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Amanda’s Fruit Specialties

>Meet Amanda of Amanda’s Fruit Specialties! Amanda has been bringing fresh juices and popsicles to the market for over 20 years! Growing up in Nicaragua, she ate fresh fruit like papaya, coconut, and mango daily. She wanted to bring those bright seasonal tastes to New Orleans, packing a punch in her juice and frozen fruit bars. Some of Amanda’s most famed specialties include peach lemonade, watermelon lime, ginger lemonade, and her avocado cream frozen fruit bar. Catch Amanda at a Tuesday, Thursday, or occasional Sunday market to grab one of these sweet treats!


Contact: Amanda and Enrique Carvajal

Phone: 504-723-7596


Location: Folsom, LA

Products: Fresh fruit popsicles: seasonal fruits, banana, chocolate, avocado cream; fresh fruit juices: seasonal fruits, beet lemonade, beet/carrot/apple



About Us

Market UmbrellaMarket Umbrella is an independent nonprofit 501(c)(3), based in New Orleans, whose mission is to cultivate the power of farmers markets to drive economic and community health in the region. 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 70+ local small farmers, fishers, and food producers, and more than 150,000 shoppers annually.