Category Archives: Food and drink

La Côte has great food

One of the things I really like about my neighborhood is that there are many great resturants only a few blocks away. I do not have to drive and park.  I can just walk!  "Voila!" is a great fairly inexpensive … Continue reading

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The PCC Natural Markets have classes — who knew?

Late last week I got an email which said "you are getting your ass out of bed on Saturday morning and coming to the Fremont PCC".  What pray tell was I going to the PCC about?  Why it was a … Continue reading

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Coca-cola with sugar!

Today while shopping in the Costco in South Seattle my brother came running up the shopping cart with a case of Coca-Cola in glass bottle form.  He seemed really excited about it and my first though was, big deal, you can get Coke in … Continue reading

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Diet Coke Plus

Unbeknown to me CocaCola announced about a month ago a new version of Diet Coke; Diet Coke Plus.  I saw it in the store today so I had to pick up a bottle to sample it.  In the Coke vs. … Continue reading

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CellarTracker! is a great way to track a wine cellar

I am not sure why I have never blogged about this because I have been using this for a long time now.  CellarTracker! is a great on-line database to track wine in your wine cellar (or spare bedroom as the case … Continue reading

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Free ice cream at Ben & Jerry’s (4/25)

Up until 2004, Baskin Robins had a deal where once a year you could go in and get a free (very) small cone of ice cream and for all of the people who came in for a free scoop they … Continue reading

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Wine tasting at E.B. Foote

Every big charity auction I seem to see a wine tasting at E.B. Foote on at least the silent auction list of things to bid on.  I actually bid on such a tasting a couple of years ago and with the … Continue reading

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Coke has a new soda and it really is a Zero

A couple of weeks ago I notice a new Coke product in the cooler near the checkout stand.  I do not think I had my head fully buried in the sand but I had not heard anything about it.  I … Continue reading

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Seattle’s new restaurant “Sport Restaurant & Bar”

Tonight (1/17) I got to attend the celebrity/charity opening of Seattle’s newest restaurant named “Sport Restaurant & Bar”.  It is in the Fisher Plaza building where KOMO is, right across the street from the Seattle Center and within eye shot … Continue reading

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