Sweet potatoes and music by Joseph Brown from Satisvibes

What’s GREAT at the Market?

 

So quick and easy to prepare it  has to be one of the most versatile vegies.  It is the sweet potato and as http://australiansweetpotatoes.com.au/ says it can supercharge your meal. Roasted, mashed, stuffed, barbecued or fried it adds a beautiful sweetness to your meal while adding lots of nutritional value too. The orange-fleshed sweet potatoes is possibly one of nature’s unsurpassed sources of beta-carotene and the purple-fleshed sweet potato contains anthocyanins that provide important antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties and that is just the beginning.

 

According to http://www.whfoods.com/genpage.php?tname=foodspice&dbid=64

one difficulty in describing the health benefits of sweet potatoes is knowing where to begin. There are a surprising number of nutrient categories responsible for the health benefits of this under-appreciated tuber. Among these categories are antioxidants, anti-inflammatory nutrients, and blood sugar-regulating nutrients. Each category brings with it valuable health benefits.

And everything tastes even better with olive oil to dress and a few olives sprinkled over it so try some Grumpy Grandmas today at our Spice Palace stall. 

Two of these photos are from Australian Sweet Potatoes so if you want more recipes visit their website.
Photo credit to Grumpy Grandmas

COOLING DRINKS in the WARMER WEATHER: It may be a warm one this week so don’t forget that we have lots of drinks available – from Yogi Nectar, Raw Earth Organic kombucha, sugar cane juice and super smoothies. Three Sons Coffee Cartel also has cool drinks. 

Stallholder Changes this Week: 

 BACK this week:

  • One Organics – organic seedlings for your garden.
  • Tusta’s Heart and Halo PLUS his turmeric chai for real spicy chai lovers AND
  • Leanne and Anne Marie’s  Doggie-licious treats

ABSENT this week:

  • The Gourmet Salad Hut 

 

Entertainment: Joseph Brown (from Saltisvibes)

 

🌞Weather: Sunny. Winds south westerly 15 to 20 km/h tending northeast to south easterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

 

Produce of the week (newest season produce is in bold):

  • Apples –
  • Avocados – LAST week for Narby’s avocados
  • Bananas
  • Beans
  • Beetroot
  • BLUEBERRIES
  • Broccoli
  • Capsicum
  • Cabbages
  • Carrots
  • Cauliflowers
  • Celery
  • Cucumbers
  • Custard apples
  • Eggplant
  • Fennel
  • Kale
  • Leafy greens
  • LEEKS
  • Limes
  • Microgreens and sprouts
  • Passion fruit
  • Paw Paw
  • Pears
  • Peas
  • Radish
  • Silverbeet and spinach
  • STRAWBERRIES
  • SUGAR CANE JUICE
  • Tomatoes
  • Zucchini
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