Best Places To Learn About Seattle HistoryIn 1851 The Denny Party founded Seattle on Alki Beach in what is now called West Seattle. The following spring they relocated to the other side of Elliott Bay to a historic area now called Pioneer Square. And that was just the beginning of the changes big and small that Seattle would undergo as it evolved into one of the most vibrant tech hubs in the country. It doesn't matter if you are you a local who just never got around to learning about your hometown or a visitor eager to dive into local lore. We've ferreted out the best ways for you to get Seattle savvy.
Best Scallops In SeattleSeattle is a great city to enjoy fresh delicacies from the sea. Scallops are one of my favorite such treats. I've prepared them seared, cured and baked but I often like the experts to prepare them for me in some of Seattle's finest restaurants. No matter your favorite preparation you can count on these chefs to handle these beautiful bivalves with a light touch. What are you waiting for? Get eating...
Best Untraditional Donuts In SeattleNational Doughnut Day is just around the corner on Friday, June 3 and we've done the tough work of finding some of the best Seattle spots to celebrate the day-- and -- well, every day. So why not head out on a donut crawl to some of our local favorites. Go hungry because you'll want to try all the varieties of fried dough at General Porpoise, Mighty O, Rodeo and Bar Cotto.
Best Iced Coffee In SeattleSome people like it hot and others like it cold, but in Seattle nearly everyone loves the bean--the coffee bean that is. So since things are warming up we did the heavy lifting (so you don't have to) and ferreted out the best iced-coffees in Seattle. From a 12-hour cold-press extraction to a caramelized Cuban gem, we've got something for every taste as long as coffee is what you crave. If you prefer your bean fix served on the rocks you'll want to pay these Seattle coffee shops a visit stat.
Best Creme Brulee In SeattleWhile it is wildly contested just who first thought to turn farm fresh eggs and milk into creme brûlée, what we do know is that for over 300 years people around the globe have been taken by this rich custard. And why not? If you fancy yourself a gourmand make your own at home. If not check out these local favorites.
Best Italian Cooking Classes In SeattleAn evening out at a trattoria is always a welcome treat but nothing is quite so nurturing as an evening in with friends and family. Feel less than confident in your ability to put out a nutritious and delicious Italian spread? No worries - these first rate culinarians have got you covered! From community college offerings to intimate evenings learning from Seattle's top chefs these tasty learning opportunities are certain to make you want to stay after class!
Best Chinese Restaurants In SeattleGreater Seattle's Chinese food scene has become more diverse with the addition of chains like the wildly popular and delicious Boiling Point, Din Tai Fung, Little Sheep Mongolian Hot Pot and the Dough Zone. But if Seattle based is more your style pull up a chair at one of these International District or Capitol Hill treasures for a date with hot pot, noodles, dumplings, congee and donuts--You'll be glad you did!
Ask A Seattle Expert: Best Recipes For Super Bowl SundayThe Super Bowl is just around the corner, and while dining out can be a lively way to experience the big event, sometimes eating in makes for a more festive and affordable way to enjoy game day.
Best Roadside Attractions Near SeattleWashington State boasts of great natural beauty and its own unusual sights worth more than a second look. Here are the best roadside attractions that the Seattle area has to offer.
Best Places To Buy Cookies In SeattleRegardless of your perfect cookie type, Seattle bakeries are eager to please.
Best Winter Hikes In SeattleAlthough the sunny days of summer may be long gone, you can still enjoy all the beauty that the Pacific Northwest has to offer.
Best Hot Desserts In SeattleSometimes you crave something savory, and other times something sweet. When your sweet tooth starts calling, get to one of these fine Seattle eateries stat. Their warm desserts are so delicious, you'll definitely be tempted to eat your dessert first!