HOW SWEET IT IS
It's not just fruits and vegetables around here, folks, we've got something for everyone. Come take a stroll and discover the sweeter side of life - and the Little Italy Mercato - and what it has to offer.
Mikolich Honey brings only the best local, raw honey in varieties that change with the season and what's in bloom. Right now it's a light as can be blend of wild sage and alfalfa, but keep an eye out for a few jars of buckwheat honey too.
Caramel sauce isn't just an ice cream topper anymore. Owner of Praline Patisserie, Cruz Caudillo, gives his customers great, outside the box tips for using the his caramel sauces. Flavors like lavender and smoked applewood can be used to sweeten teas or in marinades, but we won't tell if you just want to eat it by the spoon full.
Viva Pops is back in regular rotation through the summer. Find their red umbrella and little Popsicle cart, and you've found the prefect treat. Using what's fresh and in season, Viva Pops creates out of this world flavors like blackberry and violet cream, apricot lemongrass and spicy chocolate chipotle.