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Eating Out - August 12, 2011

Midweek munching at Los Altos market

Mountain View farmers market's evening twin is a star

by Alissa Stallings

Nothing is more relaxing to me than heading out to the farmers' market. It delights the senses with vibrant colors, a bounty of new and familiar temptations for the palate, music floating on the breeze, the air tinged with the sweet smell of peaches, the ripe scent of tomatoes, and sharper scent of fresh herbs and potted plants. It's at the market that I experienced nectaplums, jujubes, French apricots, and squash blossoms, amongst other rare hybrids and seasonal treasures.

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