Hungry for Fresh, Local Fare?Posted: 05/10/2012
Look no further than FarmPlate.com
Whether you are looking to try a new restaurant, join a CSA, find Farmer’s Market, or just want to learn more about your local, real food community, FarmPlate has you covered. Each heading is searchable by zip code and by category so you can find what you want, what you need, and what is close.
Learn more about the nutritional importance of buying fresh, local produce here.
Click Farmers to find a directory of local farmers, including dairy farms, and available CSAs. Want more than what grows from the ground? The Farmers directory includes harvesters, like fishermen and foragers, for your fresh seafood and mushroom needs.
Click Artisans to find what you need to create a gourmet meal at home. Categories include both food and drink, and range from cheese maker, smokehouse and spice purveyor, to coffee roaster, microbrewery, and vineyard.
Rather not cook? Click Restaurants to find eateries whose menus focus on fresh, local, seasonal food. The list ranges from fine dining to the local tavern to food stands. Perfect for a night out on the town.
Click Markets to find local Farmer’s Markets, specialty shops, and maybe your new favorite grocery store. Ideal for food shopping while traveling.
Need some inspiration? Click Foods to see what is out there waiting for you as you embark on a culinary adventure!