Sky Full of Bacon

Oriana Returns

Rob Gardner says over at the Local Beet that Oriana Kruszewski will be selling Asian pears and who knows what else at tomorrow’s Green City Market. This is my sign that fall is truly here— when Oriana, who specializes in fall fruit, starts selling at the market. Who is Oriana you ask? Why, I just happen to have a video about her:

Sky Full of Bacon 08: Pear Shaped World from Michael Gebert on Vimeo.

Watch it, then go at least sample her Asian pears. Odds are you’ll come home with a bunch.

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3 Responses to “Oriana Returns”

  1. dan Says:

    For some reason, I’ve had quite a few questions about pawpaws this year, and she had those on Wednesday, too. It’s a good idea to make it there on the early side to make sure she still has some left.

  2. Michael Gebert Says:

    She’s also liable to have ground cherries, watercress, and one time she gave me some oddball herb (a big reddish leaf) that was supposed to cure stomach troubles, according to the Chinese; I never dared eat it.

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