On the Menu

More Details on the Menu at Damn the Weather

Details involving "active garnishes" and a gentleman by the name of Jay Kuehner.

05/01/2014 By Allecia Vermillion

Weekly Planner

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: May 8–14

Seattle Beer Week starts on Thursday, Novo Fogo parties with the Paperboys, and the Thirsty Sisters celebrate women in beer.

05/06/2013 By Erica Thompson

Bartender Whereabouts

Jay Kuehner. Vessel. Wednesday Nights.

Once a week, the man you loved at Sambar brings his sunny talents downtown.

03/01/2013 By Allecia Vermillion

Closings

And So the Farewell to Sambar Begins

Novo Fogo is putting on a Brazilian-themed sendoff to the Ballard bar and its resident barman.

09/17/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

Happily Delayed Closings

Sambar Is Still Open, and Bruce Naftaly Is in the Kitchen

You have six more weeks to enjoy Jay Kuehner's stellar cocktails and that charming patio.

08/22/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

Breaking News

Le Gourmand, Sambar to Close

A pioneering laboratory of Northwest cuisine says adieu June 2.

02/09/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

Cocktail Cartography

Jay Kuehner’s Signature Drink: The Caracas

It’s more ritual than drink, says Sambar’s longtime bartender.

01/25/2012 By Andrew Bohrer