Published 18 June 10
We’ll be at the Summer Fruit Festival Saturday and Sunday. It’s from 10am-4pm at the Redland Fruit & Spice Park, located on SW 248th St (Coconut Palm Drive) and SW 197th Ave (Redland Road). We’ll have plenty of goodies. COME EARLY TO AVOID THE AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS!
Fruit: watermelons (personal size), cantaloupes, LYCHEES!, white sapote, RIPE (and unripe) MAMEY!
Eggs: our own certified organic eggs, SMOKED eggs
Honey: our raw farm wildlflower and seasonal (troical fruit) honey
Herbs: lemongrass, curryleaf, Thai basil, garlic chives, ‘regular’ chives, scallions. And for a change from everyday bay laurel leaves, try allspice or bay rum leaves.
Sprouts: sunflower, radish and pea shoots
Veggies: butternut squash,and just a little bit each of eggplant, HOT peppers, carrots, kolrahbi, and maybe a few beets and radishes.
See you there!
Published 17 June 10
Tags: Ice Cream, Pie, tropical fruit
Welcome Summer with a cool treat – discover exciting tropical flavors – vote for your favorites – results will be posted here!
Featuring local Redland ice cream specialists
Gabrielle Berrier, Gaby’s Farm
Hani Khouri, Hani’s Mediterranean Organics
Robert Barnum, Possum Trot
When: Sunday, July 4th 11:30 am – 2:30 pm
Where: Bee Heaven Farm
Sample ice cream and sorbet creations and tropical fruit pies from Redland farm producers. Vote for your favorite flavors during our ‘fun tasting’.
Stroll around the farm during this informal gathering. The kids (and adults, too) can check out the chickens, see how the avocados are growing, how the planting areas rest with the summer cover crops, and enjoy the birds, the bees and the butterflies. Afterwards, want to take your favorite flavors home? Bring cash and a cooler, with (preferably) dry ice, to keep your ice cream frozen solid.
Adult (10+): $10
Child (4-9): $5
Child (0-3): free
Attendance limited * Advance purchase required by July 1 Tickets are available until Saturday evening-get yours now!