Foul-Weather Friends: What to Get at the Greenmarket This Winter

Holiday tents full of "unique gifts" have sprouted once more in Union Square, crowding the produce, and beginning later today, we'll be updating you on what's new at the gourmet shops, not the Greenmarket. But although some farmers take off for the season after Thanksgiving and others come only through Christmas, there's still plenty to shop for at the market this winter. Look for the following hardy offerings when the weather is above freezing.

Green and root vegetables from Paffenroth (Saturdays), Windy Maples (Wednesdays and Saturdays), Gorzynski (Saturdays), Oak Grove (Saturdays), and Race (Mondays).

Microgreens and sprouts from Windfall Farm (Wednesdays and Saturdays), D'attolico (Saturdays), Hydrogarden (Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays), and Hudson Valley Organics (Saturdays).

Mushrooms from Bulich Mushrooms (Saturdays).

Apples, cider, and pies from Terhune (Wednesdays and Saturdays), Migliorelli (Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays), Caradonna (Wednesdays and Saturdays), Breezy Hill (Wednesdays and Saturdays), Locust Grove (Wednesdays and Saturdays), Samascott (Fridays), and Red Jacket (Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays).

Fish and seafood from PE (Saturdays), Max Creek Hatchery (Wednesdays), Blue Moon (Wednesdays through December, then back in the spring).

Poultry, eggs, and meat from Knoll Krest (Wednesdays and Saturdays), Quattro (Saturdays), Dines (Mondays), NY Beef Company (Mondays and Wednesdays), Elk Trails (Saturdays), Flying Pigs (Saturdays), Grillo (Saturdays), Violet Hill (Saturdays), 3-Corner Field (Wednesdays and Saturdays through March), Catskill Merino (Saturdays), Tamarack Hollow (Wednesdays), Hawthorne Valley (Wednesdays and Saturdays), Oak Grove (Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays), and DiPaola (Wednesdays).

Dairy and cheese from Ronnybrook (Wednesdays and Saturdays), Cato Corner (Saturdays), Coach (Saturdays), Patches of Star (Mondays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays), Lynnhaven (Wednesdays), Valley Shepherd (Wednesdays and Saturdays), Tonjes (Saturdays), and Bobolink (Fridays).

Honey, syrup, and preserves from Berkshire Berries (Mondays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays), Twin Spruce (Saturdays), Tremblay (Fridays), Van Glad (Wednesdays), Deep Mountain Maple (Fridays and Saturdays), and Beth's Farm Kitchen (Fridays and Saturdays, except week of Christmas and the week after).

Also look for baked goods, plants, cut flowers, pretzels, wheatgrass, wine, flours, and grains. Zoe Singer