Meet the Market at Celeste
Our celebration of summer produce and our amazing vendors and restaurant supporters continues this month at Celeste in River North.
We're excited to announce that our featured farmers this month include both Seedling Fruit and new Green City Market vendor @Marigold Marigold Hill Organics. That's right, we need two farms to celebrate the bountiful amount of produce in season right now! Celeste Executive Chef Aaron Lirette, a passionate supporter of local farms, will incorporate the season's best into light bites for your tasting pleasure. Here's the delicious-looking menu:
Fjord Trout Tartare, Seedling Farms Pine Berries, Crispy Wonton, Soy-Dashi Drizzle
Sherry Vinegar Marinated Marigold Farms Summer Beans, Toasted Ciabatta, Feta, Shaved Shallot
Marigold Farms Roasted Baby Beets, Lemon Cucumbers, Pine Nuts, Baby Lettuces, Seedling Farms Berries, Creme Fraiche
Olive Oil Cake, Seedling Farms Berries, Almonds, Strawberry Jam, Vanilla Whipped Cream
Of course, our generous Meet the Market liquor sponsor, New Holland Artisan Spirits (New Holland Brewing Co.) is teaming up with the talented Celeste bar team to dream up creative seasonal cocktails featuring Market produce, including:
New Holland Hopquila, Amaro Montenegro, Seedling Farms Epazote & Raspberry, Lemon
Bright & Early
New Holland Knickerbocker Gin & Clockwork Orange Liqueur, Marigold Farms Basil & Cucumber, Lime
If you're new to Meet the Market, here's what you need to know:
1) It's free to attend!
2) Light appetizers are on the house, while proceeds from our $8 New Holland cocktails benefit Green City Market's LINK Card matching program.
3) We're raffling off TWO tickets to the GCM Chef's BBQ on July 17th, a $250 value!
4) There's metered street parking on nearby streets, and valet parking is available at the southeast corner of Hubbard and LaSalle.
We look forward to seeing you on July 10!
Green City Market Junior Board
2732 N Clark Street, Suite 302, Chicago, IL, United States