Posts tagged with: wine

Wine tasting with a Cuban beat: Salt Spring Vineyards. One of several wineries on the Island who use local fruit to make their wines. I was intrigued by that fact considering the difficulty growing good fruit in this area of the Pacific Northwest. This was our choice, not because I knew anything about the winery…..the......
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  • Stack 571 Street View
On the list: Stack 571. I was in the general area to have this year’s rosé analyzed and decided to stop by to see what this place had to offer. It’s located in the “new Bothell”….blocks of new apartment buildings west of the old town. You’ll find this place on the ground floor of one of......
Impossible Burger: Meet the Moon. We had been looking…all over for the Impossible Burger….and didn’t even know they had it on the menu. Not only was it listed, they actually had it! So what is an Impossible Burger? It’s a plant based product made of potatoes, soy, coconut and sunflower oils and….soy leghemoglobin. So what......
  • Public House Yakima Street View
Google search: Public House Yakima. We needed a quick lunch on our way back to Seattle and this place looked interesting…and hopefully quick. Our problem began with Google Maps. Not being that familiar with Yakima, we allowed Google to guide us….a mistake. I suspect this has happened to you as well….get off at the next......
Last updated on May 12th, 2019 at 05:12 pmSeriously good French cuisine: Brasserie Four. This place really has it all….nice bar, French bistrot food and a great selection of wines. We started with the chicken liver pâté to share….it’s a large portion…a terrine…so no issues with sharing the dish. The pâté was mild and the......
Last updated on May 12th, 2019 at 05:19 pmWine tasting: Browne. Another option for tasting…..there are many, many to try. Very nice alfresco area which made the tasting (bottle) all the more delightful. Visit website...