West Wind Public Market Blog

What Produce is Grown in California


Jan 30, 2017

Did you know that California produces nearly half of all US-grown fruits, nuts and vegetables?  Do you know which ones that they are?  Many people choose to shop local and go to the closest farmer's market or flea market.  West Wind Public Markets have many produce sellers that carry all of the prod ...

Chile Con Queso With Nopalitos


Mar 14, 2016

West Wind Public Markets has amazing produce that can be found everyday.  Check the hours of your local Swap Meet or Flea Market so you can get some of the freshest produce available. March is the perfect time of year for Napoles (Cactus).  Many have never tried this delicious vegetable, so why not ...

Brussels Sprouts with Butternut Squash and Pomegranate Seeds


Feb 01, 2016

The Winter is a perfect time to find great seasonal produce at West Wind Public Market.  This recipe uses 3 items that are readily available in the winter months.  Enjoy! Brussels Sprouts with Butternut Squash and Pomegranate Seeds 1 large butternut squash (about 2 1/2 pounds) 2 pounds Brussels ...

Sweet Potatoes are in Season


Oct 15, 2015

West Wind Public Markets offer a wide selection of produce vendors all year round!  Check out the season recipe below. Smoked Chile Scalloped Sweet Potatoes Recipe courtesy of Bobby Flay Smoked Chile Scalloped Sweet Potatoes Total Time: 1 hr 25 min Prep: 10 min Cook: 1 hr 15 min Yield:4 to 6 servi ...