August 21, 2020 | Volume 16, Issue 27
Market Updates
Once again, there is simply so much to look forward to this Saturday at the farmers market. Salsa season is upon us, and it makes the perfect snack on a summer day when you don't want to heat up the kitchen. Find the freshest, local ingredients for your favorite recipes like classic pico de gallo and tomatillo salsa, or more adventurous styles with peach, or strawberry.

Countless varieties of fruit can be found this Saturday. Fresh wild huckleberries are treasures of the season; don't miss out, as they may only be around for another week or so. Hami muskmelons, varied cantaloupe and watermelon will delight the taste buds. Excitingly, even more varieties of apples are arriving in this week. Find Zestar, Dandee Red, Gravenstein, Pristine, and Dolgo crab apples at Kiyokawa Family Orchards and even more at ProFarm Orchards, Maryhill Fruit Company and Pablo Munoz Farms. And that's just scratching the surface of the abundance offered at the farmers market this weekend!

On your way out, make sure to pick up your favorite to-go breakfast or lunch items whether it be sambusas, breakfast burritos, tamales, crepes, noodle soups or pastries.
Back this week: Alleamin, Ken and June's Hazelnuts, No Mess Chef, and Sacred Summit Herbal Elixirs and Chocolate.

Off this week: 503 Distilling, Dragonfly Forge, East Fork Cultivars, Freeland Spirits, Natures Best Oregon Honey, Orange and Blossom, Roundhouse Foods, The Fermentista, Westward Whiskey, and Wildland Kombucha.

Thank you for your continued support of the farmers market during this time! Sending just one member from your household and observing our safety guidelines is what supports us to stay safe and stay open. We look forward to seeing you from afar at the market this weekend!
Power of Produce (POP) Club activity sheets!
Along with many of the changes this season, we've missed offering weekly kids activities as part of our Power of Produce (POP) Club program. Now, for those who are looking for fun and educational activities to do with their kids, we'll be offering a monthly series of kids activity sheets!

This month's activity is Farmers Market Food Critic, and is geared toward kids aged kindergarten through 5th grade. You can pick it up this Saturday at the community board next to the information booth, or print it out yourself from here.
Recipe of the Week: Summer Vegetable Gratin

For the topping:
1/4 cup fresh breadcrumbs
1/3 cup grated Parmesan cheese
1 tablespoon olive oil
2 teaspoons finely chopped fresh parsley leaves
2 teaspoons finely chopped fresh thyme leaves

For the gratin:
2 medium zucchini squash (about 1 1/2 inches in diameter)
2 medium yellow zucchini (about 1 1/2 inches in diameter)
3 to 4 plum or Roma tomatoes
1/4 cup olive oil, divided
1 1/4 teaspoons kosher salt, divided
1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
1 small onion, thinly sliced
1/2 medium orange bell pepper, halved and thinly sliced
3 cloves garlic, minced


Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 375°F. Lightly coat an 8x8-inch baking dish with oil; set aside.

Make the topping:
Place all the ingredients in a small bowl and mix until combined; set aside.

Make the gratin:
Use a mandoline or a very sharp knife to cut the zucchini, yellow squash, and tomatoes crosswise into 1/4-inch rounds. Place in a large bowl, add 2 tablespoons of the oil, 1 teaspoon of the salt, and the pepper. Toss to combine; set aside.

Heat the remaining 2 tablespoons oil in a large frying pan over medium heat until shimmering. Add the onions, bell pepper, and remaining 1/4 teaspoon of salt. Cook, stirring occasionally, until the onions are tender and lightly browned, 10 to 12 minutes. Stir in the garlic and cook until fragrant, about 1 minute more.

Transfer the onion mixture to the baking dish and spread into an even layer. Place the zucchini, squash, and tomato slices on the onions, arranging them on their sides and alternating the slices as you go. Sprinkle the breadcrumb mixture over the top. Cover tightly with aluminum foil.

Bake for 30 minutes. Uncover and bake until the vegetables are tender and the edges and topping are browned, 15 to 20 minutes more.

Recipe adapted from The Kitchn
Face Masks Required!
Face coverings/masks are required for Hollywood Farmers Market shoppers.
We are very grateful for you all continuing to wear masks to protect our vendors, staff and each other! We have a small number of disposable masks available at the entrance for shoppers who do not arrive with a mask, but please bring your own if you are able to. Thank you for keeping the Hollywood Farmers Market safe!
Preorder online!
You can preorder directly from Hollywood Farmers Market vendors through the WhatsGood app, as well as through the businesses' individual pre-order systems. See this page on our website for more information.

We accept credit cards, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits (SNAP), and Double Up Food Bucks as payment. See our website for more information on how to activate SNAP payment.

Ordering in advance of the market will allow you to limit your time and interaction at the market, while still ensuring that you get the items you need. Consider sending one person to pick up preorders for more your community (family, friends or neighbors).
Open every Saturday!

General Shopping
9am to 1pm

Vulnerable Population Shopping Hour
8am to 9am

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44th south of Hancock
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Featured Products
August 22, 2020
Wild Huckleberries
Nature's Wild Harvest
It's time to walk on the "wild side" of the vaccinium genus (the same as blueberries) and toss some huckleberries into your pancakes or muffins! Their tart-but-sweet flavor is concentrated in their skins, and they're bursting with antioxidants. "Wild Bill" Cole of Nature's Wild Harvest says that this is a low year for huckleberry supply due to the spring rains, so get them while they last - huckleberry season could be over in a couple weeks.

100% Einkorn Bread
Tabor Bread
Einkorn is said to be the most ancient wheat known to mankind. High in nutrients, it also has a lower gluten content than other wheat flours, so while not suitable for those with severe allergies, some with mild gluten sensitivities find that they can eat it. Tabor Bread's 100% einkorn bread (like all their breads) is made from their own whole-meal freshly milled flour and long-fermented to create superb flavors.

Sweet Briar Farms
Sweet Briar Farms has chorizo sausages, which owner Cooper describes as "bratwurst with a bite!" You can grill them up and eat them on a bun or cut them up and mix them with your eggs.

APR - SEP: Every Saturday, 8AM - 1PM
OCT - NOV: Every Saturday, 9AM - 1PM
DEC - MAR: 1st & 3rd Saturdays, 9AM - 1PM
NE Hancock Street between 44th and 45th Avenues (one block south of Sandy Blvd) in the Grocery Outlet parking lot.

For more information, call (503) 709-7403, or check us out online at

See you Saturday at the market!