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Mediterranean Summer Vegetable Stir-Fry.

Mediterranean stir-fry a colorful veggie meal

Mediterranean Summer Vegetable Stir-Fry.

September 2, 2020, 6:05am Food

Summer vegetables are at the peak of their season and markets are filled with eggplants, zucchini, red bell peppers. I’m always tempted to buy them all at once, but I want to use them immediately. My answer is to use them in a stir-fry. This is a colorful vegetarian meal. Read story

Change up Sloppy Joes by using ground buffalo

September 2, 2020, 6:04am Food

Sloppy Joes are a great family pleaser, made from ground meat, onions, green bell pepper, tomato sauce, capers and raisins. The success of the dish is the blending of sweet and savory flavors. Read story

Sweet and spicy pickled peppers add color and a bit of heat to a grilled burger.

Pickled peppers are perfection on grilled burgers

Sweet and spicy pickled peppers add color and a bit of heat to a grilled burger.

September 2, 2020, 6:03am Food

Cucumber pickles are a favorite condiment for burgers and hot dogs, but they’re not the only briny vegetable worth pulling out of a jar. Read story

Spicy wings great for Labor Day

September 2, 2020, 6:02am Food

These sweet and spicy chicken wings are baked in the oven and then crisped under the broiler. It’s perfect for the upcoming holiday weekend or anytime. I separated the drumettes from the flats for easier serving. Read story

The crust on this cobbler bakes up golden brown, slightly chewy around the edges and chock full of juicy peach chunks.

Cobblers, Crisps and Crumbles

The crust on this cobbler bakes up golden brown, slightly chewy around the edges and chock full of juicy peach chunks.

September 2, 2020, 6:02am Clark County Life

For the technically minded among you, here’s a brief primer on the differences between cobblers, crisps and crumbles, which are especially popular in Washington because of our glorious abundance of fruit. Read story

Pan-roasted corn, off the cob, served in corn husks (Hillary Levin/St.

Pan-roasting corn makes flavor even sweeter

Pan-roasted corn, off the cob, served in corn husks (Hillary Levin/St.

September 2, 2020, 6:01am Food

It’s getting so you can’t take a step without treading on an ear or two of corn. Read story

Roasted cauliflower becomes the star for a twist on nachos. It's still decadent with plenty of melted cheese, but also somewhat healthier than standard nachos.

How to roast summer’s bounty of vegetables ahead for meals later

Roasted cauliflower becomes the star for a twist on nachos. It's still decadent with plenty of melted cheese, but also somewhat healthier than standard nachos.

September 2, 2020, 6:00am Food

Sure, it sounds crazy to heat up a hot summer kitchen to roast our farmers market vegetables. Bear with me. A fridge brimming with containers of roasted cauliflower, eggplant, onions, peppers, mushrooms and squash practically guarantees phenomenal salads, omelets, grain bowls, sandwiches and pasta dishes. To say nothing of savory snacks at the ready. Read story

It’s still the water: Meet Olympia Artesian Vodka

August 30, 2020, 6:02am Food

Olympia — There’s a new beverage in the Olympia area that’s going to sound awfully familiar to those who grew up drinking a beer from the local brewery. Read story

The new Toast-Yay! Girl Scout cookies.

Girl Scouts to debut French-toast cookie

The new Toast-Yay! Girl Scout cookies.

August 28, 2020, 6:05am Food

The Girl Scouts of the United States of America has announced that it will release a new French-toast inspired cookie called Toast-Yay! The new flavor will be available in select areas when the 2021 cookie season starts in January. Read story

Fresh leeks (iStock.com)

Market Fresh Finds: Giving leeks a try, from vegetable medley to soup

Fresh leeks (iStock.com)

August 28, 2020, 6:00am Clark County Life

Leeks are not a vegetable I ate at all when growing up. Is a leek just a big green onion? What parts do you eat? Do you eat it raw or only cooked? So many questions! Read story