Indulging in the delectable local sweet corn during the summer/fall is an unparalleled experience, but this seasonal delight from Central New York farms is fleeting.
Last week, we asked you to share your favorite sources for sweet corn, and here are your responses in no particular order:
#1 undisputed pick!
Elizabeth's (3841 Oxford Road, across from Hillside Garden's Apt's.)
Have you heard of this place? It is a very small stand and has been around for years. A family's hard work gives this absolute Gem, the best Sweet Corn around. Somewhat of a secret, you can pull up to the stand and quickly pick up your corn. You have to try this place as it is absolutely amazing.
Julianos (2365 NY-5, Utica, NY)
This farm boasts an impressive variety of fruits, vegetables, and flowers. Plus, it's a family-friendly destination.
Teel Farms (1141 North Gage Rd, Barneveld)
During the fall season, Teel Farms offers weekend hayrides from 10 AM to 5 PM. You can also try your luck in their corn maze, pick your own pumpkins, and they guarantee the sweetest sweet corn.
Chmielewskis Sweet Corn (Ridge Mills Road, Rome)
This weekend, treat yourself to their homegrown watermelon and cantaloupe while supplies last.
Savickis (3295 State Rt. 12, Clinton)
To ensure everyone's safety, the market allows a limited number of customers at a time. They kindly request that you consider calling ahead or placing your order online whenever possible.
Wagner's Farm (5841 Old Oneida Rd, Rome, NY 13440)
At Wagner's Farm, the fun doesn't stop when the sun goes down. Enjoy wagon rides until 11 PM, explore the illuminated corn maze, and wander through the sunflower field and walking trails, all open until 11 PM. You can also look forward to live entertainment every Friday and Saturday night.
Kids Market (Washington Mills, 9282 Kellogg Road, New Hartford)
This open-air market offers an array of local products from their farm and other local entrepreneurs. Find everything from flowers and gardening supplies to essential groceries. They even provide fruit basket deliveries, pumpkins, local cider, and Christmas trees.
Candella's in Marcy
Candella's is part of a family farm with over 90 years of operation. Pay a visit to Candella's Farm & Greenhouses in Marcy, NY, to stock up on fresh vegetables grown right on their farm. Everything is freshly picked daily and undeniably tasty. They welcome special orders and are ready to assist with your canning and freezing needs.
Enjoy your summertime corn adventure in Central New York!