Stroud Green Market Opens This Sunday!

Written by: Tavia Davies

Gluten-free cake consumers, vegan cheese enthusiasts, craft beer connoisseurs, lovers of pies and drinkers of tea; your time is now.

Buy food of a quality & variety you can’t easily find in the shops, from organic meat to vegan cheese, fish caught that morning to pickles which have been fermenting for months.
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Stroud Green Market is launching at 10am on Sunday 10th September in Stroud Green School, hosting a plethora of produce from local businesses, English farms and folks from further afield. Prepare for goat’s cheese cake from Burford’s Windrush Valley Goat Dairy, Calabrian cured meats and cheeses from Tottenham’s Vita Bio, and gluten-free cookie dough brownies from Stroud Green’s very own From The Larder.

Mmm… cookie dough…

There’s also a stall dedicated to garlic. Yep, you heard it. Frickin’ garlic. Hot damn. Expect garlic chutney, garlic dumplings and garlic vodka from The Garlic Farm.

And it won’t all be fancy organic foodstuffs – there’ll be options for all sorts of different price levels. Music to our ears. Give us a pie and a beer any day and we’ll be friends with you for life. Both of which you can get at Stroud Green Market. Hint hint.

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Alan the master Scots pie man makes quiches, meat pies, veggie pies, sausage rolls, pasties and delicious puddings including fruit tarts & crumbles. All this uses the ingredients he buys from friends at the market.

After buying your weight in homemade halloumi, smoked salmon and farmhouse ciders, you can scoff it down on the benches provided and listen to some bangin’ tunes emanating from the stalls. You can even get your bike fixed while you wait. Being located in Stroud Green School and just opposite The Faltering Fullback, you’re in walking distance of Finsbury Park if you want to graze on your goodies picnic style. Or if it’s raining, like it pretty much always is in good ole’ Blighty, you could sneak into the Fullback and scarf it down there (providing you hide behind your mate so the staff don’t clock on and give you the boot for ignoring their menu).

And if you’ve gone a bit wild and can’t carry your foodie finds home, you can bloody well get delivery that very same day. Fancy that!

Just get there early before we buy all the GF cookie dough brownies, craft beers and garlic-infused foodstuffs. You’ve been warned.

Every Sunday from 10th September 2017, 10am – 2.30pm, free entry.
Stroud Green School, N4 3EX.
www.stroudgreenmarket.com

Photos by Michael Barry at The Barefaced Movement

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