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SWFE 2018

   Special Features

Swiftwater Cellars (and restaurant)

Love a good getaway to Swiftwater in Cle Elum? Now you can get that same experience in Bellevue: warm welcome, great food, great wine (beer and spirits, too!).

Lincoln South Food Hall

Local entrepreneurs bring a tech-forward, authentic food experience to a food hall in Bellevue.

Upchurch Vineyard, part 2

In part 2, Chris and Thea talk about the vineyard, harvest 2017, and what's next.

Seattle Wine and Food Experience

Unbelievably, this is the 10th annual event and it just keeps getting better every year. Read on to find out what's happening during this 3-day food-and-booze-apalooza.

Holiday traditions

Don't forget to do the fun things this season. We've got the list, now go play!

   Holiday Happiness

Best ways to spend your time during the holidays

So much to do, where do you start? Start here and find just the right spot for holiday merriment and great food.

   Private Parties and Catering

Party like it's 2017

With an abundance of wonderful restaurants and chefs in the Pacific Northwest, you can find the space, food, and beverage that is perfect for you! Discover them here.

    In the Kitchen

Chef's Kitchen Tip

Executive Chef Thomas Griese of RN74 guides us to moist fish that doesn't stick to the pan.

Chef's Kitchen Recipe

Roasted Skate Wing Veronique with Braised Red Wine Napa Cabbage from Executive Chef Thomas Griese.

French Cider for the holidays

Bubbly and light, it's the perfect beverage for holiday celebrations. Or any time, now that we think about it. You'll need to rethink Calvados, too. It's perfect in cocktails!

Getting back to loving lamb

Publisher Tom Mehren had some life-changing run-ins with lamb as a young man. But he's all better now. Find out how he found his way back to loving lamb.

   Monthly Features

Restaurant review by Ronald Holden

We're losing the South Lake Union 13 Coins as of January 1, and getting a 13 Coins Pioneer Square. How is the iconic spot handling the change? (Photo: veal picatta)

The Seattle DINING! Show

Get in on informative food & beverage discussions--listen to our monthly netcast!

Event Calendar

Find out what's happening when and where. Whether it's wine dinners, cooking classes, food shows or special tastings, we've got it covered.

Seattle Restaurant Directory

Where to go, where to go? Use our directory to search by neighborhood, cuisine, and specialty

Beyond Seattle Restaurant Guide

Explore our directory of choice restaurants in Bellevue, Tacoma, Olympia, Olympic Peninsula, the San Juan's, Whidbey and beyond


An inside look at what's happening now. New locations, closures, new hires, sales, chef shuffles and more

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