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waldrons Mar 5, 2013 01:21 AM

We're coming to San Antonio and Lost Pine in early April of this year... what local produce is at its best then? Either snack items from groceries or farmer's markets, or ingredients in restaurant dishes. Something like, if we see fresh prickly pear (or whatever), we say, "get that!"
(I'm in San Francisco, so if someone came right now, I'd answer the same question with dungeness crab, artichokes, not strawberries even though they're in the market...)

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    swamp Mar 5, 2013 02:28 PM

    Texas 1015 onions are coming in from the valley.

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      amazinc Mar 20, 2013 02:16 PM

      Marburger's Orchards near Fredericksburg is already having U-Pick strawberries. They are delicious!! Maybe your hotel dining room will have some on offer.

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        waldrons Mar 21, 2013 10:26 PM

        Oh, yum, fresh strawberries... I'll keep my eye out. I assume they'll be available at the Pearl Brewery famer's market or El Mercado?

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