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Woodinville's Iron Vintner Challenge Heads Into Final Grill-Off June 4

Julien Perry
L to R: Lee, Baer, Moore, Gorman, English

Whether you like wine, food or Iron Chef-style cooking competitions among folks who don’t actually cook professionally, the Iron Vintner Challenge at Willows Lodge in Woodinville is where it's at. And if you’ve never been, this is your last chance to check it out, which you should, because it’s sort of a spectacle. Read more »

Mossback Holiday Weekend Edition: Weed Fairy Visits Seattle, Ballmer's Negotiations Over the Clippers

Knute Berger
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Will Steve Ballmer buy the Clippers franchise?

Totokaelo Art and Object Sale

Score & Solder 22 Table Rhombus Planter, $119, was $170

In addition to a lovely blog post in T Magazine today extolling the virtues of Seattle, Jill Wenger has put some things on sale at Art and Object. We know what we're doing this long weekend...

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Seattle Happy Hours: A.J. Rathbun Picks Four of His Favorites

A.J. Rathbun
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Teachers Lounge in Greenwood

There is nothing like happy hour. An hour, maybe an hour and a half, between the workday rigors and the calm of a nice evening at home; it almost feels as necessary as breakfast. To really be a great happy hour spot, in my opinion, a bar must fit a few criteria. First, it must have great cocktails (beer and wine, both of which I love, are neither historical nor ideal happy hour drinks). Read more »

Restaurant Openings, Closings & More

Julien Perry

Keeping track of restaurant news can be a daunting task. Here's a round-up from the past week to help you manage.

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