Why a Tom Douglas restaurant? I am a big Tom Douglas fan. In fact, I think he might be one of my favorite local Chefs. I love listening to his weekly podcast and I LOVE The Carlile Room also in Seattle. So when a friend of ours came into town and asked for suggestions for a good seafood place, I had to suggest Etta’s.
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I love sushi. But sushi is an art, and many places just don't do it right. From making everything fried, stuffed with the same ingredients, overdoing breaded shrimp, and throwing a gallon of sauce on top to smother out the fresh flavor of the fish, many American sushi places just make food, not art.
There is a song, “When Hot Gets A Little Cold” by the amazing Cyndi Lauper, that always pulls so many thoughts into focus when I hear it. Makes me look at all of the things that I thought were so hot, things that I knew I could do, the life I thought I was leading. Sometimes it's so easy to let things burn hot.. then let them fall away. Like… Read More »When hot gets a little cold..