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It’s Engagement Season!

It’s Engagement Season!

It’s engagement season, and we love weddings AND celebrations at Salty’s! This is where Seattle comes to celebrate, so we thought we’d take a moment to highlight some of our favorite facts about this time of year and offer some advice on how to enjoy your engagement rather than stressing! Why December? Did you know
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Most Comforting Comfort Food

Most Comforting Comfort Food

Seafood is comfort food The last of the leaves are taking to the streets and its chipper out there alright. It’s time for the most comforting, of comfort foods. Soothing contentment, and a sense of well-being is what we seek at this chillier time of year. So, how is it that a dish gets the
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Make your day Souper

Make your day Souper

Comfort is a word that gets thrown around a lot when the weather turns. I love the comfort of a warm meal, cozy blanket and loved ones. To be awarded a comfort food I feel that it needs to be cooked for a large part of the day. The aromas of braising chicken or scratch
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Lust for Mollusks

Lust for Mollusks

While growing up in the Pacific Northwest I have had many loving encounters with mollusks (shellfish). My fondest memories were raking steamers on Willapa bay in long beach Washington or getting my knees dirty hunting delicate razor clams. The yearning truly started at age 5 when I tried my first oyster off the Barbie. My
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Chill Out

Chill Out

If there is a most delicious time to eat oysters and clams, it’s now. Admittedly, any day of the year is the best day to eat them. True. But when fall arrives, they are prime-at-prime and extra-best. Because they are at their sweetest, meatiest and most delicious peak. But why do they get that way?
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Do I need a Planner?

Do I need a Planner?

Featured Wedding: April 2019 Venue and Catering: Salty’s on Alki Beach Space: Skyline Ballroom Event Décor: Linen Sensation, Glassybaby Cake: Salty’s on Alki Floral: Patty Schmitz – Creative Colours by Patty Photography: Kelsey Lynne Photography In chatting with one of our brides the other day during a planning session, I learned that most couples think
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