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Recipe Archive

Sweet Potato Latkes
Sweet Potato Latkes

Not just for Hanukkah, these easy sweet potato latkes can be made year-round. Top these latkes with traditional toppings such as sour cream and applesauce OR get creative with sliced pears plus Gorgonzola or Greek yogurt plus pomegranate seeds. The possibilities are endless!

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Holiday Favorites from the MU and CCFM Staff!
Holiday Favorites from the MU and CCFM Staff!

We have three great recipes to share with you this week. This Thanksgiving, the staff of Market Umbrella and the Crescent City Farmers Market give thanks to you, for shopping and supporting our local vendors and community.

Cajun Seafood Mac and Cheese

Louisiana Collard Greens

Southern Sweet Potato Pie

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Cajun Seafood Mac and Cheese
Cajun Seafood Mac and Cheese

If you love mac n’ cheese, then you have to try this Cajun Seafood Mac and Cheese! Plenty of fresh shrimp and crab meat blended with cheesy deliciousness create the perfect side or even main dish.

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Louisiana Collard Greens
Louisiana Collard Greens

This collard green recipe is loaded with flavor! It’s slightly smoky, salty, vinegary, and so savory! The broth is rich, and the greens are so tender after simmering away in all of those flavors.

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Southern Sweet Potato Pie
Southern Sweet Potato Pie

This creamy sweet potato pie is perfectly spiced and slices beautifully! Add a dollop of whipped cream and this southern dessert will make for a memorable dish.

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Turkey Tostadas
Turkey Tostadas

In the coming weeks, many Americans will gather together with friends and family to celebrate Thanksgiving. When the fun is done, you may be left with more turkey than you anticipated. Try this delicious turkey tostada recipe to help use up those leftovers!

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Harvest Salad
Harvest Salad

This flavorful harvest salad is a pretty presentation of everything we love about the fall. It features many ingredients that can all be bought at market now or soon.

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Horchata
Horchata

Here's a recipe that promises a blend of fiber-rich ingredients and creamy goodness. Celebrate Dia de los Muertos with this nutrient-rich Horchata drink recipe that is both healthy AND delicious!

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Satsuma Cheesecake
Satsuma Cheesecake

You will love this satsuma orange cheesecake recipe. The tang of cream cheese and sour cream in the filling rounds out the citrusy sweetness for an unforgettable dessert.

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Satsuma Vinaigrette
Satsuma Vinaigrette

This zingy satsuma vinaigrette takes just minutes to make! It capitalizes on the juicy fruit to make a dressing that livens up any salad.

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About Us

Market UmbrellaMarket Umbrella is an independent nonprofit 501(c)(3), based in New Orleans, whose mission is to cultivate the field of public markets for public good. Market Umbrella has operated the Crescent City Farmers Markets (CCFM) since 1995.

Crescent City Farmers MarketThe Crescent City Farmers Market operates weekly year-round throughout New Orleans. The CCFM hosts nearly 60 local small farmers, fishers, and food producers, and more than 150,000 shoppers annually.