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Eating by the Season

Eating by the Season

 Seasonal food is produce that is purchased and consumed around the time that it is harvested. Seasonal eating means mostly eating fresh produce at the time of year when it’s ripe and ready for harvesting, although this time frame varies slightly depending on where in the world you are located.  Eating with the cycles of nature supports the local food economy, reduces our carbon footprint, and offers maximum flavor and nutritional benefits. Peak Flavor When you eat fresh-picked strawberries from your farmer’s market in July there’s no comparison to the ones you find in a plastic container in the dead...

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Slow Roasted Cider Glazed Pork Chop – with Merchant's Daughter

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Slow Roasted Cider Glazed Pork Chop – with Merchant's Daughter

  Merchant's Daughter Cider has been a staple on our table since last year. They reached out to collaborate on a dish for New York Cider Association's Hudson Valley Cider Week 2020.  Merchant’s Daughter is premium, New York-sourced, hard cider inspired by hard-working merchant families and the women who led them. What sets them apart from most ciders is their unique style of distilling their cider more in the style of winemaking with leaves the cider with a very distinct dry taste! Their hard ciders are made in partnership with apple growers located in the Hudson Valley.  Menu: Slow Roasted Cider Glazed Pork Chop,...

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Adapting Business

Adapting Business

Wood Fire Food started with a mission to build community and memories around the fire through experiential events, each thoughtfully designed in partnership with local artists, farmers, and small businesses to tell a story that extends beyond the plate of food at the table.  Our business is highly seasonal, we’ve spent the beginning of the year filling our calendar with exciting community events. Just as our second season was starting COVID-19 brought our business to a screeching halt.  The hardest part about our current situation is the lack of human connection, the backbone of this company is to bring people...

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Eating by Season

Eating by Season

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