Food and drink

January 1, 1970 12:33 AM
In the last few years, myriad frozen-treat shops have come onto the scene, so D’Ambrosio Gelato’s opening (5339 Ballard Ave. NW; 206.327....
January 1, 1970 12:33 AM
Usually made with cabbage, this Korean side dish is traditionally pickled in brine and buried underground to ferment for a few days. It is...
January 1, 1970 12:33 AM
Hey, you like fried rice, right? Who doesn’t? Well, I’ve got the dish for you. It’s like the love child of fried rice and popcorn chicken,...
January 1, 1970 12:33 AM
Pastry snobs from all over the city and beyond make regular pilgrimages to Honoré Artisan Bakery (Ballard, 1413 NW 70th St; 206.706.0435)...
January 1, 1970 12:33 AM
Direct trade or farm direct: This refers to roasters who purchase their beans directly from the farmers who grow them. Fair trade: A...
January 1, 1970 12:33 AM
Terroir—the character of the land and the climate in which a coffee bean is grown—plays a large role in flavor. Processing—washing,...
January 1, 1970 12:33 AM
Visions Espresso Service Located near the Starbucks headquarters in SoDo, this gear shop may not have the widest selection, but they make...
January 1, 1970 12:33 AM
CAFÉ PALOMA (93 Yesler Way; 206.405.1920), a charming Mediterranean bistro with Old World flair, offers TURKISH coffee, unique in its thick...
January 1, 1970 12:33 AM
BARK! ESPRESSO Bring Fido for a cup of joe where dogs and their humans can mingle with their coffee (roasted by Caffe Vita) in the Hound...
January 1, 1970 12:33 AM
The game changerHoward Schultz, CEO, Starbucks  After he fell in love with the café culture in Italy in the early ’80s, Schultz...
January 1, 1970 12:33 AM
Monorail Espresso  What began nearly 30 years ago as a coffee cart gracing various city sidewalks (at one point it was situated...
January 1, 1970 12:33 AM
The Changing Face of Starbucks After being shunned by the cool kids for seeming too corporate, Starbucks wants to be popular again. Over...
January 1, 1970 12:33 AM
Caffè Umbria Pioneer Square SHOP founded in 2005 (Company founded in 2002)Beans: Caffè UmbriaMost popular drink: AmericanoWi-Fi: None (gasp...
January 1, 1970 12:33 AM
The bean has arrived. Once a mere commodity, coffee beans in the past decade or so have been treated like wine grapes—coddled, encouraged...
January 1, 1970 12:33 AM
P Smoov, Hip hop artist with Mad Rad and Fresh Espresso Quad shot Americano with soy milk, preferably at Caffé Vita, but he’ll go anywhere...