Although here in the PNW we like to bookend our summer calendar with arbitrary points of reference like:

“It’s not summer until the 5th of July”,

and “Summer’s over after Bumbershoot”

(bumper-shoot is actually an old term for umbrella, circa 1896)

You technically have 14.5 days until the official first day of Autumn.

Use them wisely.

-We’ll be running the last of our summer favorites right until the end.


Fiore, with sweet corn, rosemary, thyme and cream.

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(with a hint of smoked mozzarella in there)

Also today:

Casarecce, with turnip greens and kale in spicy tomato.

Pappardelle, alla Bolognese