2021  Full-time Vendors

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A CUPCAKE FOR LATER: A returning favorite, selling an amazing variety of moist, delicious cupcakes, including gluten free options. 

 

Breads 'N' Cookies: Breads ‘N’ Cookies is a bakery locally owned by Mary Grace and her husband Bill. Mary Grace uses a home-style tradition of baking that she learned from her mother and grandmother. With incredible varieties such as Chocolate Chip Cookies, Ginger Snap Cookies, Lemon Round Cookies, American Indian Round Bread, Lemon Poppyseed Pound Cake, and Cream Cheese Coconut Pecan Pound, there is something for everyone.

BROAD BROOK ACRESNestled in beautiful Preston, Connecticut, the Swanson family raises all of their animals naturally on pasture or woodland pastures to provide your family and theirs with the healthiest, best quality meats you can buy. From bacon and sausages, to pork loins and whole chickens, you can be sure you’ll be cooking up quality foods. 

CAMBERA FARMS: Sisters Cori and Kiera sell a unique variety of freshly made sourdough breads and croutons. This year they bring what is sure to be a new favorite, sourdough donuts, with classic and filled varieties. You can also find their hand-made goats milk soaps. 

 

CHET'S ITALIAN ICE: Looking for a cool treat? Well, look no further. Chet’s offers the highest quality of small batch Italian ices and frozen desserts, with traditional flavors such as lemon and strawberry or unique creations such as Caribbean Mango and Thai Delight. Also, starting this summer, look for a special flavor of ice cream each week. Chet's also book parties and gatherings! 

    

CIDER HILL FARM: Hand poured, their 100% natural soy wax candles use all-natural scents and essential oils. Their long lasting and clean burning candles will bring nature’s beautiful aromas into your home. 

 

DUDE'S DONUTS: New to this year’s market, Dude’s Donuts brings a variety of apple cider donuts and donut treats straight to you. They are sure to become a favorite, Ledyard Loves Sweets! 

 

GOOD VIBES KETTLE CORN: Popped in small batches and stirred by hand, they bring you the freshest kettle corn experience around! With flavors such as traditional, dill pickle, jalapeño and cinnamon sugar, there’s something for everyone. 

 

GRANNY'S PIE FACTORY: Open since 2006, the Harovas family brings their love for all things pie to our patrons. Apple, Blueberry, Strawberry Rhubarb, and fan-favorite, Chocolate Cream are among just a few fabulous flavors. 

 

KETTLEPOT SOAP: A line of artisan products, designed for all your skin care needs, local craftswoman, Pam Ball, brings you hand-crafted, locally sourced, natural skin and hair care products. Keep yourself clean and pampered from head to toe. Visit her website for a list and description of all her amazing products.

 

LOPRESTI FARMS: Back for our 2021 line up, we are happy to have the Lopresti's farm fresh vegetables grown here in Preston, CT.  Also, for 2021, they're bringing beautiful flats and hangers of flowers and bedding plants! Coleus, marigolds, petunias, and snapdragons are just a few of the many flowers grown on site. They also have for your vegetable beds many types of lettuce,  peas, squash, carrots and beets.  We here at the market are happy to support such a long-time, family-owned, operation from Preston. 

MERIANO'S BAKE SHOPE AND CANNOLI TRUCK You've had their cannoli and bread, now try their pastries! Meriano's is bringing all their delicious treats to the market, FULL TIME!  Eclairs, cookies, cheesecakes, whoopie pies, blondies, brownies, the list goes on and on! Available at their cannoli truck!

New Park Brewing: New Park Brewing is a small batch, craft brewery, located in West Hartford, CT. Hand-crafted beer lovers will be sure to enjoy New Park's unique brews which include IPA, DIPA, Dry-hopped Gose, and Blonde Ale. For a list and description of their beers visit their website.

ROASTED COFFEE CO.  NEW this year, 4 life-long friends from Gales Ferry, The Brew Boys, bring their small-batch, roasted coffee to the market. Their goal is to provide people with the freshest coffee on the market and the best coffee experience possible. Along with their ground and beans, they will be bringing freshly brewed hot and iced coffee! Visit their website to see what they have to offer!

STAEHLY FARM AND WINERY: Sustainable, local and family owned since 1985, Staehly winery brings their farm-grown, fruit wines and cider to our market. Luscious flavors like Midnight Blueberry, Orchard Cherry and Rhubarb, are only a few of their award-winning wines. 

 

STARCHILD FARMS: Ledyard Farmers Market Welcomes Starchild Farms to the market. New to us, they are a local cultivator of gourmet, culinary mushrooms. Melody and Alik Starchild bring their pesticide-free, indoor grown, absolutely stunning, Pearl, Pink and Golden Oyster mushrooms. 

 

SWEET COUNTRY ROADS: A staple of our market, Charlotte and Glenn bring their hand-crafted jams, jellies, fruit butters, salsa, extracts and specialty mixes, including dips, rubs and desserts. Bring a taste of the country to all your dishes. 

 

WHY A SPOON: Joining us for a 2nd season, carver Ray Medeiros brings hand-crafted wood items, such as bowls, cutting boards and a variety of spoons. Stop by and be amazed at all his beautiful wares.  Great for every day use or makes a beautiful gift. 

 

YALLA ORGANIC: Yalla Organic’s always fresh, organic ingredients are the heart and soul of its food products. From hummus, to grab and go salads like carrot or tabouli, and cold-pressed juices, your taste buds will be delighted by their incredible flavors.