Week III: After the Storm

Week III:  January 24, 2016

After being cooped up all day and digging out after the storm, come to the SOUK on Sunday to warm up, relax, and enjoy what we have to offer:

New Vendors:

The Little Bake Shop
The Spice Rack


The “Athens” stuffed bread (Maria’s Gourmet Edibles), Roasted tomato soup with salsa verde & crispy parmesan (Roost), Truffled Mac n’ Cheese (Mimi’s Plate), Caribbean apple jerk BBQ pork (La Talaye), Roasted corn soup (NoCo), Warm Moroccan mint tea (Nahmia et Fils), & Fresh ham steaks on sale for $6/lb (Upstate’s Creations).


The “End Zone”: We will sample and begin taking orders on this special stuffed bread in time for your upcoming Superbowl party.  The “End Zone” is stuffed with braised grass-fed angus beef, beer simmered bratwurst, caramelized red peppers & onions, provolone, mozzarella and cheddar.
Fresh Hams: Order fresh hams (nitrate free) from Upstate’s Creations and pick them up at The SOUK this Sunday by e-mailing Jessica at upstatescreations.ny@gmail.com.

Below is a full list of vendor offerings and specials for this Sunday.

Organic olive oils, herbal & fruit infused oils, balsamic vinegars, tapenades & organic handmade air dried pasta.
Breads, muffins & viennoiserie.
Local produce from the black  dirt  region of NY including kale, swiss chard, lettuces, arugula, spinach, potatoes, 15 – 20 varieties of exotic mushrooms including maitake, broccoli/cauliflower (while supplies last), garlic, onions, eggs & more.
Raw milk cow, sheep & goat cheese.
International Cuisine with a Caribbean twist.  This week:
  • Caribbean Apple Jerk Pork
  • Rice & beans
  • Green lentil coconut-ginger soup (vegan)
  • Pickles
  • Caribbean slaw, marinated chickpeas, beets & onions.
  • Quinoa salad
  • Caribbean patties stuffed with organic local veggies or beef.
Regular & gluten-free pastries, pies, and cookies
Stuffed breads (16 varieties)
This week’s feature is the“Athens”:  Goat cheese, fig preserves, caramelized onions deglazed with chardonnay & a touch of rosemary.
We will also be sampling and taking orders on “The End Zone” for your Superbowl party. This bread is stuffed with braised grass-fed angus beef, beer simmered bratwurst, caramelized red peppers & onions, provolone, mozzarella and cheddar.
Truffled Mac n’ Cheese
Mahia: A handcrafted fig spirit, by a master Hudson Valley distiller
Legs Diamond  Whiskey: 100% organic New York Rye
Moroccan mint tea (served warm)
Backyard BBQ & home cooked comfort foods
Roasted tomato soup with salsa verde & crispy parmesan
Signature thick strained yogurt (labne), voted  best by New York Magazine 2014. Plus Hummus, Babaganouj & Sohha’s savory toppings made with organic olive oil & spices, perfect for marinades, dressings or adding to yogurt.
Sauces, spice blends, and marinades combining seasonings from Essie Bartels’ native Ghana with flavors from her travels around the world.
  • Coco-Garlic marinade:  Coconut Oil, Roasted Garlic, Roasted Pepper & Shallots with a hint of Honey.
  • Meko Dry Rub:  Roasted & Dried Groundnut with Asian & West-African spices.
  • Tamarind & Guava sauce: with Madagascan Vanilla & Ginger
  • Spicy Mango Sauce:  with Jamaican Chili & Mexican Ajicito Peppers.
Tallman Beach & Pool Club
Funded by Billy Procida, a Piermont resident, the Tallman Beach and Pool Club will open May 2016. Sign up at The “SOUK” and receive up to 20% off a seasonal pass. Enjoy pristine views of the Hudson River and the 3rd largest Marine estuary on the East Coast from your lounge chair on our beach! Come for early morning Yoga and stay for the live entertainment.
Pastured grass-fed farm raised meats.
This week: Fresh ham steaks (nitrate free) $6/lb (normally $7).  Also to order fresh hams at the special price of $5/lb, email Jessica at upstatescreations.ny@gmail.com and pick up Sunday at The SOUK.