Elvira’s Secret Pantry: Orange and coconut loaf cake, banana loaf, brownies, savoury tarts & bites, specialty bread.
Patchwork Farm: Locally grown produce, collect your Palace Pint hop plants, and Imogeni will have her locally made jams, chutneys and jellies for sale.
Demi Pastisser: ‘Opera’ gateau – layers of almond sponge cake soaked in coffee syrup, layered with ganache and coffee butter cream, and covered in a chocolate glaze. It’s a beauty and a taste sensation! Their famous carrot cake with orange syrup, walnuts and lemon cream cheese frosting. People keep on saying it’s the best carrot cake they’ve ever tasted! Lemon and rosemary tart with white chocolate ganache, Giant chocolate truffle sandwich cookies, Chocolate brownie cheesecake, Lemon & poppyseed drizzle cake, White chocolate crumble blueberry muffins, Apple & vanilla custard muffins, Chocolate passion fruit tartlets, Giant pistachio meringues, Tarta de Santiago – Spanish flourless almond cake…and more….
Overground Festival: If you have questions about getting a stall or volunteering, find the festival crew outside Sainsburys.
Coming up: Want to visit one of our farms? We are organising a Crystal Palace outing to the beautiful, mixed stock Romshed Farm, who supply the market. It will be on the 9th of April, and we can bring up to 30 people. Kids very welcome. This farm visit itself is funded – but we need to get ourselves there and back. Please e-mail us or speak to us at the market, including if you are able to share your car, or you would like a lift.
Bugs Club Nature based activities for children
Crystal Palace Youth Orchestra Performing in the market at 2pm
Overground Festival Crew Meet the crew, ask your questions
Veaseys Whole & filleted fish, shellfish
Hook & Son Raw milk, butter, cream and ghee
London Cheesemongers They love their cheese
The Grain Grocer Store cupboard refills – nuts, grains, seeds, household cleaners & more
Jacob’s Ladder Farms Rare breed beef, lamb, pork & chicken
CP Patchwork Farm Jam, herbs, apples, & more from SE19+
Perry Court Seasonal fruit & veg, yoghurt, juices, eggs
Wild Country Organics Seasonal vegetables, salads
Brambletye Eggs, veg, fruit, salad, juice
Bread Bread Calfone, rye, ciabatta, foccacia
Prepared Food Stalls
Demi Pastisser Catalan cakes
Pastificio Mansi Handmade pasta – made fresh in front of you
Elvira’s Secret Pantry Gluten free/yeast free/dairy free sweets & savouries
Stall Thing Coffee in the market
Comfort and Joy Good deli selection, soup + wraps
Jacob’s Ladder Breakfast butties then beef & stilton burgers
For more information see Producers
Also, see Rachel de Thample’s brilliant recipe suggestions using produce from the stalls.
So here we are with our amazing market, a true community effort. Come and join us every Saturday 10am – 3pm, we hope to see you there soon.