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Local asparagus with Dijon cream, chives and crispy jambon

This simple but delicious dish is featured on the Spring 2018 at Café Presse, but only as long as the local aspargus is in season.  Washington State asparagus is so good, why eat anything else? Warming the blanched asparagus with … Continue reading

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Spring Dinner 2016 photos

Our Spring Dinner at Café Presse on May 24th was a big success, our thanks to everyone who attended.  The dinner, which featured lamb, asparagus and rosé wine, was the second of our 2016 seasonal dinners, following the Jura Wine … Continue reading

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Menu for Spring Lamb & Asparagus Fête

Café Presse and Le Pichet invite you to celebrate Spring! Spring Lamb & Asparagus Fête Menu Tuesday May 24, 2016, 6:30pm  Dinner including five paired wines  $75 Les hors d’œuvres Asparagus tart with chèvre and smoked lamb lardons Warm asparagus-potato-leek … Continue reading

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Spring Lamb & Asparagus Fête at Café Presse

It’s Spring in the Northwest! What more reason do we need to celebrate? How about local asparagus and spring lamb? Café Presse and Le Pichet Executive chef Jim Drohman and Café Presse chef de cuisine Patrick MacWhorter are teaming up … Continue reading

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Its Spring in the Béarn

While Seattle waits for the Spring produce, spring arrived a few weeks ago in the Béarn.  Asparagus, both white and green and as thick as my thumb mark the apex of the season.  Strawberries (strawberries!  We will be waiting  weeks … Continue reading

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