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Photo by Suzi Pratt for Salt and Straw

10 Things to Know Before You Go to Salt and Straw

The beloved Portland-based ice cream shop finally opens its Seattle outposts.

 

Hash Gets Hacked

A change in tracking companies has left Washington’s cannabis industry exposed.

 

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                                Jerk Shack’s jerk chicken.

Bring on the Jerk

Finally, the Caribbean stakes a spot in Seattle thanks to Jerk Shack.

 

Dennis Peron. Illustration by James the Stanton

The Cannabis Community Mourns Activist Dennis Peron

The grandfather of medicinal marijuana was 72.

Dennis Peron. Illustration by James the Stanton

Touch Down in Kerala, India via Kirkland

It’s 30 minutes east of Seattle, but Kathakali boasts some of the best Indian food in the area.

Working Nine to High

Can you keep your day job and your cannabis?

Joli’s French Twist in Phinney Ridge

The new resturant brings a feminine streak to bistro-style dining.

Patrons get their pong on at Spin. Photo courtesy of Spin and Victoria Kovios

Spin Gives Ping Pong Hustlers a Home

Slicing up the obsessively slick new downtown bar.

Patrons get their pong on at Spin. Photo courtesy of Spin and Victoria Kovios
Illustration by James the Stanton

Analyzing Eaze’s 2017 State of Cannabis Data Report

Breaking down the California company’s much anticipated annual customer survey.

Illustration by James the Stanton
Photo by Nicole Sprinkle

Opus Co. Takes One Step Forward, One Step Back

The Phinney Ridge hotspot has all the right stuff. It just needs to get out of its own way.

Photo by Nicole Sprinkle
Pork buns from Peony Kitchen. Photo by Nicole Sprinkle

Peony Kitchen Caters to Crowds Hungry for Upscale Chinese

The Bellevue spot offers luxury dining, Shanghai style.

Pork buns from Peony Kitchen. Photo by Nicole Sprinkle

What Will Be the Cannabis Trends for 2018?

From stocks to green speakeasies to social justice, our weed expert predicts what the year holds.

The chirashi is, essentially, nigiri in a bowl. Photo by Nicole Sprinkle

Fremont Bowl Goes Beyond Poke

The do cash in on the trend, but also give us Japanese comfort food in many forms.

The chirashi is, essentially, nigiri in a bowl. Photo by Nicole Sprinkle
Illustration by James the Stanton

Sessions Begins to Open the Door for Prosecution

What is the Attorney General smoking?

Illustration by James the Stanton
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A Pizza Bar With a Pedigree, Potential, and Plenty of Hiccups

Supreme in West Seattle serves up New York-style pie and apologies.

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Illustration by James the Stanton

Corporate Sharks Smell Weed in the Water

As more states legalize cannabis, big players take a big step forward.

Illustration by James the Stanton
Is poké, like this from GoPoké, a fad or a new fixture. Only time will tell. Photo by Suzi Pratt

A Year of Fads and New Fixtures in Seattle Dining

Neither money nor reputation guaranteed success in this frenzied year of dining evolution.

Is poké, like this from GoPoké, a fad or a new fixture. Only time will tell. Photo by Suzi Pratt

Remembering the American Mother Goddess of Medicinal Cannabis

Joanna McKee changed the conversation about marijuana.

Chef Soma and Her Cult of Soba Are Back

Kamonegi in Fremont serves up the underappreciated noodles, along with esoteric takes on tempura and other Japanese-inspired delicacies.

The Liquor Industry Make a Play for Legal Weed

The landscape of cannabis in North America is potentially about to experience a hostile takeover.