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Cold Brew Iced Mocha

At some point I’ll do something other than cold brews, but I can’t help myself with this one. I got this Anchorhead Leviathan blend from the store not that long ago, and I’ve been waiting for the right idea to try it out. With notes of chocolate, plum, and brown sugar, mocha was the first […]

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Strawberry Cold Brew & Strawberry Cream

Making my own cold brew, has been instrumental in making my days just that much better. Luckily, it’s incredibly easy. Quick tips for ensuring your cold brew is the best: Use coarse-ground coffee. Steep for at least 12 hours, if you can. Use cold water, rather than warm or room temperature; filtered is best. Keep […]

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Moving Onto Other Recipes

If you’ve followed me on here back when I was still posting, you likely know I have a love for for a soothing tea, a tasty coffee, an alcoholic marvel. So, to quickly cut to the chase, I’ll say that’s the direction I’m headed with this blog. Well, primarily coffee, but perhaps I’ll try mixology […]

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Review: Seoul Bowl

What: Pictured – Korean Bulgogi, Kimchi, Pickled Radish, Soy Egg, Sweet Asian Salad, topped with Yum Yum Sauce Where: Track them Down Rating (1-5):ย ๐ŸŒฟ๐ŸŒฟ๐ŸŒฟ๐ŸŒฟ It’s been a while since I’ve been able to sit down and write a proper review. So, after having several lunches at this food truck, I thought I would talk about […]

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Review: Hop House

What: Poutine Tots, Nachos, Elemental “Oxygen” Pomegranate Cider, Dementor’s Kiss Where: Hop House โ€“ 8300 160th Ave NE, Redmond, Wa., 98052 Rating (1-5):ย ๐ŸŒฟ๐ŸŒฟ๐ŸŒฟ๐ŸŒฟ๐ŸŒฟ The other day I finally stepped on over to Hop House near downtown Redmond for a drink with a friend. The inside of the place, in early afternoon, is bright and relatively […]

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Review: Little Brother, Breads and Bowls

What: Polenta, Mushrooms, Egg, Parmesan Bowl; Bread Board; Beet Root Latte Where:ย Little Brother โ€“ 456 Central Way, Kirkland, Wa., 98033 Rating (1-5):ย ๐ŸŒฟ๐ŸŒฟ๐ŸŒฟ๐ŸŒฟ I’ve mentioned Little Brother once before. Would you believe I haven’t been in almost that long, though? There are few places around Kirkland that became the “spots” that my friend and I would […]

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Review: Fika House Kafe

What: Purple Rain and Chai Latte Where:ย Fika House Kafe โ€“ 298 106th Ave NE, Bellevue, Wa., 98004 Rating (1-5):ย ๐ŸŒฟ๐ŸŒฟ๐ŸŒฟ๐ŸŒฟ As one of my final reviews of 2018, and likely my final post of 2018, I wanted to finally get up my thoughts on Fika House Kafe. I went in November, at the crest of NaNoWriMo, […]

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Sweet Potato and Carrot Soup

Prep Time / Total Time About 20-30 minutes. Meal Prep Friendly Can easily be stored for work lunches. Yields I didn’t measure, but probably 4-6 cups of soup. Meal Time Dinner and Lunch Best Served As It’s soup! Main dish or it can be served with toast or something. It’s been a while. I’m sorry. […]

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Review: Max Lager’s Wood-Fired Grill and Brewery

What: Basil Pesto Salmon, Fried Cheesecake Where:ย Max Lager’s Wood-Fired Grill and Brewery – 320 Peachtree Street NE, Atlanta, GA 30308 Rating (1-5):ย ๐ŸŒฟ๐ŸŒฟ๐ŸŒฟ๐ŸŒฟ๐ŸŒฟ While I was still in Atlanta, Melody and I couldn’t figure out where we wanted to go for dinner one night. I unfortunately wasn’t a great travel companion for the Red Phone Booth […]

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Review: Dough Zone

What: Green onion pancakes, broccoli with oyster sauce, pork steam buns, pork dumplings, vegetable pot stickers Where:ย Dough Zone โ€“ 7625 170th Ave NE, Redmond, WA 98052 Rating (1-5): ๐ŸŒฟ๐ŸŒฟ๐ŸŒฟ๐ŸŒฟ We are not without our options for dim sum, dumplings and the like here in the PNW. Some places that offer dim sum, however, are quite […]