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Willie Itule Produce hosts second annual dinner event

PHOENIX — Willie Itule Produce hosted it's second annual Farmers Market Pop-Up Dinner event on Tuesday evening, April 10, at its warehouse, here. The produce facility was transformed into a shabby-chic farmers market dream, complete with a long wooden table under glistening lights to enjoy dinner and conversation at.

Sponsors of the event included Babe Farms, Crystal Valley Foods, Andrew & Williamson Fresh Produce, and Pacific International Marketing. Local chefs and restaurants from around the valley, including Wrigley Mansion, The Mission, and Cartwright's Modern Cuisine, were also on hand to whip up some mouth-watering dishes utilizing the sponsoring companies freshest produce.

 

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