We’re back in the sunny Clyde Valley this Saturday 2nd August, join us for local produce at it’s best. With all this sunshine we have loads of berries, cucumbers and tomatoes bursting out of the greenhouses; all from the Clyde Valley, freshly dug tatties, fantastic local meat, artisan bread fresh from the oven and some great recipe ready meals. After all that shopping you can stop by the newly opened ‘The Oven @ Overton Farm’ café for some breakfast, lunch or coffee and home baked cake.
Please note that Carmichael Estate Farm Meats will be leaving the market about midday!
See you on Saturday!
It’s Clarkston Farmers’ Market this Saturday, we have a full compliment of stalls this month and are delighted to welcome a new producer GALLOWAY CHILLIES with a range of chilli based preserve products including their amazing chilli jam. Come along this weekend and browse our stalls overflowing with some freshly harvested produce from the Clyde Valley including, tomatoes, strawberries, raspberries, gooseberries, cucumbers and freshly dug new potatoes. Excellent varieties and quality of meats available steaks for the barbeque, Old Spot Pork barbeque packs, venison, veal and new season lamb. We have fresh and smoked fish, free range chickens, Scottish cheese, and many of our producers make some great recipe dishes ready to pop in the oven when you don’t feel like cooking. There will be dairy ice cream, artisan bread, handmade fudge, natural soap & some unique beers to choose from.
We’re looking forward to seeing you on Saturday……
Join us this Saturday at Hamilton Farmers’ Market and pick up some local food for the holiday weekend. So whether you are planning a picnic, barbeque or family lunch there are plenty of great seasonal produce to choses from.
We will have Clyde Valley veal, tomatoes, strawberries & freshly dug tatties, venison, beef, lamb, fresh fish & artisan breads.
We’re delighted that the Strathaven Community Jazz Band will be joining this Saturday. Enjoy some live music while you shop and stop by our taste tent where we will be sampling some of our stallholders great produce, there will be mini food demos with ideas for summer dining.
We have Carmichael Estate Meats with venison, beef & new season lamb, working closely with them are Rice n Spicy who use much of Carmichael’s produce in the delicious carefully prepared Punjab ready meals, Overton Farm & Butchery with farm eggs, Clyde Valley strawberries & tomatoes, freshly dug tatties from their farm, hot house cucumbers, bedding plants & home bred beef, St Bride’s Free Range Poultry with farmhouse quiche, chicken pies & savouries as well as their delicious chickens & Caurnie soaperie will be there with their range on natural skincare including one that wards off midges!
We’re really excited this month as the café is now open! Come along for some local food shopping with goodies such as local strawberries & tomatoes, free range chickens, new season lamb, home bred beef, Clyde Valley Veal,leek plants, farm eggs and some delicious Punjab recipe dishes (using that new season lamb!)
Alexander Taylor Bakery are taking a wee break this week so please make sure that you give the bakery a call on 01357 521260 and they will arrange your order to be sent to Overton market for pick up.
See you Saturday!
We’re excited to be back at Clarkston this Saturday with some great local produce direct from the farms and producers.
Why not try a spatchcock chicken for the grill or barbeque, this split and flattened chicken can be rubbed with your favourite spices before being cooked up easily for a really tasty dish with moist meat and really crispy skin.
This week St Bride’s Farm are offering a pre order special, please place your order here for one of their delicious free range spatchcock chickens for market pick up at £6 each, they are around 1kilo each and will feed 2 hungry people. (Orders should be placed on or before Thursday 26th and will be available for pick up at Clarkston Farmers’ Market on Saturday)
This Saturday we are looking forward at being back in our regular pitch at the Top Cross! With bumper summer produce we will be filling your baskets with top quality local produce direct from the producers:
Overton Farm with home bred beef, lamb and veal. Ayrshire tatties, strawberries & tomatoes fresh from the Clyde Valley, they’ll also have some veggie & bedding plants
Carmichael Estate Farm Meats with some great cuts of mutton at the moment perfect for slow cooked spicy curries & tagines.
Alexander Taylor Bakery will have their usual selection warm from the oven fluffy rolls, sourdough breads, traditional loaves & pastries.
Fencebay Fish, smoked & fresh fish, fish pates, shellfish & award winning Cullen skink.
Caurnie Soaperie with a fabulous range of natural skincare made from organic herbs and essential oils, they’re pretty good at it they’ve been making soap since the 1920’s.
See you on Saturday………