- Print Length: 256 Pages
- Publisher: University of Illinois Press
- Publication Date: April 30, 2012
- Language: English
- ASIN: B008Z1CIYW
- ISBN-10: 0252078632
- ISBN-13: 978-0252078637
- File Format: PDF
An Incredible Resource
This book is an ode to the farmers markets of the midwest, it includes some great simple recipes from some of the top chefs driving sustainable food and tasty food in the midwest. The pictures are beautiful and she is incredibly comprehensive in a very easy to read way covering everything from what exactly is for sale, who are the farmers, what are their farms about, how do you shop a market and just plain providing tons of accurate information about the different farmers, market managers and she is able to describe the personality of all these markets.
So for anyone needing a farmers markets 101, or who is curious about one in their area this book is very approachable, easy to flip through because of all the beautiful photography, some great recipes and it shows how much in love she is with the farmers markets, you will be too when you read this book!
This is book is going to become one of my “go to” books when it comes to the markets. I think it would be a great holiday present because it is visually stunning, and has a lot of terrific ideas! Love it!