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Love More. ValenDine’s Day 2014

Looking for great dining options for Valentine’s Day?  We’ve got them! With Valentine’s Day falling on a Friday, you’ll want to get a jump on your plans early.  From special prix-fixe dinner menus,  to à la carte dishes, or beautiful sweets to finish off your own creative dinner at home,  check out what G & N clients are cooking-up for this most celebrated day of love.
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5-11 pm

Offering new additions to their a la carte menu, Chef de Cuisine, Carrie Mashaney, will be in the kitchen preparing the perfect dishes for a date night. Wine Masters, Chris Tanghe and Jackson Rohrbaugh, will be on hand to suggest a stellar wine pairing, by the glass or the bottle.

Click for a reservation or call (206) 682-3590.


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5-11 pm $65 per person + tax and gratuity | $35 optional wine pairing

Sous Chef, Nico Borzee, will prepare a five-course prix fixe menu on Valentine’s Day. A limited, a la carte menu will be available only at the bar. Be sure to have one of Artusi’s noted bartenders prepare a new, seasonal cocktail to get the evening started.

Click for a reservation or call (206) 678-2516



If you are preparing a romantic dinner, or just want a lovely post indulgence, consider picking up some of Chef Adria Shimada’s organic, chocolate-dipped Bonbons or bisoux “little kisses”. These classic French treats are filled with Parfait’s fabulous Fleur de Sel Caramel, Toasted Coconut, Blood Orange and Hazelnut ice cream.

Pastry lovers will also covet Shimada’s beautiful macaron ice cream sandwiches filled with Meyer Lemon Pistachio, Pink Grapefruit, Blood Orange and Lavender macarons with Ballard Bee Honey ice cream. All of Parfait’s ice cream desserts are made from scratch at her Ballard kitchen and workshop.

Visit the shop or call (206) 258-3066


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5-11 pm $80 per person + tax and gratuity | $40 optional wine pairing

Chef de Cuisine, Stuart Lane, will be creating two, five-course prix fixe dinner menu options for a terrific evening of great food and wine. Consider a splurge-worthy bottle of Italian bubbles selected by wine and spirits aficionado, Adam Fortuna, to accompany the dinner.

Click for a reservation or call (206) 2517673


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Thursday, February 13 – Saturday, February 15, 2014
$65 per person + tax and gratuity | Optional wine pairing available

Give your sweetheart a Valentine’s Day to remember and reserve a dinner for two at Trace. Executive Chef Steven Ariel has planned a three-course menu for this amorous day with special menu choices to include: Taylor Shellfish Pacific Oysters with Pomegranate Mignonette and Painted Hills Beef Tenderloin. See the menu here.

The Valentine’s Day and a la carte menu will be available on Thursday and Saturday. Only the Valentine’s Day menu will be offered on Friday.

Click for a reservation or call (206) 264-6060


Enjoy Adult Slushies and Punch at Artusi

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Not long ago, we announced that Artusi’s outdoor patio and slushy machine were open for the summer. Artusi’s bar manager, Adam Fortuna, has crafted the first adult slushy and punch cocktails of the season. The Pink Hook slushy consists of rye whiskey, Punt e Mes, maraschino, and fresh grapefruit juice and costs $10.  It’s icy delicious!

On the punch front is Bambi’s Red-Eye Punch, consisting of Breckenridge bourbon, Smith & Cross Jamaican rum, Rooibos red tea, citrus-sage syrup, fresh grapefruit juice, fresh lime juice, luxardo maraschino, and fresh sage. This tasty punch recently prevailed over six other bartenders’ cocktails to win the Punch Kings Competition at the Cochon 555 event in Seattle in March and will be a contender in the final round of the national competition in Denver on June 1st and 2nd. Adam will be competing against the winners of the other U.S. cities at the Cochon 555 Punch Kings finals in Denver on June 1st and 2nd.  Stop by Artusi and try Adam’s winning  punch on the current cocktail menu for $9.

Artusi is open seven days of the of the week starting at 5pm. Reservations can be made online or by calling 206.678.2516.



Artusi on the Cover of Where Traveler

Look who’s on the cover of the of Where Traveler! Artusi and their famous cocktails were featured in the latest May edition of the magazine, just in time for the annual opening of their outdoor patio seating and the start of their adult slushy cocktails. Check out the latest issue of Where Traveler here, and stop by Artusi for some outdoor dining and tasty, frosted treats!



Artusi Prepares for Outdoor Dining and Adult Slushy Cocktails

Summer is just around the corner, and Artusi is getting ready for an early celebration! Beginning Wednesday, May 1, 2013, weather permitting, Artusi will kick off the upcoming summer with the grand opening of their outdoor seating on Pine Street. The enclosed outdoor seating area will allow  up to 20 guests to enjoy some of Artusi’s tasty Italian dishes and cocktails outside.  In addition to the new cocktail and spring dining menu that will be revealed that week, Artusi will fire up their slushy machine that became a huge hit following its inaugural launch last year.  Offering a daily, blended and crushed iced beverage ideal for enjoying outside, Artusi’s season opener will be the Pink Hookrye whiskey, Punt e Mes, maraschino, and fresh grapefruit juice available for $10.

Swing by Artusi any day of the week starting at 5pm to enjoy cocktails and tasty treats! Reservations can be made online or by calling 206.678.2516.

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