The April 2014 Issue


The Best New Washington Wines

All the latest trends in winemaking and top new Washington wines


Seattle Magazine’s 3rd Annual Food Establishment List: The National Impact Edition

Meet the 45 people, collectives and companies that put Seattle in the national food atlas


Seattle Restaurants: New Trends in Dining Out

From nose-to-tail dining to teeny tiny restaurants, we explore how we're dining now


21 Dishes We Loved from Seattle Restaurants

!–paging_filter–pstrongPasta Bolognese at Il Corvo /strongbrIf you could only order one thing at a href=”“Il Corvo/a, we’d suggest green garlic pesto—a gorgeous spring memory from last year. But who knows when you might catch such a seasonal treat on the pastaria’s ever-changing menu. Instead, we’ll steer you to any one of Mike Easton’s house-made pastas:…


Things to Do in Seattle: Sculptor Debra Baxter’s New Show ‘All I Ever Wanted’

Seattle sculptor Debra Baxter conveys the pull of gravity with a light touch


The Mariners Home Opener is Today!

Cheer on the M's against the Angels on Tuesday, April 8


The Best New Restaurants in Seattle 2014

The latest crop of eateries, opened between Sept. and Dec. 2013, that more than deliver


Seattle’s ‘Barefoot Ted’ on Why You Need to Invest in a Solowheel

“Barefoot Ted” pops a wheelie


A Republican Governor for Blue State Washington? It Could Happen

Congressman Dave Reichert’s political instincts could put a Republican in the governor’s office


Meet Washington’s New Poet Laureate: Elizabeth Austen

The state’s new poet laureate aims to help people discover the power of poetry


Pretty and Print-Happy Plus-Size Women’s Clothing Made in Seattle

!–paging_filter–pFinding the right fit is a challenge for many women, but even more so for those who identify as plus size. Despite the demand, the supply of fashionable, well-made and, most importantly, well-fitted clothing in sizes 14 and up is hard to come by. Enter wedding gown designer Olga Szwed, of Bellevue’s La Belle Rêve,…


Seattle Playwright’s New World-Premiere Play Mixes Sex and Politics

In 'Tails of Wasps,' local playwright Stephanie Timm pens a fresh take on a familiar story