Scoop Blog Archive / June 2012

8 Ways to Celebrate Tom Douglas Day

Seattle restauraunt guru Tom Douglas

The head honcho of restaurants in this town is, without a doubt, Tom Douglas. Take it from us, this guy is good. Hence his regular appearances in our pages, most notably on our Most Influential People of 2011 list, not to mention his claiming the number one spot on our inaugural Food Establishmentt list. Oh yeah, and most recently that little James Beard Award thing. Read more »

Dale Chihuly's Cool Collections Take Center Stage At New Cafe

Leslie Kelly
Jeff Maxfield, executive chef at the Space Needle's SkyCity restaurant

There are some showstoppers at the new Collections Cafe, where Crush chef Jason Wilson collaborated on the menu with Space Needle executive chef Jeff Maxfield and resident chef Ivan Szilak. A tart salad tossed with watermelon rind pickles, the pressed pork sandwich wearing a crown of crunchy slaw and prawns bathed in salsa verde top the list.

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