Author Archives: Jim
Café Presse and Le Pichet were very proud to have been asked to be a part of the 2017 Premier Chef’s Dinner to support the great work they to that the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. The gala dinner, that … Continue reading
On June 20, 2017, Café Presse will be 10 years old. It has been a privilege to serve our neighborhood for the last 10 years. Help us celebrate by joining us for these special Café Presse Birthday Events in June: … Continue reading
If these bottles look familiar to you, it may be because you have ordered one before at Le Pichet or Cafe Presse, where this white wine from the Tursan region in southwest France is one of our favorites. I have … Continue reading
Seen in the Saturday market in Orthez: a dog who really loves cheese. Clearly a learned behavior, as,right after this photo was taken, he was rewarded with a bite of cheese by the vendor.
A rainy Sunday in Orthez with plenty of time to prepare and enjoy a leisurely diner de dimanche. Sunday dinner in France, especially in the countryside, is a late lunch that serves as the main meal of the day. … Continue reading
This bunch of radishes was grown super locally on an extremely small scale farmer…specifically it was grown in a pot in a SW facing window of our apartment on First Hill. Next up: collards!