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Watermelon Seed Spitting Contest!

Watermelon Seed Spitting Contest!

This has been a great summer for watermelons. All of us out at the Growers Market of Fuquay-Varina have seen our growers selling some fine looking watermelons.  Whether they’re huge enough to feed a summer cookout party’s worth of people or a small sugar baby that two people (okay, maybe one hungry person) could eat […]

| September 3, 2014 | Reply

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NC Peach Cobbler Jam by Joseph V. Fasy

NC Peach Cobbler Jam by Joseph V. Fasy

This is an excellent way to use local NC peaches. If you can these you will have the taste of fresh peaches well past the season. This Peach Coobler Jam recipe use a hint of ginger, cinnamon, allspice and vanilla to accentuate the unique taste of NC fresh peaches. Ingredients 5 cups chopped ripe firm […]

| July 21, 2012 | 1 Reply
Garden Hut’s Zuchinni Fritters

Garden Hut’s Zuchinni Fritters

The Garden Hut’s garden produced a lot of Zuchinni this year and after baking dozens of loaves of Zuchinni Bread; Garden Hut’s own, Karen Fitzgerald, came up with this recipe. Ingredients 2 Medium Zuchinni (2 cups) 1 Vidalia Onion, finely chopped Habanero Peppers (optional – add to taste) – Tips for handling peppers 2 Eggs […]

| July 21, 2012 | Reply