Papa’s Fresh Fruits and Veggies Return to Alexandria

The city is allowing Farmers Markets to be open on a ‘Pre-Order’ basis. Papa's Orchard is bring his fresh and tasty fruits and produces to Alexandria. Ther

Alexandria, VA – Papa’s Orchard will be at his regular Saturday and Sunday locations so place your orders orders by 4.00 PM 3/25/20 if possible to ensure they have enough time to assemble orders. They will do their best to accept later orders as well.

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There is no home delivery available.

Old Town Farmers Market: Royal Street location, Saturday 7.00 AM until 12.00 PM.

4 Mile Run Market Sunday from 9:00 AM until 1:00 PM. Introducing to Four Mile Run a new exciting line of Fresh Artisan Pasta!

All markets will have product behind the tables and pre-assembled orders will be ready for you.

David says: We are grateful for the 32 years of service to our beloved second home, Alexandria, and look forward to working together to get through this trying time safely.

The following is a list of products available for this week. Prices listed where available and the same as we always charge.

Apples: Standard quantity mixed 5 apples for 6.00; ten for 10.00 and as noted below. 1/2 bushel available; request price

  • Ever crisp (Adams County PA or Thurmont MD) 5 for 7
  • Honey Crisp (Canada) 5 for 8
  • Kiku (New variety, Fuji sport but sweeter with nice crunch; Adams Co PA) 5 for 7
  • Fuji Adams Co Pa 5 for 6
  • Golden delicious (Adams Co PA) 5 for 6
  • Gold rush; ripening nicely right now! (Adams Co PA) 5 for 6
  • Pink lady (Adams Co PA) 5 for 6
  • Mutsu (Westminster MD) 5 for 6)
  • Apple Seconds: 12 for 5 or what deal we usually have for the regulars!

Pears: Our renowned winter pears from the best grower of Hood River Valley Oregon:

  • 4 for 5 or 5 for six:
  • D’anjou
  • Bosc (getting to the end)
  • Asian Pears 9 getting to the end, have been superb this winter) 2 for 5

 Papa’s Famous Fresh Citrus: California except where noted:

  • Blood orange 4 for 5
  • Cara cara 4 for 5
  • Medium navel 1 each
  • Large navel 3 for 5
  • Minneola Tangelos (peak right now) 5 for 5
  • Florida Grapefruit 3 for 5
  • Meyer lemon 1 each
  • Regular lemon 2 for dollar
  • Limes 2 for dollar
  • Pomelo fruit large 3 each
  • Israeli ‘Holy Land’ Orri mandarins 4 for 5 (fantastic)
(Pixabay photo by JerayGorecki)

Greens & Organic Veggies: All certified Organic From the farm Aaron & Emma Stoltzfus in the heart of Pennsylvania Amish Country. The Best!

  • Swiss chard 3 bunch
  • Kale 3 bunch
  • Bag mixed lettuce 5
  • Bag spinach 5
  • Scallions 3 bunch
  • Red Beets 5 quart box 3 pint
  • Excellent Red Cabbage 2 small head 4 large
  • Excellent Green Cabbage 3 head
  • Organic orange carrots 5 box
  • Organic parsnips 5 box
  • Chieftain (heirloom variety) Red organic potato 5 box
  • Sweet potatoes organic 2.50 pound

Other Veggies & Potatoes:

  • Our Next door Neighbor Danny Hall’s famous Eva Potatoes, (Orrtanna PA) These are the best we have ever tasted! 5 large quart box; larger quantities available cheaper
  • Sweet Onions ( Fresh Georgia) 3
  • Large yellow onions 3 each; 2 for 5
  • Butternut (Florida)squash 4 medium 5 large
  • Spaghetti squash (Florida)4 medium 6 large
  • Sweet Chili Peppers (organic, California) 4 pint; 7 quart
  • Broccoli Crowns 5 box
  • Florida  strawberry 7 quart
  • Florida blueberry 4 pint
  • Baby Thompson seedless grapes 5 box
  • Avocado Mexico) 3

Applesauce, Fresh & Jarred; Cider & related:

Made weekly by David; ‘A New Old Town Tradition’

  • Papa’s Fresh apple-pear sauce! Farm: 5 small 8 large
  • Papa’s Fresh All Bosc Pear Sauce: 7
  • Papa’s Fresh Made Citrus Salad no grapefruit: 6 regular 11 for 16 Ounce
  • Papa’s Fresh Made Citrus Salad With Grapefruit & Pomelo: 6 regular 11 16 ounce

Canned for Us by our Neighbor & Friend Rick Kimes, Bear Mountain, Adams County  PA. 

  • Jar: Honey Crisp Apple Sauce (no sugar Added) 6
  • Jar: Mixed Adams County Apple sauce, no sugar with spice applesauce with spice 5
  • Rick Kimes best in the world canned peaches, not to be missed!  6
  • Apple butter no sugar with spice 6
  • Apple butter no sugar 6
  • No Preservatives mixed Apple Cider 3 quart 6 ½ gallon.  Fresh batch every week

Honey: From Our Adam’s County Pennsylvania Neighbor ; Raw and local; Top Quality at a great Price 

  • Wild Flower
  • Clover
  • Buckwheat
  • 1 pound 9.00
  • 2 pound 17
  • 5 pound 35
  • Also:
  • 1 pound Wild flower comb in 15
  • 1 pound Creamed 14

NEW ITEM:

From our good Friend John Wood, one of the area’s finest pasta chefs, recently unemployed by the Coronavirus Crises. Made from freshly ground flour &organic farm raised eggs, all the best ingredients. Packages are serving for two.

  • Rigatoni 10
  • Creste de gallo 10
  • Fettuccini 10
  • Ravioli with Black Truffle ricotta 12

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