December 2015

New Restaurant Salare Opens in Ravenna

Matt Dillon’s protégé sets his own tables at Salare, serving creative charcuterie in Ravenna

In a little more than a year, chef Edouardo Jordan has gone from rising star to local culinary celeb. He…

Seattle Mag

Winners of the Best of 2015 Readers’ Choice Poll

We asked and you voted. Here are the best of the best in every category

Our annual year-in-review story this month is always packed with editors’ picks for the best our city has to offer….

Seattle magazine staff

Artisan Cookies Made Simple

With Krista's Baking Co., gourmet treats are just a cookie mix away

At 22, cookie entrepreneur Krista Nelson already understands the subtle nuances of dinner-party politics. She realizes, for instance, that full-time…

Seattle Mag

Creating an Alternative Religious Community for the 21st Century

Rabbi Rachel Nussbaum cultivates a new kind of community

Rabbi Rachel Nussbaum came to this city wanting to “thaw the freeze,” she says. In Seattle, she found, meeting people…

Madeline Lootens

“Rebel Rebel” at SAM to Run Through December 13

Seattle couple's generosity inspires Seattle Art Museum's disruptive Rebel Rebel exhibit

This season, amid the frenzy of downtown Seattle, where shoppers descend and office workers close out the fiscal year, there…

Jim Demetre

A Helping Hand for Seattle’s Homeless Veterans

At Seattle Stand Down 5, many homeless veterans will be offered much-needed services

The Seattle area has the eighth-largest homeless veteran population in the country, according to the United States Department of Housing…

Jennifer Meyers