Looking for Memorial Day weekend plans? Slow Food Chicago and Bang Bang! Pie Shop have you covered! Stop by Bang Bang on Saturday, May 24 from 9am-4pm for a piece of homemade pie, made-from-scratch biscuits, or iced coffee in their delightful backyard – and go home with beautiful, locally-grown heirloom tomato seedlings for your garden!
Did we mention that Bang Bang was featured in Bon Appetit Magazine’s list of must-go Logan Square spots?
All seedling proceeds benefit Slow Food Chicago’s preSERVE garden in North Lawndale.
We’ll have dozens of heirloom varieties including:
Amana Orange, Azoychka, Black Cherry, Black Ethiopian, Black Krim, Black Prince, Bradley, Brandywine OTV, Brandywine Sudduth, Clint Eastwood’s Rowdy Red, Copia, Costoluto Genovese, Delicious, Elmer’s Old German, Cherokee Purple, Fargo, Gary Ibsen’s Gold, Gigantesque, Mom’s Paste, Mortgage Lifter, Mr. Brown, Old German, Pink Grapefruit, Sunset’s red Horizon, Tennessee Surprise, Wisconsin 55, Zarnitza, Zhefan Short Kellogg’s Breakfast, Box Car Willie, Chocolate Stripes
We’ll also have some interesting hybrids:
Indigo Blue Berries, Indigo Blue Beauty, Indigo Blue Beans, Wild Boar Mint Julep Green Plum Tomato, Wild Boar Solar Flare, Wild Boar Pork Chop Yellow Tomato, Indigo Apple Purple Tomato, Bush Goliath Hybrid VFN, Rainbow Cherry Blend Tomato, and Tie Dye Hybrid Tomato
Interested in Volunteering at the Seedling Sale? E-mail Kate at firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up!