Week III: Soup, Crackers & Comfort Foods

Sunday, February 15th

Come to “The SOUK” & warm by the fire with traditional comfort foods.

Welcome, Saratoga Crackers, journeying  all the way from Saratoga, NY.  A perfect complement to soups, artisan cheeses & spreads found in the market this week.  Also, returning to The SOUK this week from last year is The Real Vegan with deliciously healthy Faux Gras & Superfood Pesto.

Call ahead to pre-order and we will carry out your order to your car!

 

 

Vendors, menus, and specials:

Chaseholm Farm

Small batch artisan cheeses, charcuterie, drinkable yogurt & chocolate milk

Dutch Girl Cheese

Raw milk cheese

Empanada Lady

Traditional and Gourmet Empanadas plus the following weekly specials:
Veggie Samosa
Sweet Strawberry & Nutella Empanadas
Cuban Classic Guava & Cream Cheese Empanadas
Variety of Gluten Free Empanadas

Hot Bread Kitchen

Chocolate Cherry Rolls
Chunks of fair trade chocolate, tart dried cherries, and natural levain for a slightly sweet, rich taste. We suggest serving warmed with gelato or crème anglaise, pairing with a soft cheese for breakfast, or baking into a decadent bread pudding.
Mexican Conchas (Vanilla or Chocolate Topping)
Mildly sweetbread with a streusel topping, scored to resemble a seashell.  Traditionally served with coffee.
Bialys (Cheddar or Regular)
Artisan take on a New York breakfast classic.  Hearth-baked & filled w/ caramelized onions, poppy seeds or chedder cheese.
Upstate Pepita Mulit-grain
Unbleached unbromated wheat flour, filtered water, whole wheat levain, NY State whole wheat flour, NY State rye flour, oats, cracked wheat berries, rye chops, cracked barley,flax seeds, sesame seeds, pumpkin seeds, cracked corn, millet, sunflower seeds, canola oil, brown sugar, sea salt, yeast
Traditional & Local Whole Wheat Challah
A long fermentation gives this bread it’s rich, three-dimensional flavor & moist texture.  Made with local eggs & honey.
Moroccan M’smen
Flakey, buttery flatbread made w/ semolina.  Often compared to Paratha, can be served with either sweet or savory dishes.
Nan-e Barbari (Toasted & Black Sesame)
Oblong Persian flatbread w/ soft interior.  Beautiful Table bread.
Pecan Currant Raisin
A touch of sourdough levain balances the sweetness of the raisins & currants.  Freshly roasted pecans give this bread a uniquely complex flavor.
Local Baguette
NY State unbleached unbromated wheat flour, filtered water, sea salt, yeast
Focaccia (Tomato, Rosemary or Olive)
Unbleached unbromated wheat flour, filtered water, olive oil, sea salt, sugar, yeast
Nutty Granola
Muesli-style blend of roasted oats, almonds, peanuts, pepitas, sunflower & sesame seeds & sweetened w/ just a touch of local honey.

Irving Farm Coffee Roasters

Hudson Valley Farm Roast Organic Coffee
Farm Brew Organic
Full-bodied and robust, yet balanced with sweetness, and without roast-driven flavors like smoke.
Monserrate, Colombian
Expect a classic, smooth cup with excellent balance.
Coopiac, Rowanda
This particular coffee was produced in their tradition, and has the unique hallmarks of washed bourbon from Rwanda: deep ripe red fruits like cherry, and sweet with a thick, syrupy body.

Karma Sauce Co

Pepper Sauces

La Talaye Catering

Seafood Gumbo
Pickles & Spreads

Northern Comfort Catering

Pulled Pork
Slow smoked pork shoulder, shredded & topped with homemade NoCo BBQ sauce.
Baby Back Ribs
Slow smoked, fall off the bone with homemade NoCo BBQ Sauce.
NoCo Mac & Cheese
Shell pasta smothered in a signature cheese sauce with bits of bacon.
Corn Souffle
Creamy, sweet & savory baked corn casserole.

Ol’ Darlin

High quality handcrafted soaps, salves, lip balms, and body butters using certified organic food grade carrier oils/butters, essential oils, and botanicals.

Pâtisserie Vanessa

Mini French Patisserie
Caneles
Rum flavored cream inside with a caramelized crust out.
Financiers
The distinctive feature of the recipe is beurre noisette (brown butter). Other ingredients include egg whites, flour, and powdered sugar. Topped or filled with almonds, raspberry or pistachio.

Regal Vegan

Faux Gras
Lentils, onions, walnuts, organic miso, organic gluten-free tamari, mirin (Japanese rice wine), ume plum vinegar, extra virgin olive oil, sea salt, pepper and a non-GMO cultured dextrose.
SuperFood Pesto
Thick and creamy vegan pesto is a flavor explosion of kale, parsley, basil and extra virgin olive oil. Great tossed with fusilli, spread in pita pockets or drizzled on poached eggs. Made with a single estate extra-virgin olive – and no dairy, gluten, canola oil, soy or sugar.

Saratoga Crackers

Beer & Cheddar
A perfect combination. Locally brewed beer and fresh grated cheddar cheese, ideal for game snacks, need we say more?
Everything
With poppy seeds, sesame seeds, onion, and garlic; this truly tastes like everything.
Kale Crunch
An overload of fresh Kale, Tomato, and Onion combined with organic corn flour makes this taste extremely unique.
Rosemary Olive
A fresh blend of rosemary and Greek olives. Quickly becoming a new customer favorite. The Cracker Master has done it again!
Saratoga Spice and Parmesan
The signature cracker. A blend of our favorite spices and red cracked pepper for a burst of flavor and a lingering after-burn.
Sea Salt
The original. Our most basic, yet truly amazing cracker.
Sugar and Cinnamon
A balance of spice and sugar melted into a Saratoga Cracker, the perfect sweet snack.
Three Cheese Travers
Parmesan and Cheddar topped with Asiago. This cracker was created in honor of the three-year-olds running the Travers Stakes at the Saratoga Race Course.

Sohha Savory Yogurt

Locally made Yogurt & Savory Toppings
Hummus
Baba Ghanjouj

Taza Chocolate

Stone ground organic chocolates

The TAZA Food Truck

Signature Chicken served over rice
Egyptian Macaroni with Béchamel

Baked penne pasta layered with seasoned ground turkey and spices covered with a warm homemade béchamel sauce.
Goulash with spinach and cheese
Spicy Lentil soup
served over rice or with homemade pita chips and lemon.
Shurbat Lisan Ashour (Egyptian Chicken Noodle soup with a twist)
Little noodles shaped like orzo cooked in chicken broth and shredded chicken, onions and celery with a lemony twist.
Gibna Bedya
Bulgarian feta mixed with spices, tomatoes, scallions, and olive oil, topped with paprika and served with homemade pita chips.
Eggplant salad
Lightly fried eggplant marinated with vinegar, fresh lemon juice, and fresh pressed garlic.
Basbousa
Light semolina cake baked to a golden brown and covered with a light lemony sugar syrup (contains yougurt).

True Food

Organic & locally-prepared foods. An assortment of seasonal packaged salads, stews, & soups. Also hot, ready-to-eat sandwiches & burritos