Lovers of whiskey and barbecue, rejoice. Nathan Opper and Zak Melang, the two who brought us The Matador, opened the newest watering hole in Ballard: Kickin’ Boot Whiskey Kitchen.
Open daily, the full-service restaurant and bar [...]
It’s not hard to convince me on the reasons why I would want to attend a local wine event, and in particular the second annual Vinolution promises to be fun, interesting and unexpected. When the event description stated that it would appeal to those who think “a big glass of red wine goes great [...]
A unique, chef-prepared menu created exclusively for you is a splurge-worthy treat. Especially when it’s from Iron Chef and James Beard Foundation winner for Best Chef Northwest, Holly Smith. And that exclusive meal is exactly what Chef Smith of Cafe Juanita will be offering with the restaurants’ “Table 2 for 2” series starting Sunday, [...]
Seattle’s long, cold winter months tend to make me long for an exotic getaway. And since that isn’t in the plans this year, my form of escapism will be a trip to the Paul Gauguin exhibit at the Seattle Art Museum. The brilliant hues and tropical landscapes of his Polynesian-inspired paintings are sure to [...]
No holiday season seems complete without watching the classic ballet, The Nutcracker and Clara’s travels through the Land of Sweets. Hers was filled with Russian Candy Canes, Spanish Hot Chocolate and Danish Marzipan Shepherdesses. But the sweets in The Burlesque Nutcracker are meant to delight a more mature crowd.
The 20something – the new vintage event was last Saturday evening. The event brings together Washington winemakers, restaurants and a lively crowd who is passionate about these industries. The evening included tasting wine, sampling local bites and listening to live DJ Darek Mazzone.
And one of [...]
Have you started planning your Thanksgiving recipes yet? Because if you haven’t looked at the calendar lately, the fourth Thursday of November is next week. Every year it sneaks up quickly and once Turkey Day has passed, the holidays keep rolling on by. So, heed this advice, and start planning your holiday menus now [...]
There’s no better way to learn about a bottle of wine than from the source. And with 75 winemakers at this year’s annual 20something – the new vintage event you can be sure you’ll learn about (and taste) a lot of wine.
The Washington Wine Commission’s annual event features wine and food samples all [...]