|Mary Orsenigo, Sara Phillips, and Maud Vereen of |
Belle Glade Chamber of Commerce Tent, 2013 Black
Gold Jubilee, Belle Glade, Fla.
Mary Orsenigo said, "My son, Paul, grew the romaine, cilantro, and lettuce."
The farmers that contributed to the tent were: Sugar Cane Growers Cooperative, Duda Farm Fresh Foods, TKM Bengard Farms, Orsenigo Farms, Growers Management, Sem Chi Rice, and Florida Crystals.
Proceeds of the tent went to the Belle Glade Chamber of Commerce.
|Cooking contest judges trying dishes that required corn,|
2013 Black Gold Jubilee, Belle Glade, Fla.
|Pineapple corn muffins, 2013 Black Gold Jubilee, Belle |
There was also corn-on-the cob served in a surprising way. It was wrapped in bacon, dipped in batter, and deep fried.
Overall it was a tasty, locally sourced day, and well worth the hour drive from West Palm Beach.
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