June 26 at Moore Square Market
Check out all our Vendors and plan your shopping experience ahead of time. This week, we are highlighting:
Ithaca Acres Creamery
Stop by to visit this vendor, which is a small family farming operation in Raeford, NC. They offer an amazing array of goat cheese and goat milk bath and body products.
Wylde is a Raleigh-based floral design studio and cut flower garden committed to capturing the essence of the seasons through uncommonly beautiful, organically grown flowers and perfectly imperfect arrangements.
Entertainment - Emily Musolino
Emily Musolino is a Durham native who mixes soulful vocals with shredding blues rock guitar riffs. The depth of emotion in her voice is stunning and her songs have a classic sound and lyrics that tell compelling stories.
Emily has been featured several times on NPR’s the State of Things with Frank Stasio and written up in the News and Observer. She currently fronts the Emily Musolino Band and plays 200+ shows a year, both bandleader and soloist around the world.
Weekly Recipe - Cucumber-Tomatillo Gazpacho
Now that we've officially passed the Summer Solstice, it's getting hotter outside. When you're in the mood for a yummy soup but can't fathom the thought of any type of hot food, gazpacho is there for you! This recipe can be made with products straight from our vendors and is a simple weeknight dinner or can be made ahead of time and enjoyed throughout the week.
1 pound cucumbers, halved, seeds removed
1 pound tomatillos, husks removed, rinsed
½ medium onion, thinly sliced, rinsed under cold water
½ poblano chile, seeds removed
1 garlic clove
¼ cup olive oil
¼ cup unseasoned rice vinegar
1 tablespoon chopped parsley
1 tablespoon chopped cilantro, plus leaves for serving
Kosher salt, freshly ground pepper
Blend cucumbers, tomatillos, onion, chile, garlic, oil, vinegar, parsley, and chopped cilantro in a blender until very smooth; season with salt and pepper. Transfer to an airtight container, cover, and chill at least 2 hours.
Serve topped with cilantro leaves.
Do Ahead: Gazpacho can be made 2 days ahead. Keep chilled.
Recipe found on Bon Appetit
We're making up for last week by celebrating National Pollinator Week this week!
Apiopolis, a nonprofit urban bee sanctuary in Raleigh will be on site to educate about bees and pollinator actions.
Stop by the Info Booth to make your own honey-butter with honey from Creekside Farms and bagels from Bold Bagels.
Trophy Brewing Company will be selling their table saison "Do You Like Jazz" infused with mint, hibiscus and local honey.
We'll have corn-hole and giant Connect 4 for you to play.
To foster an inclusive shopping experience that welcomes everyone to downtown, the Moore Square Market is proud to accept EBT. Additionally, the Moore Square Market will match the first $10 that each EBT shopper spends each week! Simply purchase EBT tokens at the information booth and spend your dollars like it’s a grocery store. The Moore Square Market Match dollars may be used to buy anything sold at the Moore Square Market, from fresh produce to crafts and more!
Campbell University - Raleigh
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