Monthly Archives: July 2013

The incredible luxury of peonies.

In our office the peonies are softly unfurling as they warm up from the coolers. We work amongst the brick dinosaur bones of Maine industry, but we are granted this occasional abundance of beauty, and the richness of ephemeral glory. … Continue reading

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Marada’s Dispatches: Northern Girl’s Summer Slaw, O’Meara Cheese, Mozzarella, Yogurt Back!

Bunched baby leeks, radicchio, fennel, blueberries, mozzarella, fromage blanc, cream cheese….summer slaw! Morning Folks! Northern Girl’s latest project – a summer slaw from all local ingredients, colorful, delicious to eat, is beautifully packed for retail or food service. Also arriving … Continue reading

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Marada’s Dispatches: New, new, new potatoes…fava beans, pattypan, arugula, broccoli raab….‏

Slicing cukes, fava beans, broccoli raab, bok choi, new potatoes, Swedish peanut fingerlings, scallions, thyme, arugula, cherry tomatoes…. Now 4, Ivyn Annie always does things in her own fashion.  If she had her way, she’d stab her local cukes with … Continue reading

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Reci-peas and Bachelor Sundaes.

We all know that we specialize in corny Cook humor around here, but joking aside, there are some delicious, delicious benefits to trade organizations looking to sell you their goods. In this case, it means someone is paid to come … Continue reading

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Belated Dispatch: Keep on rolling – cherry tomatoes in! For summer joy, order up!‏

Editor’s Note:  This is last week’s dispatch, only slightly late. -Leah   Hi Folks, Happy 4th!  Get your orders in promptly tomorrow – we’ve had a crazy week and will be scrambling to process them all in a timely manner. … Continue reading

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Belated Dispatches: COM ships July 2, 3 &5 – all Thursday deliveries on Friday next week…‏

Editor’s Note:  Well, the best laid schemes of mice and men oft go screaming sideways into the unexpected, to paraphrase Burns. Things got exciting around here shortly after this dispatch, with trucks down, and holiday re-routings, a planned summer schedule … Continue reading

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