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Thumbnail for - Dine Amongst the Orchids at Emerald City
Nov 30, 2011
Openings
Emerald City Orchids, a sweet specialty flower shop in a cottage-esque space in Ballard, is set to open a lunch and espresso cafe in mid-December. The shop, which annually offers over 500...
Thumbnail for - Will Dunkin’ Donuts Make Its Way Back to Washington?
Jul 27, 2011
Chain Gang
As a frequent visitor to ye olde New England, I can tell ye that Dunkin’ Donuts is a godsend in the coffee-forsaken small towns of that region. I would spend every Christmas in a fog of caffeine...
Thumbnail for - More Seattle-on-TV News: Bizarre Foods to Feature Seattle Coffee Works
Jul 26, 2011
Seattle on the Small Screen
Update 2: Very cool bit of info from Hanna Raskin on Voracious: Apparently it was James Ross Gardner’s Seattle Met profile of Simsch that convinced Bizarre Foods to hit up the coffee...
Thumbnail for - How Much Does a Bikini Barista Make Anyways?
May 24, 2011
Burning questions
I’ve always wondered if the motivation for wearing a bathing suit while pulling espresso shots resided in the paycheck. Wondered, that is, until I saw this Craigslist ad for a bikini barista...
Thumbnail for - Coffee Discovery: Oso Negro
Mar 18, 2011
Coffee Culture
So I know we’re supposed to be the coffee capitol of the world or whatever, and indeed it seems there are more delicious espresso drinks (americanos at Fonte, lattes at Stumptown, anything from...
Thumbnail for - Zoka Coffee Roasters and Tea to Open a Fourth Location in South Lake Union
Mar 3, 2011
Openings
As if consumable treat-wealthy South Lake Union needed something else to be psyched about, now it gets a Zoka? I just spoke with an employee at Zoka HQ about the company’s new location at 351...
Thumbnail for - Why Do Restaurants—Even Good Restaurants—Serve Such Bad Coffee?
Dec 8, 2010
Eater asked Seattle’s own Chris Young, the co-author (with Nathan Myhrvold) of forthcoming science-cuisine tome Modernist Cuisine, why restaurants always have such bad coffee. His answer: "It’s...
Thumbnail for - Free Coffee at New Madison Valley Coffeeshop
Oct 21, 2010
Patty Pan Soup and Salad Cafe is the new coffeshop from Devra Gartenstein, owner of the defunct Patty Pan Grill, a vegetarian tamale destination in Ballard. The tiny property she has taken over...
Thumbnail for - Olive Way Starbucks Reopens
Oct 18, 2010
The 1600 E Olive Way Starbucks—one of Capitol Hill’s premier people-watching/eavesdropping destinations—has been closed for renovations since July. That means for nearly three months,...
Thumbnail for - Starbucks Brass to Baristas: "Slow Down!"
Oct 14, 2010
Whenever I’m at Starbucks, I make sure to stand, obnoxiously, right near the little round counter corner where the baristas place their completed drinks. It’s not because I’m impatient (though I...
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