On Saturday, November 22, Burlington, Vermont hosted its first ever winter farmer's market, in Memorial Auditorium on Main Street.
Seven Days video correspondent Jim Wilkinson-Ray filmed and edited this video about the event.
Jim follows Food Editor Suzanne Podhaizer and Assistant Online Editor and Food Writer Alice Levitt as they tour the farm stands, meet the farmers, eat chocolate ginger cake and talk with Governor Jim Douglas.
Here's a list of local producers featured in this video:
Tart to Finish
The next Burlington Winter Farmers' Market takes place on December 20, 2008.
What do you do with all of these root veggies? Click here for Suzanne Podhaizer's - with recipes!
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