Spokane

Davenport Hotel Coffee Cake

Davenport Hotel Coffee Cake

Word through the family is that my great grandparents, Lee Chandler and Anne Bridget Kelly met at the Davenport in Spokane while both employees of the famed hotel. Lee was a maître d’ while Anne, we think, was a waitress. I have been doing a […]

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Locavorism

Locavorism

LOCAVORISM Locavorism – one who eats foods grown locally whenever possible Although this concept is now a national phenomenon, we in the Pacific NW have had several artisans and food patriots who have championed this very cause for several decades. There are many reasons why chefs […]

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SPOKANE – Wild Sage American Bistro in Spokane a guest blog post by Leila Fischer

SPOKANE – Wild Sage American Bistro in Spokane a guest blog post by Leila Fischer

Guest blog post by Leila Fischer, the author of the Spinach and Skittles blog. Nestled in an unassuming pocket of downtown Spokane, Wild Sage American Bistro offers diners an assortment house made breads and local ingredients. In addition to supporting local farmers, Wild Sage American Bistro supports their patrons’ dietary […]

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Coeur d’Alene Brewery: Steam Plant’s Pipefitter Porter

A guest blog post by Bill Fishburn. You can follow Bill on Twitter @rwfishbu1. On a trip to my hometown of Spokane for Christmas, my wife and I made an effort to check out a couple of the local breweries. We were pleasantly surprised to learn […]

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SPOKANE – Cozy, delicious, handcrafted atmosphere at Chaps

SPOKANE – Cozy, delicious, handcrafted atmosphere at Chaps

I’m not a morning person, and how I spent six years of my life as a barista, rising at 4 a.m., is beyond me. I rarely go out for breakfast, as this requires me to be dressed and functioning at an hour I would rather […]

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Featured Restaurant: Pacific Avenue Pizza, only place for vegan pizza in Spokane!

Featured Restaurant: Pacific Avenue Pizza, only place for vegan pizza in Spokane!

Pacific Avenue Pizza, located in Browne’s Addition is the ONLY place to find vegan pizza in the Spokane area! And when I say vegan pizza, I am not talking about the kind you order without meat and cheese, but one that actually has vegan cheese […]

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