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Discovering Autumn Delights, New England-Style, at Out Post Farm in Holliston, Mass.

Autumn delights at Out Post Farm in Holliston, Mass.
A most pleasing autumn scene at Out Post Farm.

Article, photos by Eric Hurwitz created for VisitingNewEngland.com on 9/27/2021. Find us on Twitter: @newenglandinfo

Some mistakenly regard Out Post Farm in Holliston, Mass. as just a destination for purchasing Thanksgiving turkeys but only thinking that way would be a "fowl" thought. There's so much more to see here at this beloved MetroWest farm stand!

Take autumn for example, when seasonal bells and whistles create many fall time delights for the senses. For starters, pumpkins dot the rural landscape to serve a commanding introduction to autumn in New England...

Pumpkins and tractor at Out Post Farm in Holliston, Mass.
Pumpkins, tractor.

A farm stand reveals wonderfully fresh, seasonal local produce.....

Farmstand at Out Post Farm in Holliston, Mass.
Produce from Out Post Farm.

And, of course, with apples at the forefront...

Local apples for the fall season at Out Post Farm in Holliston, Mass.
Apples, apples, apples...

Out Post Farm also features many comfort foods and drinks (and a beautiful pavilion area with picnic tables to enjoy your selections), perfect for the New England fall season like these homemade pies...

Homemade pies from Out Post Farm in Holliston, Mass.
Homemade pies.

that are meant to be consumed as soon as possible after purchasing!

Blueberry pie from Out Post Farm in Holliston, Mass.
Slice of blueberry pie.

The apple cider doughnuts rank amongst the best we've tasted in New England, with an intense, full-bodied apple taste and just enough sugar to sweeten this yummy snack. It's also bigger than most other local apple cider doughnuts...

Apple cider donut from Out Post Farm in Holliston, Mass.
Apple cider doughnut.

Perhaps getting ahead ourselves by first mentioning desserts before meals, the lunches at Out Post Farm also satisfy greatly with, as expected, turkey as a specialty. The menu goes beyond turkey, however, with broasted chicken, chicken Caesar wraps, ham paninis and more. Smoker Tuesdays from 12 noon to 7 p.m. offers smoked brisket, turkey, ribs and pulled pork that includes a choice of two sides: cole slaw, cucumber salad, baked beans and potato wedges.  BBQ Thursdays from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. offers a BBQ dinner with a choice of two sides: cole slaw, macaroni salad, potato salad, mashed potatoes and baked beans. The meal also includes corn and cornbread.  

Here is the Thanksgiving Turkey Wrap with fresh Out Post Farm turkey along with cranberry sauce and homemade stuffing...

Thankgoving wrap with turkey, cranberry sauce and stuffing from Out Post Farm in Holliston, Mass.
Thanksgiving wrap.

Additionally, take home items like the turkey pot pie are absolutely delicious...

Turkey pot pie from Out Post Farm in Holliston, MA.
Slice of turkey pot pie.

What really helps send Out Post Farm into the unofficial New England Hall of Fame for autumn farm stand destinations is the ambiance. The fresh air, open fields, natural surroundings and colorful mum and other flowers for sale provide a relaxing respite from hectic suburban and urban life.

Wildflowers at Out Post Farm in Holliston, Mass.
Wildflowers at Out Post Farm.

It's hard to believe Worcester, Mass. is less than 45 minutes away and Boston, Mass. and Providence, R.I. around a hour!

Pumpkins, farm at Out Post Farm in Holliston, Mass.
Pumpkins, farm...

If you have been to Out Post Farm and enjoy it as much as we do, please share this story with your family, friends and co-workers. If you haven't visited, we highly recommend you doing so as part of your fall travels and beyond in New England!


Outport Farm, Holliston, Mass.

Out Post Farm is located at 300 Prentice St., Holliston MA. Tel.508-429-5244

Pumpkins, flowers at Out Post Farm in Holliston, Mass.
Pumpkins, flowers at Out Post Farm.


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