BBCSA 2022 Winter Distribution #2

Distribution for all shares will be TUESDAY, Nov. 29, at First Presbyterian Church, 124 Henry St, from 5pm-7:30pm (note this is earlier than for summer share!).  Distribution is inside the front of the church.

VEGETABLE SHARE (VALUE: $56)
1 head NAPA CABBAGE
2 small SPAGHETTI SQUASH
1 head CHEDDAR CAULIFLOWER
3 lbs SWEET POTATOES
1 bunch SCALLIONS
1 head BOSTON LETTUCE
1 bunch PARSLEY
1 head BROCCOLI
1 bunch CARROTS
1/4 lb FRESH TURMERIC

FRUIT SHARE
3lb bag Apples:GRANNY SMITH, PINK LADY & SNAP DRAGON 
from Briermere Farms in Riverhead NY

CHEESE SHARE
St Stephens TRIPLE CREAM From Four Fat Fowl Creamery in Upstate NY

BBCSA 2022 Distribution #24 – B week

This is the final week of the summer/fall CSA season!

For full, B week vegetable, fruit, and cheese shares:  
Distribution will be tonight, Wednesday, November 16th, from 5pm – 8pm at First Presbyterian Church (FPC) at 124 Henry St. Distribution will be OUTSIDE in front of the church.

This week’s vegetables (retail value $60):
1 head LETTUCE
2 lbs JAPANESE SWEET POTATOES
1 SPAGHETTI SQUASH
1 head WHITE CAULIFLOWER
1 head NAPA CABBAGE or 1 KOREAN MOO
1 head BROCCOLI
1 bunch ARUGULA
1 bunch SCALLIONS
1 bulb FENNEL
1 head YELLOW CAULIFLOWER

BBCSA 2022 Distribution #23 – A week

For full, A week vegetable, fruit, and cheese shares:  
Distribution will be tonight, Wednesday, November 9th, from 5pm – 8pm at First Presbyterian Church (FPC) at 124 Henry St. Distribution will be OUTSIDE in front of the church.

This week’s vegetables (retail value $60):
1 head LETTUCE
2 lbs GOLD POTATOES
1 head CAULIFLOWER
1 bunch SCALLIONS
1 head BROCCOLI
1 head BOK CHOY
1 AUTUMN FROST SQUASH
1 bunch CILANTRO
1/2 lb SPINACH
2 lbs SWEET POTATOES

BBCSA 2022 Distribution #21 – A week

For full, A week vegetable, fruit, and cheese shares:  
Distribution will be tonight, Wednesday, October 26th, from 5pm – 8pm at First Presbyterian Church (FPC) at 124 Henry St. Distribution will be OUTSIDE in front of the church.

This week’s vegetables (retail value $54):
1 head LETTUCE
2 lbs  SWEET POTATOES
1 head CAULIFLOWER
1 bunch CHARD
1 bunch BEETS
1 head NAPA CABBAGE
1 head BROCCOLI
1 SPAGHETTI SQUASH
1 BELL PEPPER 

Fruit:
1 (3lb) bag  CORTLAND & GOLDEN DELICIOUS APPLES

Cheese:
1 CAMEMBERT

Winter CSA registration is open!

The Brooklyn Bridge CSA and Sang Lee Farms are offering a five week early winter vegetable CSA share with deliveries starting on November 22nd, 2022 and running weekly until December 20th, 2022. Please read this entire email for share details, including any additional offerings. We are once again combining with DUMBO/Vinegar Hill CSA for this program, pick up location is at FPC this year.  Registration is on a first come first served basis. Register here! 

The vegetables for each distribution are a mix of cool weather field harvested vegetables, greenhouse vegetables, and storage vegetables.  The items per week may include: Brussels sprouts . Cauliflower . Broccoli . Cabbage . Carrots . Beets . Sweet Potatoes . Potatoes . Rutabaga . Turnips . Kohlrabi . Lettuce heads . Bok Choy . Herbs . Spinach . Kale . Radishes.  You can find last year’s full share contents here.

We are offering  the 5 Week Winter Share at a FULL membership level only this season.  The FULL share is expected to include 8-10 items and members will pick up EVERY WEEK. You are welcome to share your membership with someone else but we will not offer a HALF share for the short season. Prices for each share amount are listed on the registration form.

Delivery days are on Tuesdays (see below) for 5 consecutive weeks, pick up at First Presbyterian Church of Brooklyn (124 Henry St). Cost information for all shares on registration form.  Sponsor shares and reduced-price shares available (see registration form for details).

Delivery dates:

  • Tuesday November 22nd (Thanksgiving week)
  • Tuesday November 29th
  • Tuesday December 6th
  • Tuesday December 13th
  • Tuesday December 20th (Christmas Week)

Add-ons available:

  • Briermere Farms is offering a winter FRUIT share (5 deliveries of approximately 3 lbs. of apples or pears each).
  • A CHEESE Share with fresh Goat’s, Sheep or Cow’s Milk Cheeses (5 deliveries of approx 4-8oz per week) from Long Island or Hudson Valley cheese makers.  

PLEASE NOTE: You must sign up for a winter vegetable share to purchase fruit or cheese shares.

Pickup Location:
First Presbyterian Church  (124 Henry St) in Brooklyn Heights from 5:00-7:30 pm (note the change in pick up times) on the dates above.
REGISTER HERE FOR THE ABOVE SHARES

Deadline to register: Tuesday, Nov 8 at noon/12pm (We have a very limited number of shares available, so enrollment is on a first-come, first served basis.)

We will be in touch with you about volunteering after you register.

Please Note: The Brooklyn Bridge CSA accepts subsidies to help provide access to vegetable shares to low-income families. CSA stands for community supported agriculture and we believe that everyone in the community should have access to quality organic vegetables. Your subsidy will go towards a vegetable share for a low-income family in the Brooklyn Heights neighborhood of Brooklyn.

We will send you an email confirmation when we receive your payment.

As always, please contact us with any questions.

BBCSA 2022 Distribution #19 – A week

For full, A week vegetable, fruit, and cheese shares:  
Distribution will be tonight, Wednesday, October 12th, from 5pm – 8pm at First Presbyterian Church (FPC) at 124 Henry St. Distribution will be OUTSIDE in front of the church.

This week’s vegetables (retail value $54):
1 head LETTUCE
1 head SAVOY CABBAGE
1 bunch PARSLEY
1 ASIAN WHITE RADISH 
1.5 lbs POTATOES
1/2 lb FAIRYTALE EGGPLANT 
1 BUTTERNUT SQUASH
1 bunch RADISHES
1 bunch LEEKS
1 head BOK CHOY

Fruit:
1 (3lb) bag BOSC PEARS  + RED DELICIOUS / EMPIRE APPLES

Cheese:
2 piece ASSORTED CHEVRE

BBCSA 2022 Distribution #17 – A week

For full, A week vegetable, fruit, and cheese shares:  
Distribution will be tonight, Wednesday, September 28th, from 5pm – 8pm at First Presbyterian Church (FPC) at 124 Henry St. Distribution will be OUTSIDE in front of the church.

This week’s vegetables (retail value $57.00):
1 bunch ARUGULA
1 bunch CILANTRO
1 head LETTUCE
3/4 SHISHITO PEPPERS
2 ACORN SQUASH
2 EGGPLANTS
1 bunch GUY LON (Chinese Broccoli)
1 bunch RADISHES
2 lbs SWEET POTATOES
1 bunch SCALLIONS

Fruit:
1 (3lb) bag ASSORTED PEARS  + RED DELICIOUS APPLES

Cheese:
1 NIMBUS TRIPLE CREAM

BBCSA 2022 Distribution #16 – B week

For full, A week vegetable, fruit, and cheese shares:  
Distribution will be tonight, Wednesday, September 21st, from 5pm – 8pm at First Presbyterian Church (FPC) at 124 Henry St. Distribution will be OUTSIDE in front of the church.

This week’s vegetables (retail value $57.00):
1 SPAGHETTI SQUASH
1.5 lbs TOMATOES
2 BABY BOK CHOY
1 bunch BEETS
2 ONIONS
1.5 lbs POTATOES
1 head LETTUCE
2 BELL PEPPERS
1 bunch PARSLEY
1 bunch ONG CHOY

Fruit:
1 (3lb) bag ANJOU & SECKLE & SITTING PEARS  + CORTLAND APPLES

Cheese:
1 STELLA VALLIS

BBCSA 2022 Distribution #15 – A week

For full, A week vegetable, fruit, and cheese shares:  
Distribution will be tonight, Wednesday, September 14th, from 5pm – 8pm at First Presbyterian Church (FPC) at 124 Henry St. Distribution will be OUTSIDE in front of the church.

This week’s vegetables (retail value $60.00):
1 bunch FRESH GINGER (1/2 lb)
2 BELL PEPPERS
1 bunch ARUGULA
1 head LETTUCE
3/4 lb GREEN BEANS
1 bunch RADISHES
1 bunch SCALLIONS
3/4 lb GRAPE TOMATOES
1 lb POTATOES
1 head NAPA CABBAGE

Fruit:
1 (3lb) bag ANJOU & SECKLE PEARS  + GALA APPLES

Cheese:
1 POLLENBERT

BBCSA 2022 Distribution #14 – B week

For full, B week vegetable, fruit, and cheese shares:  
Distribution will be tonight, Wednesday, September 7th, from 5pm – 8pm at First Presbyterian Church (FPC) at 124 Henry St. Distribution will be OUTSIDE in front of the church.

This week’s vegetables (retail value $60.00):
2 ONIONS
3 piece BEETS
1 head BOK CHOY
1 head LETTUCE
2 BELL PEPPERS
1 bulb KOHLRABI
3/4 lb GRAPE TOMATOES
1.5 lbs TOMATOES
1 bunch BASIL
2 EGGPLANTS

Fruit:
1 (3lb) bag PEACHES, NECTARINES & ASIAN PEARS

Cheese:
1 TOMATO BASIL TILLSIT