Thursday, July 29, 2021

Denise Sakaki

Wine Wanderings in Woodinville & Walla Walla

’Tis the season for wine tasting, both in Woodinville as well as the vineyard-rich region of Eastern and Central Washington. Complement your tasting with a weekend getaway with these staycation-worthy options. Photo by Tess Gerdemann Willows Lodge Summer “Sipnic”...

Summertime Sips at the Top of Smith Tower

The Smith Tower opened in Seattle July 4 in 1914 to fanfare and thousands of people eager to ride the ornate Otis elevator (still in use today) up to the 35th-floor Observatory for a breathtaking view atop Seattle’s first...

Newly Opened Henny’s Chicken & Bun Will Satisfy Fried Chicken Sandwich Needs

Fried chicken sandwiches are what’s hot, quite literally, at the new Henny’s Chicken & Bun. The restaurant specializes in the crunchy comfort food that — let’s be honest — always sounds like a good idea. Made with fresh, organic...

Renton’s Rice N Curry is Your New Spot for Flavorful Bites

Indian cuisine is always a treat for one’s palate, offering complex spices, aromatic ingredients, and deceptively simple dishes that delight one’s taste buds. Salivating yet? Whether you’re craving a lighter snack of paneer kabab or pakora, or a hearty...

Boozy Bodega Pop-Up Coming to Seattle Aug. 6, with a Surprise Twist

In anticipation of next year’s Seattle Cocktail Week, scheduled to kick off Saturday, March 5, 2022 at Bell Harbor Conference Center, there’s a pre-function event, this year’s Boozy Bodega Pop-Up, set for Friday, Aug. 6. It will feature specialty...

Ste. Michelle Estates Opens The Blend in Downtown Kirkland

The Blend has joined the popular downtown Kirkland waterfront community of eateries, cocktail bars, and boutiques. The tasting room officially opened at a recent ribbon-cutting event, during which Ste. Michelle Wine Estates’ team and Kirkland community leaders celebrated the...

Woodmark’s Gourmet Picnic & Cocktail Boxes are Your New Summery To-Do

The Woodmark Hotel & Still Spa is offering its famous hospitality alfresco and to-go in the form of savory charcuterie collections of meats, cheeses, crackers, bread, dried fruits and nuts ($20–$22), as well as a sweet variation with chocolate-dipped...

Tinte Cellars Expands with the Acquisition of Corvus Vineyard

Family-run Tinte Cellars has been producing vintages from its own 5-acre vineyard encompassing harvests that include Petit Verdot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Mourvèdre, among others, while operating two Woodinville tasting rooms and a location in Seattle’s Georgetown neighborhood — and it’s...

TRACE Market Opens July 15

TRACE, the fine dining restaurant located at the W Seattle, is rebranding as TRACE Market. This change follows the pandemic-driven shift in dining habits of both visitors and locals, as well as expanding a commitment towards sustainability with recycle/reuse...

Acme Farms & Kitchen’s Getaway Boxes Are Vacation-Ready

Acme Farms & Kitchen’s fresh and locally sourced meal boxes were feeding folks stuck at home during the height of the pandemic and now they’re ready to keep you nourished as we venture out and do some overdue summertime...

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