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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

Birria taco from Su Casa Marquez.

Taco trend: Clark County eateries find social media fave birria boosting sales

Birria taco from Su Casa Marquez.

May 14, 2021, 6:05am Clark County Life

Taco lovers throughout the United States have cast aside popular fillings like al pastor and carnitas in favor of a tender stewed meat infused with spices and chiles called birria. Read story

A Walla Walla sweet onion tart dish at Roots Restaurant and Bar in Camas.

Roots reopens in Camas after a yearlong hiatus

A Walla Walla sweet onion tart dish at Roots Restaurant and Bar in Camas.

May 14, 2021, 6:03am Business

Roots Restaurant and Bar has reopened after being closed for more than a year. Read story