Abundance on the Farm Tables Here’s what fresh at the Pike Place farmers market and at our three Express markets around Downtown: Xai Cha: If you didn’t pick up a sweet, juicy Pineapple tomato last week you’ll definitely want to grab one this week. Xai Cha has a table full of delicious tomatoes but this is one you don’t want to miss. […]
Lions and dragons take over Pike Place this Monday for Mee Sum Pastry’s 30th anniversary celebration! There will be free treats and Chinese fireworks too. Date: Aug. 26, time: noon – 12:25 pm. On Pike Place. More info: http://www.pikeplacemarket.org/events/mee-sum-pastry-dragon-dance-and-celebration
Sweet corn is at Pike Place Market farmers markets, fresh from our farmers’ fields! Put a twist on a summer favorite by creating a modern (and easy) succotash. Modern Succotash Recipe Step 1: Sauté corn kernels (scraped from the cob with a knife) with edamame thawed from the freezer and cherry tomato halves in a little butter and […]
Blackberries + pancakes + syrup = Heaven.
Pike Place Market has fuzzy, sweet yet tart, juicy PEACHES, fresh from the orchard! Quick Grilled Peaches Salad Recipe: Slice the peach in half and brush with oil; grill cut side down over direct heat for two to three minutes until browned, and flip to the other side for a minute; serve atop spinach salad […]
Washington Celebrates Farmers Market Week August 4 – 10 Sweet Corn and Pepper Salsa Recipe Thissimple,versatilesalsamadefromfarmfreshingredientsgatheredatyourlocalfarmersmarketcanbeservedwith spicerubbedpork,grilledfish,chickenorsteak,ortrymixingitwithbeansorgrilledtempehfor avegetariantwist.Add wholegrainsandaleafygreensaladandyouhavea healthy,deliciousmealfor 4.(Leftoversgogreatwithyourfavorite chipsorahunkofcrustybread!) Ingredients 4earsof sweetcorn 6ea.mixedsweetandhotpeppers 1ea.mediumsizedsweetonion 2ea.garliccloves,minced 1pt.cherrytomatoes,halved 1bunchcilantro Vegetableoilofyourchoice Salt& pepper,juiceof 1 lemon Directions Cutthecornkernelsfrom theearsofcorn. Dicethepeppersandonions. Sautétheonionsandgarlicina littleoil,over mediumheat,untilfragrant. Addthecornandpeppersandsautéuntiltender.Seasonwithsalt,pepperand lemonjuice. Addtomatoesandchoppedcilantro.Letcool.Youcanserveimmediately,butitwillbebetterthenextday! Recipe courtesyofChef JasonBrzozowy ofTilthRestaurant,Seattle,WA WashingtonState FarmersMarket Association www.wafarmersmarkets.com Pike Place Market Farmers Market