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Fundamental Coffee’s Summer Solstice Blend Release

Fundamental Coffee’s Summer Solstice Blend Release

The Fundamentals of Coffee Roasting I first met Scott McMartin about 2 years ago while writing a piece for Seattle Weekly about the local coffee roaster scene in Seattle. As a veteran of Starbucks from the early days, he’s seen the coffee business on its...
Beef Slaughter on the Olympic Peninsula

Beef Slaughter on the Olympic Peninsula

Slaughterhouse One It’s been over two years since I originally planned on writing this story and I’ve struggled with it for a very long time. The butchery of animals is a necessary component of our modern day food chain. But few ever get to experience the...
Renzell – Redefining Fine Dining Reviews

Renzell – Redefining Fine Dining Reviews

Restaurant Review Platform Renzell Joins the Fray Seattle If there’s one thing that there’s no shortage of in the world it’s ways to find restaurant reviews. From the old school print media to the myriad of digital options and bloggers with an...
Seattle Food Trucks Boosted by Verizon

Seattle Food Trucks Boosted by Verizon

Everybody Loves Seattle Food Trucks The Seattle food scene took it’s cue from Portland about 8 years ago when a few burgeoning food truck-preneurs took to the streets to hawk their culinary wares. The likes of Josh Henderson of Skillet fame, Roz and Kamala from...
Seattle Coffee Roaster 101

Seattle Coffee Roaster 101

The Seattle Coffee Roaster Scene I am not a stereotypical Seattle coffee nerd. Admittedly, I enjoy my morning (and sometimes afternoon) cups of Joe like the majority of my Emerald City brothers and sisters. But I do not own an Aeropress, a Chemex or any other...
Reality Bites – The Economics of Running a Food Truck

Reality Bites – The Economics of Running a Food Truck

Stop Yer Bitchin’ If You’re Not In The Kitchen I recently read a story rant in a local publication that got me thinking about the business of food trucks.  The writer focused on the immaturity of Seattle’s food truck scene and complained about extensive...