Vendor Profile: Caromont Farm

In the 14 years that we’ve been working with Gail Hobbs-Page, we’ve seen her go from creating beautiful dishes at Hamilton’s on Main as a chef, to creating beautiful ingredients for those beautiful dishes in her latest role as chief goat milker at Caromont Farm, her wildly successful cheese company. Now, instead of checking in […]

Vendor Profile: Sunnyside Farms

Sunnyside Farms has been providing us with luscious tomatoes, vibrant eggplants, bell peppers, summer squash, and just about every other veggie you can grow for over 15 years. They’ve got 110 acres under irrigation in Cumberland, VA, where everything is hand-planted, hand-picked, and hand-packed – and they deliver directly to our warehouse, so by the […]

Cheese Bits from Amy: Burrata + Ricotta

Greetings! Welcome to Cheese Bits, a weekly post concerning all-things-cheese from from me, your Cavalier Produce cheesemonger. Every week I’ll take this opportunity to share information about some enticing products available to us, as well as some notable flavor combinations that may spark newfound menu ideas! Summer is upon us, and with it comes abundant supplies […]

Market Report for the Week of July 14, 2014

Blueberries are still in excellent supply coming out of New Jersey Watermelon quality is excellent Heirloom tomatoes have started on East Coast, look for us to have local tomatoes from Virginia by next week Strawberry supplies are good for next week, pricing will remain steady Lemon prices are still climbing, demand far exceeds supply Asparagus supplies […]

Virginia Grown for the Week of July 14, 2014

From Sunnyside Farms in Cumberland County VA Sweet White Corn is now coming in, beautiful and SWEET, packed in 24ct cases code 1063 Cucumbers Green Pepper Sweet Red Grape Tomato Roma Tomato Small Slicing Tomato code 3352 Yellow Squash Zuchinni Okra, gorgeous Pickle Cucumber From Crown Orchard in Albemarle County VA Peaches Nectarines Other Virginia Grown […]