How do you check your fruit? Do you pick up a peach and check for firmness? Do you touch the tomatoes to see if it's the perfect one. How do you judge asparagus? Or Bannana's, or cherries?
You can't pick up or touch any of the fruit at Idlywilde with out getting yelled at, embarrased and down right kicked in the face by the staff at the store. The man put on a production as if here were performing on broadway, the only thing missing was him dressing in drag and doing the hula! He says "OUR customer's don't want their food touched." I replied, " wasn't licking the food, or spitting on it. I just was looking at it. You had a basket with bad strawberries, I wanted to make sure the one I purchased had good berries!"
I have been shopping at Idylwilde since I moved from Louisiana a few years ago. It was great, I loved it there. I could get almost everything I could get back home to make the dinners I missed most.
But I will not do it, again. Lull Farm is the way to go, almost every fruit and vegitable is grown at their farm, it's fresh, and the owner's,manager's nd employees actually smile and are proud of what they do and sell.
By the way, Lull's corn, my family couldn't get enough! Heading back today for more!!!!