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Purple Cafe

EFESTE Steps Up Fundraising   EFESTE hosts its largest event of the year, Rockin’ Sips, on Saturday, February 25. For this popular fundraiser attracting 300 guests annually, the winery’s cellar transforms into a stage for premier party band, Soul Siren. This year’s Rockin’ Sips will showcase premium wines and refreshing microbrews from EFESTE, Pepper Bridge […]


Homeward Pet: Sip Into the Holidays

by Shona Milne on November 3, 2014

“SIP INTO THE HOLIDAYS” A Wine Tasting & Fund Raiser All proceeds go directly to Homeward Pet Adoption Center Friday November 21st From 7-9pm At The Beaumont Great Room 14001 NE 183rd Street Woodinville, WA 98072 Cost:$30.00 Tweet This Post


It’s Back: Seattle Restaurant Week

by Shona Milne on October 9, 2014

Pick up your phone and get your reservations now for Seattle Restaurant Week. The dates this fall are October 19th-23rd and the 26th-30th. Plenty of restuarants on the eastside; Woodinville, Kirkland, Bothell, Redmond, and Bellevue are participating. You can get a three course dinner for $30.  Quite a few of the restuarants are also offering […]


Seattle Restaurant Week 2014: Woodinville

by Shona Milne on April 2, 2014

How time flies; it’s Seattle Restaurant Week again. Make your reservations or you may not get a table. Seattle Restaurant Week runs April 6th-10th and 13th-17th. Some of the restaurants offer lunchs as well as dinner. Dinners are $28 and lunches are $15 for three courses. Those participating in Woodinville: Barking Frog Big Fish Cafe […]


Howl-o-ween Fundraiser: Homeward Pet

by Shona Milne on October 21, 2013

Howl-oween Fundraising Event – Sunday, October 27th – 1-4pm Hosted by Steve Justice of the Columbia Valley Wine Institute All proceeds directly benefit Homeward Pet Adoption Center’s dogs and cats!  Tastings from Canon de Sol Winery, Kestrel Vintners, and Silver Lake Winery Appetizers provided by Purple Café Sweets from Nick Gosanko’s “Chocolate Talk” $25 […]


Seattle Restuarant Week: October 13th-17th & 20th-24th

by Shona Milne on October 10, 2013

Make your reserevations now for Seattle Restaurant Week, October 13-17 and 20-24, 2013. More than 160 local restaurants are serving up three-course dinners for $28 and many of them are offering three-course lunches for $15. There are a few Woodinville/Bothell/Kirkland participants for those of us who don’t want to cross water. Woodinville ~ Barking Frog […]


I can’t wait to make my reservations! It’s Seattle Restaurant Week April 7th – 11th and April 14th – 18th. There are a number of Bothell, Kirkland, and Woodinville restaurants participating. Some of them also offer $15 lunch option. Woodinville Restaurants: Barking Frog Purple Cafe and Wine Bar Kirkland Restaurants: Anthony’s Homeport, bin on the […]


Once again, Seattle Restaurant Week has rolled around.  The event runs from October 14th through the 18th and the 21st through the 25th. There are a number of restaurants in our local area that are participating; Anthony’s HomePort, Kirkland, Barking Frog, bin on the lake, Le Grand Bistro Americain, Lucia, Lynn’s Bistro, Preservation Kitchen, Purple […]


Woodinville: Dine Around Seattle

by Shona Milne on March 1, 2012

It’s that time of year for Dine Around Seattle. Here in Woodinville we have Barking Frog and Purple Cafe and Wine Bar participating. Whether you live in the Seattle area or are just visiting, Dine Around Seattle is a fine-dining experience you don’t want to miss. Now in its tenth year, this bi-annual promotion has […]


St. Nick’s Weekend 2011: Where To Eat

by Shona Milne on December 2, 2011

Many of the wineries will be providing food but for those of you who might be looking for something more I’ve provided a list ot local place to eat during or after St Nicks. The Twisted Cafe – 12631 NE Woodinville Drive – 425-806-7203 Teddy’s Bigger Burgers – 17705 140th Avenue NE – 425-408-1604 Apex […]