Well-fed from the Federal Way Farmers Market: fresh hummus, pita bread for snacking

This week’s recipe highlights locally-sourced hummus, olive oil and pita bread found at the Saturday market.

By Vickie Chynoweth

Each week brings new finds and fresh eats from the Federal Way Farmers Market.

For a quick snack or light dinner, you can try the Mena sundried tomato and basil hummus with fresh pita bread.

Mena has many different hummus options to choose from. For a little extra dose of delicious, add Ancient Trees Greek Extra Virgin Olive Oil.

This year, the Federal Way Farmers Market will have a “Federal Way’s Got Talent” showcase. To sign up for the talent competition, visit the market information booth any Saturday between 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Federal Way’s Got Talent competition will be on the first Saturday of June, July, and August. The winners of the each monthly competition will compete on the first Saturday of September, and the winner will be announced.

Top talent in Federal Way will receive $500 and the opportunity to perform at the Taste of Federal Way.

Come to the Federal Way Farmers Market to explore the 40+ vendors, listen to music, try the many food options and enjoy some outdoor fun!

The Federal Way Farmers Market is from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. every Saturday through October and located in The Commons mall parking lot along S. 324th Street in Federal Way.