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Welcome to our Produce Dept.

Pat's IGA carries only the highest quality fresh fruits and vegetables, as well as locally grown produce when in season. Pat's produce department is in the capable hands of our produce manager, Carmine, with over 25 years experience. Carmine is well suited and qualified at seeking out the freshest and highest quality produce available. He is Familiar with local sources and buys from our local growers whenever possible. His display cases are always filled with the freshest produce available, buying from several key market hubs and suppliers that purchase from the growing states keeps our produce teaming with variety and freshness.

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Hand made Fruit Baskets

Let our experienced produce associates build a custom basket for that special occassion.

Tell us what you want in your basket, all fruit is nice, we can also add cheese and crackers, cookies and even a nice bottle of wine (byob). If you can think it we will do our best to build it.

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Fresh hand made salads

Your going to love our fresh hand made salads. Made fresh daily and packaged for easy take-out.Our daily offerings include:

Tossed Salad, Chef Salad, Caesar Salad, Buffalo Chicken Salad, Fresh Mozzarella and Tomato, Summer Salad with Raspberry Dressing and Mediterranian Salad.

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Cut Flowers and gardening supplies

We offer a seasonally changing cut flower program. Every month our cut flowers are bunched into seasonal themes and are offered in several sizes and price points. Our flowers come directly from the producing countries, giving them a longer display life in your home.

Come early spring we load up on many of your gardening necessities such as peat moss, cow manure, potting soil, top soil, bagged bark mulch and plant fertilizers.

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Locally Grown Produce

We value our local farmers and the crops that they grow so much that we visit our local growers in their seasons and stock our displays with local corn, beans, peppers, cabbage, tomatoes, cuccumbers. During the fall we load up on native Connecticut grown apples such as Mcouns, Honeycrisps, Macintosh, Empires, Red Delicious. Golden Delicious, Liberty apples. Also fresh pumpkins, gourds, small sugar pumpkins, and locally pressed apple cider.

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Fresh Organics

Our organic section currently features fresh salad blends by Olivia's and EarthBound. We also carry Organic carrots, mini peeled carrots, celery, celery hearts,romaine hearts, Bananas, strawberries,blueberries and several varieties of apples. We continue to expand our organic department on a regular basis.

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Fresh cut fruit and veges

Stop by our fresh cut fruit section, all our fruit is hand cut and packed in a variety of sizes. Selection is dictated by seasons.

Check out our fresh cut vegeshand packed on a daily basis and packed in a variety of sizes. When seasons permit we have: fresh cut peppers, onions, squashes, garlic and several variety packs.