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UPDATED: Tue., June 11, 2019, 7:36 p.m.

Chick-fil-A files proposal for north Spokane restaurant

Spokane may be getting a new Chick-fil-A restaurant near the Division Street “Y” in north Spokane.


Dorothy Dean presents: Macaroni and cheese, the way it’s supposed to be

Ready for some cheesy history on America’s favorite comfort food? Historians say macaroni and cheese was made popular in the U.S. by Thomas Jefferson, the third president and author of …


Northwest Wine: Horse Heaven Hills is home to stellar wines

Horse Heaven Hills spans more than 570,000 acres, all of which are in the vast Columbia Valley. This area north of the Columbia River and primarily south of Yakima Valley …


On Tap: New brewery, Inland Ale Works, opening in Cheney

When New Boundary Brewing opened in May 2015, it was Cheney’s first since the city voted to go dry back in 1910, forcing the closure of Bavaria Brewery. While New …


UPDATED: Tue., June 11, 2019, 12:49 p.m.

Moscow mule or gin and tonic in a can? Dry Fly Distilling says cheers!

On June 20, Dry Fly Distilling at 1003 E. Trent #200 is hosting a soft launch of its new canned cocktail line. Per its Facebook, those canned cocktails are spicy …


Central focus: One trailblazing Kendall Yards restaurant is more than enough for David Blaine

When he opened Central Food, David Blaine’s business was the first in Kendall Yards. He’s watched the neighborhood grow around him.


UPDATED: Mon., June 10, 2019, 5:58 p.m.

Fresh Sheet: Riverfront Eats, Blissful Whisk, Honey Pig BBQ, Nectar, Twiggs, Poppy and Asian House

Tiffany Cable’s bakery, Blissful Whisk, opened for business May 25 at 1612 N. Barker Road near Mission in Spokane Valley. The local mom put herself through culinary school at Spokane …


UPDATED: Thu., June 6, 2019, 3:59 p.m.

‘Sell By’ or what? U.S. regulators push for clarity on expiration dates

U.S. regulators want to clear up the confusion around date labels like “Sell By” and “Best By.” They say the competing terms cause confusion.


This is us: Meet the team behind Luna, the classic and romantic South Hill restaurant

Luna, the neighborhood restaurant on the South Hill’s Perry Street, has gained a reputation in its 25 years as a go-to spot for special occasions – anniversaries, birthdays and romantic …


National Veggie Burger Day is June 5

For non-meat fans, National Veggie Burger Day is celebrated on June 5, and offers.com posted Monday a roundup of Impossible and Beyond burgers and where they can be found.


UPDATED: Tue., June 4, 2019, 3:18 p.m.

Just in time for National Doughnut Day: Seven spots in Spokane for delicious doughnuts

June 7 is National Doughnut Day – hooray! The usually-by-the-dozen desserts are an affordable option at Safeway, Rosauers and Krispy Kreme, and they’re great – a dozen original glazed, anyone? …


UPDATED: Mon., June 3, 2019, 9:57 p.m.

Palm Court Grill toasts Chihuly with dinner, hotel and ticket package

Palm Court Grill inside the Davenport is offering a five-course dinner, hotel and ticket package through June 23 in celebration of artist Dale Chihuly’s glass exhibit at Northwest Museum of …


UPDATED: Mon., June 3, 2019, 4:20 p.m.

Dorothy Dean presents: Glazed doughnuts

Celebrated the first Friday in June, National Doughnut Day is much more than a stunt, as its origin holds a sweet place in U.S. history. It was created by the …


UPDATED: Thu., May 30, 2019, 1:33 p.m.

Taste Test (Road Trip Edition): The Yellow Church Café in Ellensburg

Wednesday’s lunch stop – en route to Seattle with Adam Hegsted, Aaron Fish, Emily Crawford and Rachelle Minez for a Crave NW event – was the Yellow Church Cafe in …


Weekend getaway: Festival to feature 60+ Washington wines, live music

Auction of Washington Wines’ 2019 Honorary Grower Scott Williams of Kiona Vineyards is hosting a Vineyard Dinner in Benton City on Friday. Guests will enjoy Kiona’s award-winning wines paired with …


UPDATED: Tue., May 28, 2019, 12:41 p.m.

Running Tab: Let’s dive deep into Spokane’s food scene

Whether $5 or $500, the food just needs to be good. This has been my mantra while writing about food for the past 15 years in my 23-year career as …


It takes two: The Mango Tree blossoms with second location

The Mango Tree, a new restaurant featuring mostly northern Indian cuisine, opened the downtown space formerly occupied by Hill’s, and its staff is striving to serve some of the freshest …


UPDATED: Tue., May 28, 2019, 11:22 a.m.

Dinner at the Mango Tree reminds of travels to India

I’ve traveled most extensively in southern India, but I’ve ventured north, too. And the food, like the culture, varies tremendously between the two. Trying to make a definitive statement about


UPDATED: Tue., May 28, 2019, 1:35 p.m.

What’s the best burger in Spokane – and why?

May 28 is National Burger Day, so if you’re reading this online at spokesman.com, you’re on a roll (OK, a bun, actually). If you’re reading this in today’s Food section, …


Dorothy Dean presents: Cheesy and spicy Kenai Dip

Ask any Alaskan, as they know firsthand that the popular cheesy and spicy Kenai Dip makes the sun stay up longer and the fish grow even bigger. OK, while that …


River City Pizza to open second location in Spokane Valley

River City Pizza, an Otis Orchards staple with plenty of loyal customers, is opening a second restaurant in the Spokane Valley.


UPDATED: Wed., May 22, 2019, 4:42 p.m.

A Taco Bell hotel? Does it include complementary caramel apple empanadas?

For five evenings in August, Taco Bell is overtaking a Palm Springs, California, hotel and making it the Bell: A Taco Bell Hotel and Resort. The Bell will feature new …


Allie’s Vegan Pizzeria & Café ends brunch service due to popularity

“Allie’s brunch has been popular and we have loved being able to offer a delicious vegan breakfast on the weekend. So it is with more than a little sadness that …


UPDATED: Wed., May 22, 2019, 10:34 a.m.

Yoke’s manager and KISS superfan brings Gene Simmons’ soda to Washington, meets his idol in process

Dave Slackman, KISS fan and assistant manager of Yoke’s Fresh Market in South Richland, was successful in getting KISS frontman Gene Simmons’ MoneyBag Soda on Yoke’s shelves, so he was …


Dorothy Dean: Copycat KFC colesaw reminds of childhood memories in Alaska

KFC was my Grandma Nancy’s favorite fast-food restaurant in Anchorage, Alaska. (And I’m pretty sure that it also is where my love of fried chicken started.) As a frequent customer, …


Roger’s Ice Cream & Burgers opens fourth location on Wednesday

Local family-owned business Roger’s Ice Cream & Burgers was established in 1940 in Moscow and is a part of Coeur d’Alene history. On Wednesday, Roger’s adds to its history by …


Spokane Valley Farmers Market is in search of volunteers for 2019 season

The Spokane Valley Farmers Market will take place from 5-8 p.m. Fridays from June 7-Sept. 13. Volunteers can select the amount of time to volunteer and activities for participation, and …


Northwest Wine: Double gold indicates extra-special bottle

A double gold medal indicates that a wine earned a gold medal by unanimous vote, meaning every judge on a panel awarded it a gold medal. At a wine competition, …


Taste Test: First Avenue Coffee

Owner Deborah di Bernardo’s First Avenue Coffee says that it is “coffee for the greater good,” and a neon sign at the entrance boasts “damn good coffee.” It’s a hearty …


Anheuser-Busch invests $30,000 in Washington hop growers; Hershey’s candy bar with emojis

Anheuser-Busch announced today that it is investing $30,000 in Hop Growers of America in its commitment to its 2025 Sustainability Goals and broader agricultural community. About 68% of hops grown …