Sunday, September 26, 2021
Sept. 26, 2021

Linkedin Pinterest
Liferight chevron arrow icon

Food

Layering sauteed kale and mushrooms instead of meat between the noodles makes this cheesy lasagna a healthier alternative to the classic Italian pasta dish.

Kale makes lasagna healthier

Layering sauteed kale and mushrooms instead of meat between the noodles makes this cheesy lasagna a healthier alternative to the classic Italian pasta dish.

May 19, 2021, 6:04am Food

Lasagna is a favorite Italian pasta for many reasons, but mostly because it’s easy to assemble and can be adapted to any diet. Time and again I’ve stacked a savory mixture of red sauce and cooked ground beef or sausage between the layers. But like a lot of people, I’m… Read story

Sweet and sour beef.

Simple stir-fry dish made in minutes

Sweet and sour beef.

May 19, 2021, 6:04am Food

Sweet and sour beef is a popular Chinese stir-fry dish. Here’s a simple version that has great flavor and can be made in minutes. The sweet and sour sauce is light so it gently coats the beef and vegetables blending the flavors together, but not masking the taste of each… Read story

Couscous Risotto With Asparagus (Milk Street)

Treat couscous like risotto for creamy, fresh meal

Couscous Risotto With Asparagus (Milk Street)

May 19, 2021, 6:04am Food

Sometimes the key to easy, flavorful weeknight cooking is looking at dishes in a different way. Risotto, for instance. In typical recipes, chicken broth is added to rice in stages, requiring constant stirring that knocks loose starches that combine with butter and broth to create a creamy sauce. Read story

Chocalate-chip sour cream coffee cake.

Learn to use – and love – your cast-iron skillet

Chocalate-chip sour cream coffee cake.

May 19, 2021, 6:03am Food

Anne Byrn’s black Griswold has been a workhorse in her kitchen. She has fried bacon, cooked pancakes, seared salmon and baked Southern-style cornbread in the 12-inch cast-iron skillet umpteen times. Read story

These rhubarb delights feature fresh rhubarb with an unusual rhubarb streusel topping.

Rhubarb ‘Cakies’ a loving homage to Aunt Velma’s exquisite cookies

These rhubarb delights feature fresh rhubarb with an unusual rhubarb streusel topping.

May 19, 2021, 6:02am Clark County Life

My favorite thing about family gatherings wasn’t my family. I mean, they were all right, as far as that goes. I had a bevy of great-aunts and one great-uncle, Gary, who taught me how to crack my knuckles, to my parents’ continued annoyance. “Stop cracking your knuckles! You’ll get arthritis… Read story

Karaage (Japanese fried chicken) (Photos by Hillary Levin/St.

Chicken offers a world of possibilities

Karaage (Japanese fried chicken) (Photos by Hillary Levin/St.

May 18, 2021, 6:05am Food

Some people look at chicken and see something boring. Bland. Blah. Read story

Fair food culture thrives year-round at Salem food carts and restaurants

May 17, 2021, 6:00am Food

SALEM. Ore. — The Oregon State Fair comes but once a year, offering us one fleeting moment to explore the strange culinary delight that is fair food. Read story

This combination photo shows Lori Jackson cooking a steak and asparagus recipe she found on Tik Tok, from left, an image of the Tik Tok app and a recipe for a tomato and feta pasta dish that went viral on Tik Tok.

Home cooks find antidote to blandness on TikTok videos

This combination photo shows Lori Jackson cooking a steak and asparagus recipe she found on Tik Tok, from left, an image of the Tik Tok app and a recipe for a tomato and feta pasta dish that went viral on Tik Tok.

May 17, 2021, 6:00am Food

From sourdough to feta pasta, much of the last year at home has been food-focused. And one driver of these delectable fads is the social media platform TikTok. Read story

How a Seattle line cook found community during COVID-19 by creating a restaurant industry cookbook

May 16, 2021, 6:30am Food

SEATTLE — When Sarah Monson got laid off from her job as a cook at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, she went home and kept on cooking. She and pretty much everyone she knows didn’t know what else to do — the Seattle restaurant industry is a tight-knit one,… Read story

Salmon Creek Farmers’ Market opens June 8

May 15, 2021, 6:01am Business

The Salmon Creek Farmers’ Market will open June 8 in a new location: the southeast side of Kaiser Permanente Salmon Creek Medical Office’s parking lot at 14406 N.E. 20th Ave. Read story