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Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: November 11–17

The week in which: Starbucks, Ivar's, and Kidd Valley honor veterans, Book Larder talks whiskey, and Phinney's winter beer taste returns.

  • By Agazit Afeworki
  • Published 11/11/2015

Food Expressionism

Five Seahawks Food/Drink Tributes

Chocolate, booze, and a "Beast Mode" Frappuccino to get you through tonight's game.

  • By Karin Vandraiss
  • Published 10/22/2015


Yep, Marshawn Lynch Designed a Frappuccino for Starbucks

Beast mode = doubling down on chocolate.

  • By Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 10/21/2015

Mermaid Matters

My Official Apology to Starbucks No. 96

Wherein I rank every single Starbucks in the city, from best to worst, and promptly feel like a heel about it.

  • By Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 08/18/2015

I'm New Here

Every Single Starbucks in Seattle, Ranked

To live in this town is to have strong opinions about Seattle’s homegrown world-dominating coffee empire. So we ranked all 104 stores.

  • By Christina Tiberio and Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 08/17/2015

How We Got Here

Making MOD: How Scott and Ally Svenson Remade Pizza

Burritos don’t have the fast casual market cornered.

  • By Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 07/06/2015

Blended Beverages

Quiz: New Frappuccino Flavor or Utter Ridiculousness?

Starbucks' six new drinks would be right at home on the menu at Dairy Queen.

  • By Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 06/08/2015

Afternoon Jolt

More Obama Voters Than Romney Voters Think Seahawks Should Have Run Lynch, and Other Fun Friday Polling Data

New polling finds bipartisanship on Seahawks, a divide on Microsoft and Starbucks, and a political split on rain

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 05/22/2015

Shifts & Shakeups

This Week in Restaurant News: Caffeine Buzz

Mmmhmm Coffee lands a permanent home, and the ubiquitous green siren finds a way through your front door.

  • By Caroline Ferguson
  • Published 02/20/2015

Annotated Space

An In-Depth Look at the Starbucks Reserve Roastery and Tasting Room

Here the espresso shots are smoother, coffee roasting is theater, and the company hopes to woo ultradiscerning coffee drinkers who wouldn’t be caught dead in a mass-market coffee joint.

  • By Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 02/09/2015

Morning Matters

Starbucks Launches the 'Flat White' in U.S. Stores Today

Australia's favorite coffee drink: now available on 500 street corners near you.

  • By Caroline Ferguson
  • Published 01/06/2015

Shifts & Shakeups

This Week in Restaurant News: Are You Ready for This?

Could there BE any more openings?

  • By Kristen Farnam
  • Published 12/05/2014

Morning Matters

So, About That Mystery Starbucks Project on Capitol Hill...

It's an entirely new type of coffee shop for the company, plus a roastery. And it's going to attract a ton of attention.

  • By Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 12/04/2014

Shifts & Shakeups

This Week in Restaurant News: More of Everything for Everyone

More pizza. More happy hour. More Whole Foods.

  • By Kristen Farnam
  • Published 11/07/2014


OMFG It's the PSL!

The pumpkin spice latte got plucked from the dust heap of market research to become a full-fledged fall obsession.

  • By Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 08/25/2014

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: "It's Got to go to the Voters."

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring Howard Schultz on Seattle's minimum wage law.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 06/17/2014

Shifts & Shakeups

The Week in Restaurant News: Pigs and Booze

Vessel closes, Le Petit Cochon opens, and the Coterie Room goes private event space.

  • By Malcolm Griffes
  • Published 10/04/2013

Nutrition Police

Starbucks Adds Calorie Counts to its Menus

Wonder no more how many calories are in that hazelnut macchiato and chocolate croissant.

  • By Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 06/18/2013

Morning Matters

Starbucks' Major Pastry Makeover Starts Today

New baked goods fill the (pink) pastry case. And this is just stage one.

  • By Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 06/04/2013

Food News

Neighborhood Food News

The mighty return of the Kilt biscuit, an upset at Woodinville's Golden Grape Awards, and Seattle food just plain owns the television.

  • By Katie Vincent
  • Published 03/06/2013
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