Starbucks Corp. is looking to offer a more tempting menu, with a $100 million cash deal to buy a small bakery chain.
The big chain coffee shops are well known around the country, but Seattle’s status as coffee capitol is also well known because of its smaller, independent roasters and cafes. Here are some new coffee houses to try, if you haven’t already!
Divers recovered two bodies Thursday from sunken debris from a fire that burned boats and a boathouse at a marina in Washington state.
With Tax Day rapidly approaching, we need our minds to be sharp. Check out these tasty foods to help you think.
Starbucks Coffee Co. and Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Inc. are expanding their partnership to make, market, distribute and sell Starbucks’ Vue coffee packs for use in Green Mountain’s Keurig Vue single-cup machines.
From March 8-14, customers can buy any espresso beverage before 11:00am and bring back their receipt to enjoy any hot or iced espresso beverage for half price after 2:00pm for an afternoon pick-me-up that same day.
On brisk winter evenings, a warm Irish coffee and a cozy place to meet friends can take the chill out of the air. Irish Coffee, which came from Ireland to San Francisco in the 1940s, has become a signature Irish drink in Seattle area pubs as well.
Vulcan Real Estate’s SLU campus celebrated a banner year in 2011, opening commercial and retail space around the south end of Lake Union, and their plans are to continue to expand into 2013. Starting out 2012, three new eateries have opened in SLU, bringing more options for you at breakfast and lunch.
A boiled down definition of Fair Trade means farmers and artisans in other countries outside the US are able to get a higher price for their products on the market and their workers receive a better wage. With the ability to find baskets, jewelry, home goods, clothing, art, toys and gifts, not to mention coffee and chocolate at Fair Trade stores, here are some of our favorite places for purchasing Fair Trade in Seattle.
Seattle-based Starbucks says it needs to raise prices in certain areas of the US due to rising costs.