So THAT'S Why Top Chef's Richard Blais was in Seattle

Richard Blais in Seattle dry soda
Our dining editor snapped this pic when she spotted Blais in Seattle in January

Previously on the Seattle Mag Blog, Allison Austin Scheff wondered why she'd spotted Richard Blais in Seattle, even (almost) guessing the correct reason:

Top Chef alum Richard Blais is in town; I spotted him Wednesday morning suspiciously close to the Dry Soda offices. Coincidence?  Blais tweeted that he is, "Partnering with a Seattle based company! News to come soon! Thanks for all the twitter love.