Scoop Blog Archive / December 2009

The Weekend Must List: December 4-6

Our top to-do's for this Friday, Saturday and Sunday

Renée Fleming, Benaroya Hall
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Art Restaurant's Chocolate buffet

chef Kerry Sears' chocolate gold leaf sparkler

On Thursday, December 3rd, 10th and 17th only, Art Restaurant is offering an incredible spread of chocolate desserts for only $15 from 5pm-9pm. (Kids 6-12 may dine for $7, and kids under 5 are free.) Go for Happy Hour or dinner and end with this incredible spread, or go for the Chocolate Buffet alone!

Chocolate Buffet menu:

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Splendor in the Glass: Kids Design Art

What do a pizza cat, venus fly trap with a light saber and a broken heart snake have in common? Other than their out of this world qualities, you can also find these creatures at the Tacoma Museum of Glass. To date, thousands of kids have submitted wildly inventive drawings to the museum for a shot at having their design crafted into a work of glass art. Read more »

Big News: Ethan Stowell Cookbook


Ethan Stowell, chef and owner of, let’s see, Union, Tavolata, How To Cook A Wolf, and Anchovies & Olives has been working on a cookbook for a year and half. The book will be published Fall 2010 by 10 Speed Press, and right now they are doing the photo shoots.

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We’re counting down the Christmas shopping days with an editors’ gift guide. Check back daily to find out our must-have items this holiday season. Read more »