SOAR News 2018-07-12T19:17:22+00:00

News from SOAR

1207, 2018

What’s Cookin’ in the Kitchen of Chef Bassim Zafar? A Vegan Eggplant Burger!

July 12th, 2018|

On a mild, sunny day at the SOAR Farmers Market, Chef Baasim Zafar and his team set up their "kitchen" at the the SOAR Info Booth to make a dish that can be found nowhere else - Vegan Eggplant Burger with Avocado. Not even currently available on the Torali [...]

2706, 2018

Chef Doug Wroble Kicks off the 2018 Chef Demo Series

June 27th, 2018|

After the rain cleared Tuesday morning at the SOAR Farmers Market, Chef Doug Wroble from The Lunchroom at SPACE 519 got right to work setting up his space for our first Chef Demo of the season. Out of his cart came brussels sprouts, pumpkins seeds, green apples, hearts of palm, parmesan, [...]

2206, 2018

SOAR Farmers Market LIVE on WBEZ!

June 22nd, 2018|

“Look at all these wonderful, beautiful people!” These words from Monica Eng, one of the city’s most respected food reporters, opened a full hour of the WBEZ-Chicagoland Public Radio’s program Morning Shift, broadcast live from the SOAR Farmers Market on Tuesday, June 19. Eng provided tips for shopping in farmers markets. [...]