Culination will Bring Kathy Casey into Your Kitchen

Today’s guest post is by Marisa Ingram. Marisa has been an indispensable part of the Foodportunity team for the last two years. She has a lifelong passion for home baking and a growing interest in all things fresh, local, organic, and seasonal. Though a native Washingtonian, a love for history took her to Charleston, SC where she obtained her degree in English from the College … Continue reading Culination will Bring Kathy Casey into Your Kitchen

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Visitor Center

Every time I go downtown, I pass the Bill & Melinda Gates foundation and wonder what is behind those buildings. I don’t know why it never occurred to me that the visitor building is a great place to just pop in and look around. A couple of weeks ago I was invited to a special media event at the foundation and I got to explore … Continue reading Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Visitor Center

Mobile Food Fight for Hunger This Weekend

It used to be that you could get only a few items from a food truck but now you can get everything from ice cream to bacon jam. Food Trucks are everywhere but first you need to figure out the ones you love so you can track down their schedules. Now is your chance. World Concern is hosting a food truck rally in Seattle on … Continue reading Mobile Food Fight for Hunger This Weekend

Far Eats is Now Open in Belltown

Geogy Chacko, the chef and owner behind Belltown’s Far Eats was the chef part of the team that created the original Beba’s Delis, and the Chutneys group of restaurants. This Indian restaurant offers Chaats, savory small plates or snacks with dishes like Curried Penn Cove Mussels, Scallops Fenugreek Lamb Burgers with Masala Fries, Cilantro Calamari, Curry Leaf Beef, Eggplant Bombay and Goat Chili and Black … Continue reading Far Eats is Now Open in Belltown

Cafe Flora Anniversary Party and Ticket Giveaway

Cafe Flora, the Madison Valley restaurant known for its charming vegetarian fare is celebrating 20 years next weekend. 20 years in restaurant years, now that is a milestone! I have tickets and you can win them. They are throwing a big bash at the restaurant to celebrate with guests, vendors and past chefs. The event is Saturday, June 2nd at Cafe Flora in Madison Valley. … Continue reading Cafe Flora Anniversary Party and Ticket Giveaway

Food Festival in Lynnwood, Cheese Festival at Pike Place Market

Can you believe that the weekend is already here? This weekend is the famous Seattle Cheese Festival at Pike Place Market. They have a fresh mozzarella making demo, local chefs doing demos and the chance to taste so many different cheeses. If you are in Lynnwood, check out this food event this weekend. Food Revolution Snohomish County, a movement aimed at encouraging growing, cooking, preserving, … Continue reading Food Festival in Lynnwood, Cheese Festival at Pike Place Market

Seattle Chocolate Salon and Giveaway. Win two tickets.

Listen up Chocolate Lovers. This is your chance. You can have all the chocolate you want. I am talking bite after bite. I am talking chili chocolate, basil chocolate, spicy chocolate, sweet chocolate and every brand you can think of. On May 6, you can have it all I am honored to be speaking at this event about the Seattle Food Scene. Come listen. We … Continue reading Seattle Chocolate Salon and Giveaway. Win two tickets.

Cupcake Camp Seattle is Here

Every year at about this time, there are loads and loads of cupcakes to be eaten. If you like the sweetness of a cupcake and being around lots of other cupcake lovers then you won’t want to miss this cupcake eating extravaganza. There are contests for all ages and levels. You can enter the professional bakers, amateur bakers or youth category Details here: My friend … Continue reading Cupcake Camp Seattle is Here