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Auction Preview: At the Market with Chef Steve Johnson plus a Gift Certificate from Parker Farm
A tour for up to 8–10 people and $100 credit at Parker Farm’s stand Estimated Value: $600 Minimum bid: $175 Donated by: Steve Johnson and Parker Farm/Steve Parker Chef Steve Johnson of Rendezvous will take you and your guests on a 45 minute guided tour of the Central Square Farmers Market any Monday during the lunch hour. Local and sustainable dining is the guiding principle behind menus at Rendezvous. See how Steve finds his inspiration and creates dishes around what is available at any given time. He knows almost everyone at the market—and at the end of the tour you will, too. Steve will work with you to find a mutually agreeable date for the tour. The Central Square Farmers Market is open from late May to late November on Mondays only. If you’re lucky, several vendors may be offering free samples. And, as a special treat, stop by the Parker Farm (founded in 1990 by Steve Parker) stand for the opportunity to spend a $100 credit with the help and guidance of both Chef Steve & Farmer Steve. Farmer Steve Parker grows some of the most interesting and varied produce around, and you’re sure to go home with great ideas and the produce to go with them. Contact information for Steve Johnson and Steve Parker will be supplied to the lucky winner to set up a mutually agreeable time for the visit and to pick up the gift certificate (48 hours advance notice needed to honor the gift certificate.)