Posts tagged: Eastern Market

Food Adventure // Live, Love, Local Celebration 2012 in Detroit, Michigan

Last Saturday we attended the Live Love Local Celebration hosted by the Greening of Detroit and located at the Eastern Market. We were even able to go for free, thanks to tickets from my future sister-in-law, Meg! More than 25 restaurants were represented, with their chefs offering up small plates that used local food. The plan was to get to Eastern Market early and pretty much eat tacos for breakfast. I was ready to have my first food truck experience, well, besides the trucks and stands at carnivals and festivals. The El Guapo taco truck stops at Eastern Market at… Continue reading

Food Adventure // Detroit’s Eastern Market

In the previous post, I mentioned that I have been dying to go to the Detroit Eastern Market for years. After our Detroit Restaurant Week experience, we decided that once and for all, we must head to Eastern Market. The alarm went off at 5 a.m. and I was up right away from the excitement. Food nerd, much? YES! We unearthed two beach bags to carry our bounty and we were off. I could not believe the size of the market and the variety it offered. The top picture shows Grown-in-Detroit’s produce stand. Detroit’s economic woes are widely publicized, but… Continue reading