Laura Onstot

The Place: Starbucks, Main Terminal, SeaTac Airport.The Hole: One cinnamon twist the

The Place: Starbucks, Main Terminal, SeaTac Airport.The Hole: One cinnamon twist the size of a child's femur and a bagel with a spattering of asiago… Continue reading

The Place: Seattle Bagel Bakery, 4445 S. 134th Pl., 624-8099, Tukwila. (Sold

The Place: Seattle Bagel Bakery, 4445 S. 134th Pl., 624-8099, Tukwila. (Sold at Kress IGA in downtown Seattle.)The Hole: An assorted bag of traditional bagles:… Continue reading

Matthew PielThe Watering Hole: June, 1423 34th Ave., 323-4000, MADRONA.The Mixologist: San

Matthew PielThe Watering Hole:June, 1423 34th Ave., 323-4000, MADRONA.The Mixologist: San Francisco transplant Nick Vrignaud.The Drink: A shot of Fernet Branca with a ginger-ale back.… Continue reading

The Place: Danish Bakery, 731 Front St., 509-548-7514, LEAVENWORTH.The Hole: This weekend

The Place: Danish Bakery, 731 Front St., 509-548-7514, LEAVENWORTH.The Hole: This weekend saw a trip over the Cascades to celebrate with a friend mere days… Continue reading

Blazing Onion brings the challenge to Dick’s in Snohomish County.Dick’s Drive-In’s Edmonds

Blazing Onion brings the challenge to Dick's in Snohomish County.Dick's Drive-In's Edmonds location is under construction and soon, Snohomish county residents will be able to… Continue reading

The Place: After a jaunt up Rattlesnake Ledge, a very hungry friend

The Place: After a jaunt up Rattlesnake Ledge, a very hungry friend and I were looking forward to stopping in at Chuck's Donuts in Renton.… Continue reading

The Place: Tully’s Coffee (distributor of Pinks Original Bakery donuts and confections),

The Place:Tully's Coffee (distributor of Pinks Original Bakery donuts and confections), 2060 N.W. Market St., 781-4887, BALLARD.The Hole: One teeny, tiny glazed old-fashioned for the… Continue reading

The Place: Westernco Donuts, 6538 Fourth Ave. S., 763-1155, SODO.The Hole: A

The Place: Westernco Donuts, 6538 Fourth Ave. S., 763-1155, SODO.The Hole: A traditional trio: a cream-filled Bismarck, a sugar-covered ring, and a maple bar. Holey… Continue reading

The Place: Primo, 1106 Eighth Ave., 547-7466, FIRST HILL.The Hours: Primo’s has

The Place:Primo, 1106 Eighth Ave., 547-7466, FIRST HILL.The Hours: Primo's has a short happy hour. It begins daily at 5 p.m., ends one hour later… Continue reading

Morning indulgence.The Place: Howell Bagel (formerly Seattle Best Bagel), 804 Howell, 206-667-9327,

Morning indulgence.The Place: Howell Bagel (formerly Seattle Best Bagel), 804 Howell, 206-667-9327, DOWNTOWN.The Hole: Pesto bagel with jalapeno schmear and a hot dog bagel with… Continue reading

Photos by Matthew PielThat ain’t no mini-powered sugar donut.The Place: Donut House,

Photos by Matthew PielThat ain't no mini-powered sugar donut.The Place: Donut House, 2719 Commercial Ave., 360-293-4053; ANACORTES.The Hole: For the first time since I started… Continue reading

The Place: Blazing Bagels is based on the Eastside, with locations in

The Place:Blazing Bagels is based on the Eastside, with locations in Redmond, Bellevue, and a SoDo spot open during Mariners games. They also sell wholesale… Continue reading

Sparkling wine and fancy grilled cheese suit a summer happy hour.The Place:

Sparkling wine and fancy grilled cheese suit a summer happy hour.The Place:Oddfellows, 1525 10th Ave., 325-0807, CAPITOL HILL.The Hours: 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.The Deal:… Continue reading

I can’t believe it’s not made with animal fat!The Place: Mighty-O Donuts

I can't believe it's not made with animal fat!The Place:Mighty-O Donuts (2110 N. 55th, 547-0335) TANGLETOWN.The Hole: Lemon poppy seed and chocolate peanut butter cake… Continue reading

The Place: Bagel Oasis (2112 N.E. 65th, 526-0525) RAVENNA.The Hole: Poppy-seed bagel,

The Place:Bagel Oasis (2112 N.E. 65th, 526-0525) RAVENNA.The Hole: Poppy-seed bagel, toasted, with scallion schmear.The Shit: Thanks to synagogue Congregation Beth Shalom sitting at the… Continue reading

Can this Dick’s burger stand up to the gut bombs at Loretta’s

Can this Dick's burger stand up to the gut bombs at Loretta's Northwesterner?For the second installment of the Dick's challenge, I wanted to find the… Continue reading

The Place: King Donuts (9232 Rainier Ave. S., 721-3103).The Hole: A traditional

The Place:King Donuts (9232 Rainier Ave. S., 721-3103).The Hole: A traditional cake donut covered in chocolate and peanuts.The Shit: Since quitting a short stint at… Continue reading

Photo by Matthew PielThe Place: Market Bagels (1525 First Ave., 382-4297)The Hole:

Photo by Matthew PielThe Place:Market Bagels (1525 First Ave., 382-4297)The Hole: A plain bagel, an everything bagel, and a tub of salmon cream cheese.The Shit:… Continue reading

Welcome to the inaugural edition of “Holey Shit!” Once a week we’ll

Welcome to the inaugural edition of "Holey Shit!" Once a week we'll roam the city searching for carb-laden foods that feature a hole in the… Continue reading

Photos by Matthew PielThe Place: Kanpai, 900 Eighth Ave., 588-2769, FIRST HILL.The

Photos by Matthew PielThe Place:Kanpai, 900 Eighth Ave., 588-2769, FIRST HILL.The Hours: Mon.-Fri. 3-6 p.m.; all day Sat.-Sun.The Deal: With the purchase of a $2.75… Continue reading