Jersey-Fresh Vines and Cape May County Wines

(Previously published in On Deck Magazine and CapeMayCountyHerald.com) Old Vines? It’s no secret that for sweet corn and juicy tomatoes, Jersey Fresh is always a good bet. But now, those with discerning palates are also seeking out the fruits of another vine—New Jersey wines. Before you scoff, consider this. In 1767, nearly a century before … Read more Jersey-Fresh Vines and Cape May County Wines

Thunder at Collegeville Farmers’ Market? Don’t miss it!

(Previously published in The Market Beet) Lisa Kerschner of North Star Orchard reported this week that we can expect Thunder at our market this Saturday. But leave your raincoat at home. Big, Dark and Impressive Thunder is a grape variety that is big, dark and impressive in many ways – but don’t expect it to boom. Instead, you … Read more Thunder at Collegeville Farmers’ Market? Don’t miss it!