Seattle Area

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Chef Edouardo Jordan's 'Old School' Oxtails Are Steeped In Flavor & Easy To Make

Growing up, Chef Edouardo Jordan looked forward to the Sundays when his mother would leave a pot of oxtails to simmer on the stove all day. Jordan’s mother would put the meat on to braise in the morning...

Peruvian Roast Chicken in Seattle?

by kaleokahu 29 days ago

For Hounds who really know PRC, are there any great offerings in Seattle? I asked in another thread if San Fernando on Rainier Ave. is any good. Well? Any others?



by kaleokahu 5 days ago

It's now been 11 days since the last post on this board. Patsully asked that I post asking people to come back, so here it is. 21 days since he locked the thread asking why it's so dead, and it's...

Big John's PFI - The New Store

by JayDK 28 days ago

If you've never been to Big John's you should check it out. If you are an old fan, you are probably aware the store has moved to 1608 S Dearborn St Seattle, WA 98144. The new store is totally dif...

What's Happened To Seattle's Chowhound?

by JayDK 1 month ago

This used to be a lively group with lots of activity. Then when Chowhound changed the user interface some years ago, the traffic seemed to drop off and hasn't regained it's past glory. Thoughts?

[SEA] Peruvian chicken

by Dave 15 years ago

Hi folks, When I was in Washington DC for a summer a few years ago, I found a little place in Arlington, VA, that had the most amazing roast chicken. Juicy, tender, wonderfully flavored, this wa...

Who Uses Better Meat, Inc., the "Stealth Butcher"?

by kaleokahu 7 years ago

I've known about this place for a long time, but it's not really on anyone's way anywhere. It's on a sidestreet in a residential neighborhood, not open on weekends, doesn't advertise, has no displ...

Remembering Hoagie's Corner

by cacheinhand 9 years ago

Anyone remeber Hoagie's Corner? What hapen to chain sub shops like HC? I loved the Cheesy British.

Anyone Remember Lofurno's?

by kaleokahu 9 years ago

Maybe this place has been gone too long for many people to remember, but Lofurno's was one of my favorites of all time, and I still miss it. It was in an old clap-board building on 15th in the I...

Caramelized eggplant recipe search

by kitsapkittie 3 months ago

Does anyone remember the Green Papaya Vietnamese restaurant that used to exist on Pike or Pine St. about 10 + years ago? I'm trying to find their "caramelized eggplant" recipe that I still yearn fo...

Sur La Table prepares for bankruptcy

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

" . . . For companies like Sur La Table that offer classes and other in-store experiences, the nationwide shutdown has been even more pernicious. . ."

Any ideas where I can sell an AGA stove?!

by gobybee 1 year ago

I'm looking for guidance/suggestions/recommendations - we bought a house that has an AGA cast iron 4-burner gas cooker and we're trying to find an appropriate avenue to sell it to someone who would...

Sake @ LCBO

by Apprentice 4 years ago

Any favourites at the LCBO that I should try out? In the past I've enjoyed Tenzan Junmai Genshu Jizake and Sato No Homare. I haven't taken notes on what I've enjoyed at restaurants, I probably ...

Kroger offers ‘thank you’ bonus after employees protest end of hazard pay

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

" . . . The United Food and Commercial Workers union Local 21, which organized Friday’s protests, responded in a statement that 'Kroger’s decision today shows that we can have an impact.' But they ...

Weee! for online ordering & delivery of Asian groceries?

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

Has anyone tried Weee! for Asian grocery delivery? Headquartered in Fremont, it shows the SF Bay Area, Sacramento, Seattle and now in Los Angeles as its service areas. https://www.facebook.c...

Whole Foods requesting shoppers to wear face coverings and May 1 strike

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

Amazon announced that it will be providing free masks to customers across the network and will ask them to wear face coverings while shopping. This is for the health and safety of its team members ...

See's Candies resumes production and reopens stores slowly

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

In time for Mother's Day, See's Candies started up production again with a reduced crew after a history-making closure due to the Covid-19 crisis. https://www.chowhound.com/post/sees-candies-suspe...

Plate Online: ... a Rare Moment of Joy

by Tzigane 6 months ago

"You have to look hard for good news these days, so when I saw this thread on Twitter about quarantine dining, delivery and a grumpy customer interaction that does not end the way you’d expect, I k...

Seattle will provide $800 each in supermarket vouchers to thousands of families during coronavirus crisis

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 7 months ago

"Seattle will provide $800 each in vouchers to more than 6,000 families to help them buy food, cleaning supplies and other household goods at Safeway supermarkets during the coronavirus pandemic, M...

Gourmet Food for Train Trip

by Budstone 10 months ago

looking at the Empire Builder train ride from Chicago to Seattle and would like ideas for really good gourmet food for the trip. Will be taking a collapsable cooler and dry ice. Can you sneak (like...