It's May at Los Angeles farmers markets, which means the arrival of stone fruit — yes, already, if you can believe that — with the first cherries and peaches, nectarines and even apricots. Also in late spring markets right now: English peas, fava beans, peppers, artichokes and strawberries. Check out our virtual grocery list, taken at the Wednesday Santa Monica farmers market. And yes, it tastes as good as it looks.

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