What's fresh in January

Vegetables: arugula, carrots, spinach, beets, lettuce, Brussels sprouts, cabbage, celery root, watercress, mushrooms, radishes, sorrel, squashes, ginger, boy choy, microgreens, turnips, kale, leeks, potatoes, sweet potatoes, onions, herbs, shallots, sunchokes

Fruits: apples, pears, cranberries, pumpkins, frozen tomatoes, cherries, strawberries, and blueberries

Meat/seafood/protein: charcuterie, chicken, duck, beef, lake-caught fish, lamb, pork, tofu, turkey

All season long: beans, breads, butter, cider, cheeses, eggs, grains/flours, honey, hot sauce, maple syrup, pecans, pesto, pickles, pies, popcorn, preserves, salsas/sauces, vinegar

Drinks: kombucha, apple cider, green juice, locally-roasted coffee

Ready to eat: tamales, grilled cheese, pastries, quiche, sandwiches, soups, tofu salad

Please note: we try to stay up to date with what our vendors do and don't have in stock, but as always, nature has the final word. All products sold at the Green City Market are grown and raised using sustainable and humane methods.

Seasonal recipes

Old School Sweet Potato Pie by Donna Pierce. 

View more recipes.

Upcoming events

  1. Jan 22 Friday

    GCM Delivered Order Window Opens (Wednesday)

    Virtual Market

    8:00 AM–11:59 PM

  2. Jan 25 Monday

    GCM Delivered Order Window Opens (Saturday)

    Virtual Market

    8:00 AM–11:59 PM

  3. Jan 29 Friday

    GCM Delivered Order Window Opens (Wednesday)

    Virtual Market

    8:00 AM–11:59 PM

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Latest blog posts

  1. Reuters: Cold U.S. weather crushes outdoor businesses in COVID-hit cities

    Tuesday, December 22, 2020

    By Matthew Lavietes, Thomson Reuters FoundationPatios, marquees, plastic bubbles - makeshift outdoor spaces have become new staples for businesses across the United States, after city and state governments put limits on how many people could …

  2. WGN Lunchbreak: Skillet Apple Cranberry Crisp

    Wednesday, December 16, 2020

    Get the recipe and read more at wgntv.com. 

  3. "Everything has changed": 2020 and the shift to local

    Monday, December 14, 2020

    In a year where supply chains were disrupted, common household items were wiped from shelves, and grocery store lines spanned city blocks, it became more important than ever before to purchase — and eat — what’s available locally. For …

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