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Help me find great produce in the Monterey Bay Area

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Help me find great produce in the Monterey Bay Area

mspea | Sep 5, 2006 05:38 PM

I spend a lot of weekends in Pacific Grove, and I can't believe that in the heart of one of the largest agricultural areas in the country, I can't seem to find decent produce. {Since I'm only here on weekends, the Tues/Thurs Farmers markets aren't an option.) I know I can always go to Whole Foods, but I've never been wowed by WF, even ignoring the prices. (Plus, I'd like something a little more "local.") I've also tried, and been underwhelmed by, Earthbound Farms, the little produce market in the former gas station on Lighthouse, and the larger produce market off Del Monte near the entrance to highway 1. So far the best I've found is Star Market, but that's quite a schlep for everyday shopping. So is there a farm stand, produce market or grocery store with good produce I'm missing?

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