How Lonesome Whistle Farm Found Local Success

Black Dakota Popcorn is one of the most popular grains developed by this Central Oregon farm, a major supplier of heirloom grains and beans in the Pacific Northwest.

Prosciutto, Arugula and Red Pepper Pizza

Prosciutto, Arugula and Red Pepper Pizza

Making homemade pizza is one of the best ways to use fresh ingredients for a quick, easy-to-assemble meal. With red bell peppers glutting the markets this month, and fresh arugula… See More

Grilled Chicken Burgers with Garlic Aioli

Grilled Chicken Burgers with Garlic Aioli

One of my latest “required duties” for The Local Dish is to try out recipes and snap some interesting photos of the final plate. It’s fun, focused (no pun intended),… See More

The Backstory on CSA’s

So your friend excitedly tells you they just got their first CSA box delivered and that they’ve been having a great time learning about the endless ways to prepare chard… See More

Siren SeaSA: SF’s only Seafood CSA

Unless you’re out in the waters yourself, it’s pretty hard these days to find fresh, local seafood. Think that salmon and his buddies chillin’ in the Safeway case came from… See More


This recipe is part of a weekly column written by Seattle-based writer, Amie Simon, about creating delicious meals using the ingredients in her weekly local CSA delivery box. Comfort Food… See More

Champagne and Fennel Salmon

This recipe was part of our “Out of the Box” weekly column written by Seattle resident Amie Simon about creating tasty dishes at home from her local CSA delivery box…. See More

Sugar Snap Pea and Carrot Stir-Fry

This recipe is part of a weekly column where I use ingredients from my local CSA delivery box to prepare a meal. Summer has finally arrived in Seattle (better late… See More