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Toasting The Fourth With Some Washington State Red, White and Pink!

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Leslie Kelly
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Can we please toast to the Founding Fathers and those American revolutionaries who fought for our independence 237 years ago? Let’s pour something made in the U.S. of A. while we celebrate the holiday that recognizes our right to party.

I got the festivities going early this year, heading over to the Olympic National Park for an incredible cookout at 5,000 feet, or as my outdoors-loving spouse likes to call this ritual, camping. Read more »

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Catching Up With Monte Cristo At Queen Anne Farmers Market

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Leslie Kelly
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It’s been rolling around town for nearly a year, but I just finally caught up with the amazing Monte Cristo truck, a tasty venture run by seasoned chef Danielle Custer.

Though I had dinner plans later, I couldn’t resist trying this mobile kitchen’s rightly famous fried cheese curds, dipping the melty bites into a tiny cup of tomato soup. That’s Custer’s favorite way of eating them. Read more »

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Tabby Cat's Purrrfect Pickles

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Leslie Kelly
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Catherine Brooke Barrows of Tabby Cat Pickling Co.

Back in December, I half-jokingly declared that 2013 was going to be the Year of The Pickle, but that whimsical, prediction is turning out to be dead serious. Read more »

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Got Visitors? Have Them Feast On These Five Food Tours

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Leslie Kelly
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Bryce Lathrop of White Moustache Tours at Slim's Last Chance

Summer’s here and, with the “sunny” season, the out-of-town visitors begin arriving. How are you going to keep Uncle Joe and the cousins entertained? How about sending them on a food/drink tour? It’s a tasty way to get acquainted with our delicious city.

Here are a few options to chew over: Read more »

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Hawaiian Celebrity Chef Sam Choy Rolling Into Seattle With New Food Truck

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Leslie Kelly

Sam Choy is such a tease.

The celebrity chef from Hawaii has been Tweeting about rolling out a food truck in Seattle:

“Sam Choy's bringing island favorites & more for you to enjoy. We cooking up Loco Moco, Kalua Pork, lots of Poke & other great dishes. Mo Poke, Mo Betta!”

The huggable Choy is known as the Godfather of Poke and that’s going to be the star attraction and the name of the new truck, Sam Choy’s Poke to the Max. Read more »

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