<link>http://www.flora-farms.com/apps/blog</link> <description /> <language>en</language> <pubDate>Thu, 05 Jan 2012 11:32:34 GMT</pubDate> <lastBuildDate>Mon, 11 Dec 2017 14:50:53 GMT</lastBuildDate> <ttl>60</ttl> <item> <title>Celebrate Father´s Day at Flora Farms! http://www.flora-farms.com/apps/blog/celebrate-father´s-day-at-flora-farms <div content-type="media" style="width: 100%; margin-top: 10px; margin-bottom: 10px; text-align: center;"> This Saturday Night Join Us for a Father&acute;s Day Pig Roast,</div> <div content-type="media" style="width: 100%; margin-top: 10px; margin-bottom: 10px; text-align: center;"> Movie on the Lawn, and a Live band playing the rock classics!</div> <div content-type="media" style="width: 100%; margin-top: 10px; margin-bottom: 10px; text-align: center;"> <img original-height="302" original-width="400" src="http://static.wixstatic.com/media/1124e9_68342a2923752abda2bebde5d249e5ed.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 636px; height: 480px;" /></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> <span id="yui_3_2_0_1_1339610769514900" style="color: rgb(27, 0, 0);">Festivities will start at 5:30. </span><span id="yui_3_2_0_1_1339610769514900" style="color:rgb(27, 0, 0);">Live music will be played till 8pm</span><br /> <br /> <span style="color:rgb(27, 0, 0);"><strong>Chevy Chase&acute;s</strong><strong> National Lampoon&acute;s Vacation </strong></span> <span style="color:rgb(27, 0, 0);"><strong>&nbsp;</strong></span><span style="color:rgb(27, 0, 0);">will be shown at 8:30 pm </span></p> <div style="text-align: center;"> Our American style pig roast will include; Mac and Cheese, Coleslaw, Baked Beans, Shortcake, and much more!</div> <p style="text-align: center;"> 35 dollars per person and 18 dollas for 12 and under</p> <div content-type="media" style="width: 100%; margin-top: 10px; margin-bottom: 10px; text-align: center;"> <img original-height="600" original-width="395" src="http://static.wixstatic.com/media/1124e9_32647e674209dfa45588a799880f8c6d.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 395px; height: 600px;" /></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> Join us this Sunday for Father&acute;s Day Brunch and a&nbsp; Croquet and Bocce Ball Tounament on the Lawn!</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="434" original-width="653" src="http://static.wixstatic.com/media/1124e9_1411f0a4ebe803219679f55c7fc6f683.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 653px; height: 434px;" /></div> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;All Dads will be treated to a complimentary house drink!</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> <span id="yui_3_2_0_1_13396107695141196" style="color:rgb(27, 0, 0);font-size:18pt;">For Reservations:</span></p> <p style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;"> &nbsp;</p> <div align="center" style="text-align:center;"> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001GPPIaLb-kNBIiGPg170oIeQJkEmEbsS0Cf0GB6SlGvBw6FGYvswfU9WnuQMtZUZEumyTF2V0vTX8ILN2RFMr-WfP_jZycbVb8CBLrLjkrlHiz7EkZe0_MF-NqIr7Prb50ZyoGKwB5CM=" rel="nofollow" shape="rect" style="color:rgb(0, 0, 0);font-size:18pt;" target="_blank"><span class="yshortcuts" id="lw_1339610789_0">http://m.flora-farms.com/reservations/</span></a></div> Wed, 13 Jun 2012 15:34:13 GMT c1f423cd-32f9-4f4f-82c4-3cfee24be448 Flora Farm´s Action Packed Saturday http://www.flora-farms.com/apps/blog/pig <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="877" original-width="653" src="http://static.wixstatic.com/media/1124e9_346830012aa83636b90c2bf0f8d09da2.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 653px; height: 877px;" /></div> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> Our tasty spit roasted pig was brined with maple and rosemary&nbsp; for 12 hours and slow roasted for 8. Delicious!</div> <div content-type="media" style="width: 100%; margin-top: 10px; margin-bottom: 10px;"> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="870" original-width="653" src="http://static.wixstatic.com/media/1124e9_51b3462bf9c1128c6d70924029dd0894.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 653px; height: 870px;" /> </div> <p> The sides included a beautiful assortment of house made pickles, olives, romesco sauce, eggplant puree, bread salad, sausage stuffed onions and freash baked breads.</p> </div> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="630" original-width="653" src="http://static.wixstatic.com/media/1124e9_73cb1cd4f26d94442733f3c6dbe1b990.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 653px; height: 630px;" /></div> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> One of the many charming tables at the table dressing contest.</div> <div content-type="media" style="width: 100%; margin-top: 10px; margin-bottom: 10px;"> <img original-height="489" original-width="653" src="http://static.wixstatic.com/media/1124e9_4bcc01397c3a3840db84fafc8e896572.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 653px; height: 489px;" /></div> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="489" original-width="653" src="http://static.wixstatic.com/media/1124e9_0b2ea07afff0b17bd32877883e034f24.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 653px; height: 489px;" /></div> <p> The shamans rocked out playing the rock and roll classics!</p> Wed, 13 Jun 2012 14:27:08 GMT d8bcfd3e-5602-4025-9836-4f110dfcf02f This Saturday Our Italian Style Pig Roast with Live Music and Movie on the Lawn! http://www.flora-farms.com/apps/blog/this-saturday-our-italian-style-pig-roast <div> <div align="center" style="text-align:center;"> <div> <div> <span><span style="font-family:Garamond, Times New Roman, Times, serif;"><img alt="Pig Roast" border="0" name="ACCOUNT.IMAGE.88" src="http://ih.constantcontact.com/fs064/1108436361939/img/88.jpg" vspace="5" width="474" /></span><br /> <span style="color:rgb(27, 0, 0);">BRING YOUR OWN TABLE &amp; SET UP!</span></span> <div align="center" style="text-align:center;"> <span><img border="0" name="ACCOUNT.IMAGE.91" src="http://ih.constantcontact.com/fs064/1108436361939/img/91.jpg" vspace="5" width="474" /></span> </div> <div align="center" style="text-align:center;"> <span style="color:rgb(27, 0, 0);">A Contest will be held for the &quot; Most Elegant&quot; table<br /> &quot; Most Creative&quot; table&nbsp; and the&quot; Best Group&quot; table. </span> </div> </div> &nbsp; </div> </div> <div align="center" style="text-align:center;"> <br /> <span style="color:rgb(27, 0, 0);">Prizes awarded will include Gift Certificates for Free Pizzas, Cocktails, the Market and lunch on the Farm!</span> </div> </div> <div align="center" style="text-align:center;"> <div> <br /> <span style="color:rgb(27, 0, 0);">Live Music&nbsp; and the Pig Roast will start at 5:30<br /> A local band will be playing the rock classics!</span> <br /> <br /> <span style="color:rgb(27, 0, 0);">The Movie,<strong> Big Night (1996) </strong></span> </div> <div> <span style="color:rgb(27, 0, 0);"><strong>&nbsp;</strong></span> <span style="color:rgb(27, 0, 0);">will be shown at 8:30 pm to go with our Italian theme.</span> </div> </div> <div align="center" style="text-align:center;"> <span style="color:rgb(27, 0, 0);font-size:12pt;"><em>&nbsp;</em></span></div> <div align="center" style="text-align:center;"> <span style="color:rgb(27, 0, 0);font-size:12pt;"><em>&quot;&nbsp;The movie that launched thousands of restaurant&nbsp; theme dinners.&nbsp; Perhaps no movie has ever captured the painstaking detail involved in creating a special<span> feast.&nbsp;&quot;</span></em></span></div> <p style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;"> <span style="color:rgb(27, 0, 0);">&nbsp;</span></p> <div align="center" style="text-align:center;"> <span style="color:rgb(27, 0, 0);"><em>Simply the best food movie ever made!</em></span></div> <div> &nbsp;</div> <div align="center" style="text-align:center;"> <span style="color:rgb(27, 0, 0);">The Buffet will include:</span></div> <div align="center" style="text-align:center;"> <span style="color:rgb(27, 0, 0);"><span style="color:rgb(27, 0, 0);">A Complimentary Glass of Prosecco</span><br /> A Rosemary and Maple Slow Roasted Pig</span></div> <div align="center" style="text-align:center;"> <span style="color:rgb(27, 0, 0);">A Kale and White Bean Salad</span> <br /> <span style="color:rgb(27, 0, 0);">Thyme Glazed Carrots</span> <br /> <span style="color:rgb(27, 0, 0);">Fresh Baked Rustic Italian Bread</span> <br /> <span style="color:rgb(27, 0, 0);">Italian Sandwich Fixings</span> <br /> <span style="color:rgb(27, 0, 0);">Tiramisu</span> <br /> <br /> <span style="color:rgb(27, 0, 0);">for $42 us pp</span> <br /> <span style="color:rgb(27, 0, 0);">$21 for 12 and under</span> <br /> <span style="color:rgb(27, 0, 0);">Three and Under Free</span></div> <div align="center" style="text-align:center;"> <br /> <span style="color:rgb(27, 0, 0);">For Reservations:</span></div> <div> &nbsp;</div> <div align="center" id="yui_3_2_0_1_1339092081247515" style="text-align:center;"> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001bGlD0EM-9rEvXtT2WyAnI-0iAKfv-tSjCZUyeiXqIRfdybP5fD69HvVUwH3gfxYgmK1xQo1FWCzJuOd67ZhklA7LyskoeiZSoHRYNI9nJzRWQl973rxOOHbLnJsg-8dklcyBVgOUWWE=" id="yui_3_2_0_1_1339092081247512" rel="nofollow" shape="rect" style="color:rgb(0, 0, 0);font-size:18pt;" target="_blank"><span class="yshortcuts" id="lw_1339092089_0">http://m.flora-farms.com/reservations/</span></a></div> Thu, 07 Jun 2012 14:18:45 GMT 30d7b463-735f-4f7b-9668-bb92c0e97890 Don´t Miss " Stray Dog Croquet¨ and Champagne Service on the Lawn at this Sunday Brunch at Flora Farms! http://www.flora-farms.com/apps/blog/don´t-miss-stray-dog-croquet¨-and-champagne <div content-type="media" style="width: 100%; margin-top: 10px; margin-bottom: 10px; text-align: center;"> <img original-height="466" original-width="375" src="http://static.wixstatic.com/media/1124e9_2f400c08f6fd5cd3ec61aacf4fc6c042.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 375px; height: 466px;" /></div> <div content-type="media-description" style="width:100%"> <p style="text-align: center;"> Come learn the rules, and play a game of&nbsp; &uml;Stray Dog Croquet&uml; this Sunday Brunch at Flora Farms.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> What better way to&nbsp; make the times more merry then Champagne service on the lawn while you play?</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> Also come try our new a la cart items we have added to our classic, family style brunch; the Farm Florentine, the Farm Benedict, and our House Made Granola with Fruit Plate.Yum!</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> </div> <p> &nbsp;</p> Thu, 07 Jun 2012 14:04:15 GMT bb5f476d-c9c0-41eb-b25e-1983b3d41861 Celebrate Your Birthday at Flora Farms! http://www.flora-farms.com/apps/blog/celebrate-your-birthday-at-flora-farms <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="489" original-width="653" src="http://static.wixstatic.com/media/1124e9_f1daec54b7ea40c5f130760147d467bf.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 653px; height: 489px;" /></div> <div content-type="media-description" style="width:100%"> <p> This Beautiful&nbsp; Birthday Cake is Carrot with Cream Cheese Frosting , decorated with Flowers from our garden.</p> </div> <p> &nbsp;</p> Thu, 07 Jun 2012 13:45:13 GMT 107162af-a941-4ce9-9c7e-a7868a9ce772 Pig Roast at Flora Farms http://www.flora-farms.com/apps/blog/pig-roast-at-flora-farms-1 <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="870" original-width="653" src="http://static.wixstatic.com/media/1124e9_028b0aacaf4ad5c45d29e81de230257e.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 653px; height: 870px;" /></div> <p> Brined with maple and rosemary for 12 hours, slow roasted for seven. Perfection!!!! I see weekly pig roasts in Flora Farm&acute;s furure. Stay Tuned.</p> Tue, 29 May 2012 14:01:15 GMT 6874968f-6a9c-437c-b216-fd2e2f0444e9 Mike Doyle´s Art Opening http://www.flora-farms.com/apps/blog/mike-doyle´s-art-opening <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="870" original-width="653" src="http://static.wixstatic.com/media/1124e9_2b12a2d598b64d1d9d9f1334f5f5a047.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 653px; height: 870px;" /></div> <div content-type="media-description" style="width:100%"> <p> Acrylics on Canvas by Mike Doyle along with cow skull from the artist&acute;s home</p> </div> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="870" original-width="653" src="http://static.wixstatic.com/media/1124e9_aeaf7dc9e6550027c84cf4674cdf7999.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 653px; height: 870px;" /></div> <div content-type="media-description" style="width:100%"> <p> &quot;Tiki Mike's&quot; surf board on display along with dried up trigger fish found walking the beach and then painted red.</p> </div> <p> &nbsp;</p> Thu, 24 May 2012 16:02:09 GMT 6b21df9b-c18a-471e-8e63-b47ae97e6ef0 Life at Flora Farms http://www.flora-farms.com/apps/blog/life-at-flora-farms <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <iframe allowfullscreen="allowFullScreen" frameborder="0" height="225px" src="http://player.vimeo.com/video/41095846?title=0&amp;byline=0&amp;portrait=0&amp;wmode=opaque" webkitallowfullscreen="webkitAllowFullScreen" width="400"></iframe></div> <div content-type="media" style="width: 100%; margin-top: 10px; margin-bottom: 10px;"> The Hollyhock Cottage is set at the fields edge and is the first of only 10 Culinary Cottages. The Culinary Cottages are built as farm outbuildings that have evolved over time- a hay barn that became the perfect field-side home by adding a shed kitchen and bedrooms. <br /> <br /> Here life is lived on the land we farm and seasons guide what you grow and eat. In these simple homes, with mullioned windows framing views of fields, mountains and sky, the preparation and sharing of food brings families together and creates traditions to pass down through generations. <br /> <br /> To learn about Cottage Ownwership please write natalie@flora-farms.com</div> <div content-type="media" style="width: 100%; margin-top: 10px; margin-bottom: 10px;"> film by Karen Nedivi</div> <div content-type="media" style="width: 100%; margin-top: 10px; margin-bottom: 10px;"> &nbsp;</div> <div content-type="media" style="width: 100%; margin-top: 10px; margin-bottom: 10px;"> &nbsp;</div> <p> &nbsp;</p> Fri, 18 May 2012 14:12:27 GMT 2450d9aa-b96d-4340-ac93-abaec7083ec3 Surf Legend/Artist/Author Mike Doyle at the Flora Farm´s Field Gallery http://www.flora-farms.com/apps/blog/surf-legendartistauthor-mike-doyle-at-the-flora <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="489" original-width="653" src="http://static.wixstatic.com/media/1124e9_d7ba16c6f7970d104a5d6b420f20b05e.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 653px; height: 489px;" /></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> <span id="yui_3_2_0_1_1337280634593928">Opening Night&nbsp; Wed. May 23rd , 6:00 to 8:30 pm<br /> Artist in Attendence,Book Signing and Live Music<br /> Wine and Appetizers will be Served<br /> Along with Mike&acute;s Paintings, his Painted Furniture, Surf Boards and Photos of the Artist at his Home and Studio will be shown.<br /> <br /> Doyle's works are bright with colors inspired by local landscapes and the odd creatures that inhabit them. Its an art infused with Doyl</span><span>e's devotion to a life of soul and adventure. </span></p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="642" original-width="653" src="http://static.wixstatic.com/media/1124e9_0e63df72b1f36760d1c96ff9eb3ae08b.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 653px; height: 642px;" /></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> <span id="yui_3_2_0_1_1337280634593933">&quot;A well respected art critic once called me a Primitivist&quot; says Doyle.&nbsp; &quot;I think that is an appropriate term for my art. I use my intuition and create spontaneously. Sometimes a mistake will become my theme and the painting flows from there.&nbsp; Its similar to a jazz musician moving into another phase and spontaneously creating as he improvises. Also the very atmosphere of being at lands end keeps me energized and able to create.</span>&quot;</p> Thu, 17 May 2012 15:00:04 GMT 715930fe-580c-4629-94e8-8151ad941a88 Movie Nights are Back at Flora Farms!!!! http://www.flora-farms.com/apps/blog/movie-nights-are-back-at-flora-farms <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="388" original-width="620" src="http://static.wixstatic.com/media/1124e9_26ba9d82247d7a7dafd4058e402901e0.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 620px; height: 388px;" /></div> <div content-type="media-description" style="width:100%"> <p> &nbsp;</p> <div style="text-align: center;"> <em id="yui_3_2_0_1_1337280634593819"><span id="yui_3_2_0_1_1337280634593816" style="font-size:18pt;font-family:Cambria, Georgia, Times New Roman, serif;"><span style="font-size: 16pt;"><b>Join us For Saturday Night Movie<br /> on the Lawn at Flora Farm!</b></span></span></em> </div> <div id="yui_3_2_0_1_1337280634593813"> <div style="text-align: center;"> <br /> <em id="yui_3_2_0_1_1337280634593819"><span id="yui_3_2_0_1_1337280634593816" style="font-size:18pt;font-family:Cambria, Georgia, Times New Roman, serif;"><span id="yui_3_2_0_1_1337280634593810" style="font-size:16pt;"><b id="yui_3_2_0_1_1337280634593807">We will be offering our House Made Charcuterie Picnic for two with a bottle of wine, $400 pesos<br /> &nbsp;or Pick up a Pizza and&nbsp;</b></span></span></em> </div> <div style="text-align: center;"> <em id="yui_3_2_0_1_1337280634593819"><span id="yui_3_2_0_1_1337280634593816" style="font-size:18pt;font-family:Cambria, Georgia, Times New Roman, serif;"><span id="yui_3_2_0_1_1337280634593810" style="font-size:16pt;"><b id="yui_3_2_0_1_1337280634593807">Enjoy the Movie. Bring: Blanket, Chair, and Enjoy! Movie Starts at Dark thirty!<br /> Concession stand will be up and running!<br /> <br /> &nbsp;Let us know your planning on coming: <a href="mailto:gloria@grupoverano.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><span class="yshortcuts" id="lw_1337283720_0">gloria@grupoverano.com</span></a></b></span></span></em> </div> </div> <div style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp; </div> <div style="color: rgb(85, 51, 15); font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 14pt; text-align: center;"> <br /> <span style="font-size:16pt;"><b><em><span style="font-family:Cambria, Georgia, Times New Roman, serif;">This Saturday Robin Hood with Errol Flynn<br /> <br /> What a strange and different movie this might have been had it starred Jimmy Cagney, as was originally planned. Happily his suave and seductive replacement Errol Flynn made the part his own and the movie still stands as one of the most energetic and likable swashbucklers of Hollywood's prewar heyday. Fine-tuned for endless thrills and maximum entertainment value, Robin Hood shows the Warner Brothers house style at its best, with every part, small or large, perfectly cast with</span></em><em><span style="font-family:Cambria, Georgia, Times New Roman, serif;"> one or another of the studio's contract players: Alan Hale as a rambunctious Little John, Eugene Pallette as a gravel-voiced Friar Tuck, Basil Rathbone as Sir Guy of Gisbourne and the breathily virginal Oliva de Havilland as a winsome Maid Marian.</span></em></b></span> </div> <div style="color: rgb(85, 51, 15); font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 14pt; text-align: center;"> &nbsp; </div> <div style="color: rgb(85, 51, 15); font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 14pt; text-align: center;"> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="435" original-width="653" src="http://static.wixstatic.com/media/1124e9_d22555bcbaecf1597146cf048ecef0db.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 653px; height: 435px;" /> </div> <p> &nbsp;</p> </div> </div> <p> &nbsp;</p> Thu, 17 May 2012 14:52:49 GMT a91337d5-eba3-435b-9999-e04d1848efb6