|My Alphabe Thursday theme—Places I've Been|
The garlic festival was fun with loads to see and buy. Lots of cooking demonstrations. And, lots of arts, crafts, and vendors.
Best of all, this food festival had lots of food loaded with the food it features—garlic! There were the usual yummies, such as garlic bread, and the unusual—hello, garlic ice cream, which I remember as being rather delicious.
Celebrating its 37th year, the three-day festival will be July 24 to 26, 2015. It has always been in Gilroy, about an hour away from San Jose and the next town over from us. Here's the Gilroy Garlic Festival web site for information.
Uhmmmm, my imagination is already smelling the yummy aroma of garlic.
It's Alphabe Thursday with the delightful Jenny Matlock. To read what other bloggers have written about the letter G, please click here.
Ha! A Garlic Guy!!! I like the garlic banner . . .ReplyDelete
The tie-dye one? That was my favorite. The Husband and I bought tie-dye t-shirts from that vendor. My first bought tie-dye, too.Delete
I love garlic! This looks like it would be a fun and delicious festivalReplyDelete
You'd have a blast then, Birgit. Keep it in mind if you're in this area.Delete
Mmmmmmmm ... Garlic! :)ReplyDelete
I bet you and your Missus have some yummy recipes.Delete
I think I'd really enjoy that festival. Not sure about the ice cream though. It's a little far from here though.ReplyDelete
The garlic ice cream was pleasant tasting. It didn't have any of that raw garlicky taste. It must be sugar and cream that mellows the garlic taste.Delete
That must have been a lot of fun ! And then everybody smells the same :) !ReplyDelete
I love this festival.
I've gone twice but it's been years!
I think I need to go again because we think garlic is GREAT!
Thanks for bringing back some awesome memories!
I can smell that festival now!
I was in Gilroy yesterday and could smell the yummy garlic aroma all over town from the garlic processing plant. Uhhhhhhm. I'd wear eau d'garlic.Delete
awful piece of information, I had come to know about your blog from my friend vimal, mumbai,i have read atleast 3 posts of yours by now, and let me tell you, your blog gives the best and the most interesting information. This is just the kind of information that i had been looking for, i'm already your rss reader now and i would regularly watch out for the new posts, once again hats off to you! Thanks a million once again, Regards, cornish hen recipeReplyDelete