Scoop Blog Archive / July 2012

Mark Duplass' New Movie, Ballard BBQ and Other Weekend Musts

Mark (Steve Zissis) and Jeremy (Mark Kelly) are two brothers who compete in The Do-Deca-Pentathlon, written and directed by Jay and Mark Duplass.

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Shopping News: Beauty Line Kari Gran Debuts, Plus Meet The Kippy Ding Ding Fashion Truck

Happy (almost) holiday! Once the fireworks shows end and we nap off our food-induced comas, take some time to check out the following new beauty and style finds:

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Our Foodie Friends Name 5 Favorite Hot Dogs in Seattle

Leslie Kelly
Monster Dogs' Seattle dog, featured in our Summer Cravings issue last year, is also a favorite!

Not exactly sure why, but Independence Day kicks my hot dog craving into overdrive. Maybe it’s that these tube steaks are just so doggone American. (Even though, they originally came from Germany, like most sausages worth eating.)

In anticipation of the Fourth, I took a quick survey on Facebook and Twitter, asking for input on Seattle’s best hog dog spots and guess what came out on top? Costco. Even Restaurant Marche's chef Greg Atkinson says so. It’s sure hard to beat the price, right? Read more »


Over-the-Top Independence Day Treats

Patriotic cake pops

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Updated! Delancey Crew Opening Essex, a Craft Cocktail Bar, This Summer

And the award for best pocket neighborhood goes to....? Read more »