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Eleven-year-old Gabe Fitzpatrick serves ice cream out of his parents’ Yay Big Yay High Yay Ice Cream Truck Saturday, May 14, 2022, outside Eisenhower Middle School in Everett, Washington. (Ryan Berry / The Herald)

Your guide to Everett’s food truck bonanza at Fisherman’s Village

Thirteen food trucks are there to feed you at the musical festival this week in downtown Everett. Here’s a rundown.

 

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This rainbow pasta salad doesn’t need a recipe

Pasta salad is the perfect canvas for your favorite veggies, cheeses, meats and dressings.

 

A cup of fresh brisket baked beans from Jeff's Texas Style BBQ. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Baked beans like no other — and you can make them at home

Jeff Knoch, owner of Jeff’s Texas Style BBQ in Marysville, shares the secrets behind his killer baked beans.

 

A customer picks up a bundle of salad turnips at the Radicle Roots Farm booth at the Snohomish Farmers Market on Thursday, May 5, 2022 in Snohomish, Washington. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Farmers Market season is here: Snohomish and Island counties guide

Farmers markets are one-stop shops for all things locally grown, homemade and delicious.

A customer picks up a bundle of salad turnips at the Radicle Roots Farm booth at the Snohomish Farmers Market on Thursday, May 5, 2022 in Snohomish, Washington. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
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This panzanella salad tastes like spring

With asparagus and sugar snap peas, this salad recipe is perfect for your farmers market finds.

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The Razzle-Dazzle Milk Punch ($14) at LJ's Bistro in Lake Stevens, with elderberry gin, raspberry, Pimm's and green tea. Friday, April 29, 2022. (Taylor Goebel / The Herald)

For a bite of spring, head to LJ’s Bistro in Lake Stevens

This restaurant is serious about delicious food, creative cocktails and fun times.

The Razzle-Dazzle Milk Punch ($14) at LJ's Bistro in Lake Stevens, with elderberry gin, raspberry, Pimm's and green tea. Friday, April 29, 2022. (Taylor Goebel / The Herald)
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The Food Forum: Lemon curd recipe has many delicious uses

Use it for pies, scones and ice cream — or just grab a spoon and dig in.

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Upcoming Snohomish County eateries

The Daily Herald’s monthly list of coming restaurants includes Wetzel’s Pretzels, Gyro Grill and Tacos El Lobo.

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Bakers Nechirvan Zebari, left, Amer Ali, Sam Hamber and Marwan Adham at Alida’s Bakery on Saturday, April 30, 2022 in Everett, Washington. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Fasting for Ramadan, these Everett bakers made delicious bread all day

Hunger and flatbread go hand-in-hand when you’re a Muslim baker during the holy month.

Bakers Nechirvan Zebari, left, Amer Ali, Sam Hamber and Marwan Adham at Alida’s Bakery on Saturday, April 30, 2022 in Everett, Washington. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
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Make your backyard ripe for organic vegetables this spring

A Whidbey gardening educator shares tips on how to grow your own in the Puget Sound climate.

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A light weeknight dinner, and a call for spring Forum recipes

The Forum is hungry for spring recipes. Until then, enjoy this easy weeknight shrimp dish.

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Tiffany Armstrong hands over an order from the Buddy Burger food trailer Saturday morning in the Everett, Washington on April 23, 2022. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Food truck raises $1,200 during Child Abuse Prevention Month

To celebrate its one-year anniversary, Buddy Burger raised money for Dawson Place Child Advocacy Center in Everett.

Tiffany Armstrong hands over an order from the Buddy Burger food trailer Saturday morning in the Everett, Washington on April 23, 2022. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Khao poon katee at Thai on Main Street Wednesday, April 20, 2022, in Monroe, Washington. (Ryan Berry / The Herald)

Funky, fresh: Monroe restaurant serves up traditional Lao dishes

Thai on Main Street is serving up fried beef jerky, minced pork, papaya salad and other Lao delicacies.

Khao poon katee at Thai on Main Street Wednesday, April 20, 2022, in Monroe, Washington. (Ryan Berry / The Herald)
Cannabis-infused sweet potato cheesecake is a creation of Charles Gill III. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Get baking to get baked: Tips on cooking with cannabis

Cannabis lovers share tips and the medicinal benefits of cooking with weed-infused oil.

Cannabis-infused sweet potato cheesecake is a creation of Charles Gill III. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
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Holiday leftovers: Crustless ham quiche and soy sauce eggs

Here’s some inspiration for repurposing your weekend leftovers.

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Oosterwyk’s Dutch Bakery's hot cross buns, filled with green and red cherries, currants and raisins are from Gerard Oosterwyk's signature recipe, according to his daughter and current owner Marja Oosterwyk. The bakery has been family-owned and run for 67 years and will celebrate its 101-year anniversary this summer. (Taylor Goebel / The Herald)

Holiday eating: Hot cross buns, matzo bark, meaty Easter pie

Here are some recipes and baked goods to mark Good Friday, Easter and Passover.

Oosterwyk’s Dutch Bakery's hot cross buns, filled with green and red cherries, currants and raisins are from Gerard Oosterwyk's signature recipe, according to his daughter and current owner Marja Oosterwyk. The bakery has been family-owned and run for 67 years and will celebrate its 101-year anniversary this summer. (Taylor Goebel / The Herald)
Yummy Deli in Everett serves up bánh mì, a Vietnamese sandwich that makes for a quick and satisfying lunch (or an anytime meal), on Friday, April 8, 2022. (Taylor Goebel / The Herald)

Find this delicious Vietnamese sandwich throughout Snohomish County

Bánh mì is as filling and delicious as it is quick and affordable.

Yummy Deli in Everett serves up bánh mì, a Vietnamese sandwich that makes for a quick and satisfying lunch (or an anytime meal), on Friday, April 8, 2022. (Taylor Goebel / The Herald)
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Food forum: An easy, satisfying pot of beans for a chilly spring day

An Everett reader shares his cozy one-pot bean recipe he perfected during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Catalyst Cafe in Everett carries gluten-free breads and other baked goods from Shambala Ancient Grain Bakery & Bistro in Mount Vernon, including this herbed garlic sourdough. Customers can place an order through Catalyst Cafe and pick up right in Everett. Wednesday, March 30, 2022. Taylor Goebel/The Herald.

These local baked goods lack gluten, but not flavor

Here are four Snohomish County-area purveyors that specialize in gluten-free menu items.

Catalyst Cafe in Everett carries gluten-free breads and other baked goods from Shambala Ancient Grain Bakery & Bistro in Mount Vernon, including this herbed garlic sourdough. Customers can place an order through Catalyst Cafe and pick up right in Everett. Wednesday, March 30, 2022. Taylor Goebel/The Herald.
A non-alcoholic old fashioned, made with espresso, is prepared at Nadine’s Coffee House Friday, March 25, 2022, in Everett, Washington. (Ryan Berry / The Herald)

All sip, no hangover: Local businesses serve up exciting, non-alcoholic drinks

Snohomish County businesses are embracing the non-alcoholic beverage market with exciting options.

A non-alcoholic old fashioned, made with espresso, is prepared at Nadine’s Coffee House Friday, March 25, 2022, in Everett, Washington. (Ryan Berry / The Herald)