CUESA | Seasonal Celebration: Spring Greens Celebration

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Spring Greens Celebration

Saturday, March 22, 2014 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

Spring has arrived, and young, tender greens can be found all over the market, from and arugula to nettles, fava leaves, and orach. Join CUESA for a day of tasting, learning, and cooking with delicious and nutritious leafy greens.

10:00 am-1:00pm: Stop by the CUESA Classroom and get to know the variety of greens at the market. A Little Yumminess will show kids of all ages how to make their own veggie rice paper rolls. Pick up CUESA’s Guide to Greens and recipes.

Also, enjoy a greens-themed cooking demo and talk in the CUESA Classroom:

11:00 am: Jill Nussinow, The Veggie Queen

12:oo pm: Farmer talk and tasting with Grant Brians, Heirloom Organic Gardens

All demos take place in the CUESA Classroom (under the white tents in front of the Ferry Building) and are free to the public, with recipes and samples for all.


CUESA (Center for Urban Education about Sustainable Agriculture) is dedicated to cultivating a sustainable food system through the operation of farmers markets and educational programs. Learn More »