SUMMER 2021 TABLE OF CONTENTS June 1, 2021 by Edible Monterey Bay Contents GRIST FOR THE MILL EDIBLE NOTABLES Big Sur residents make it through tough times together Woodhouse Blending & Brewing debuts to rave reviews in Santa Cruz Outdoor dining becomes the centerpiece of a plan to revitalize downtown Hollister Chef Karen Anne Murray reflects on 20 years of Eddison & Melrose in a new book that brings her teatime traditions home WHAT’S IN SEASON APRICOTS Delicate and fleeting, the first stone fruits of the season might be the best FOODSHED SUMMER FARMERS’ MARKETS A complete guide for the Monterey Bay area EDIBLE PROVISIONS LOCAL CHEESES IN SEARCH OF MONTEREY BAY BARBECUE Put some sizzle in your summer EDIBLE ENTERTAINING BBQ SAUCE AND TIPS FROM A PRO Courtesy Matt Glazer, general manager, Deetjen’s Big Sur Inn EDIBLE ENTERTAINING CHARRED CORN SLAW A twist on the traditional barbecue side ON THE HOOK JUST FOR THE HALIBUT While salmon gets most of our summer seafood love, don’t overlook the other seasonal catch BACK OF THE HOUSE DIGITAL DINING Ghost kitchens and virtual restaurants bring Monterey County a taste of the future EDIBLE COMMUNITIES SIGNATURE SECTION THE BIRDS & THE BEEF EDIBLE D.I.Y. FERMENTED GREEN TOMATO CHUTNEY Punch up the flavor of chicken, fish or rice with this homemade condiment LAST CALL DRINK YOUR JAM A new way to enjoy summer fruits RECIPES IN THIS ISSUE E&M’s West Coast Scones Strawberry Lemonade Apricot Coconut Bars BBQ Sauce Charred Corn Slaw Halibut and Leek Corn Chowder with Bacon Fermented Green Tomato Chutney Bourbon Peach Julep Blackberry Ginger Spritz COVER PHOTOGRAPH Monkeyflower Ranch, home of Garden Variety Cheese by Liz Birnbaum of The Curated Feast About the author Edible Monterey Bay + posts At Edible Monterey Bay, our mission is to celebrate the local food cultures of Santa Cruz, San Benito and Monterey Counties, season by season. Edible Monterey Bay https://www.ediblemontereybay.com/author/ediblemontereybay/ Why Advertise in Edible Monterey Bay? Edible Monterey Bay https://www.ediblemontereybay.com/author/ediblemontereybay/ Subscribe Now to Edible Monterey Bay magazine! Edible Monterey Bay https://www.ediblemontereybay.com/author/ediblemontereybay/ Contact Info Edible Monterey Bay https://www.ediblemontereybay.com/author/ediblemontereybay/ Get your appetite ready!