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Calling All Food Enthusiasts: Share Your Recipes to Celebrate 15 Years with Wakefield Farmers Market!

Dear Wakefield Farmers Market Community,

Fifteen years of supporting local farms and small batch specialty food producers – what an incredible milestone! As we reflect on our journey, we can't help but be overwhelmed with gratitude for the unwavering support from our beloved community.

To commemorate this special occasion, we're excited to announce a project that celebrates the heart and soul of our market: Harvesting Community Flavor – a community cookbook curated by you, our amazing supporters!

We believe that the best recipes are not just about food; they're about the memories, the stories, and the connections they evoke. Whether it's a cherished family heirloom passed down through generations or a newfound favorite discovered at the market, every recipe has a tale to tell.

That's why we're reaching out to YOU, our vibrant market community, to contribute your favorite recipes to our cookbook. Whether it's a delicious dish made with fresh, seasonal produce from our local farmers or a delightful creation using artisanal products from our small batch producers, we want to feature the diverse flavors and culinary creativity of Wakefield and its surrounding communities.

How You Can Get Involved:

  1. Share Your Recipes: Visit our cookbook project page here to submit your recipes. Whether it's appetizers, main courses, desserts, or beverages, we welcome all kinds of culinary delights. Don't forget to include a brief description or story behind your recipe to add that personal touch!

  2. Spread the Word: Help us spread the word by sharing this post with your friends, family, and fellow food enthusiasts. The more recipes we gather, the richer and more diverse our cookbook will be!

  3. Stay Tuned: Keep an eye out for updates as we compile and curate the recipes for our cookbook. We'll be sharing sneak peeks, behind-the-scenes glimpses, and more exciting news along the way.

Why Participate?

  • Celebrate Community: Our market is more than just a place to buy groceries – it's a vibrant community hub where friendships are forged, stories are shared, and memories are made. By contributing to our cookbook, you're celebrating the spirit of community that makes Wakefield Farmers Market so special.

  • Support Local: By featuring recipes made with locally sourced ingredients, we're highlighting the importance of supporting our local farmers and producers. Every recipe in our cookbook is a testament to the rich bounty of our region and the hard work of those who cultivate it.

  • Preserve Tradition: Many of us have cherished family recipes that have been passed down through the generations. By sharing these recipes, we're preserving our culinary heritage and ensuring that these traditions continue for years to come.

Thank you for being a part of our journey over the past 15 years. We can't wait to see the incredible recipes that you'll share with us and to create a cookbook that truly captures the essence of our community.

Happy cooking!

Warm regards,

AnnMarie Gallivan

Market Manager

Wakefield Farmers Market



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