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A Moveable Feast | Seattle’s Top Street Eats

binNotes | a food, wine & travel blog Foodable TV | A Moveable Feast – Seattle’s Top Street Eats by L.M. Archer, FWS | Bourgogne ML Follow binNotes: | Twitter | Pinterest | Facebook | Instagram My latest contribution to FoodableTV | A Moveable Feast- Seattle’s Top Street Eats Any day of the week, Seattle’s food truck scene kicks the dusty old ‘chuck wagon’ image to the urban curb. An unintended…

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Zomato | Made to Order

binNotes | a food, wine & travel blog Zomato | Made to Order by L.M. Archer, FWS | Bourgogne ML Follow binNotes: | Twitter | Pinterest | Facebook | Instagram Greetings, foodie followers…it’s official! Earlier this year I posted a piece about Zomato purchasing Urbanspoon. Recently, Zomato rolled out their new and improved site.  So honored to join the Zomato US team – looking forward to sharing more savory stories with you soon. You can find…

San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge - gateway to world wine destination region Sonoma, CA. | Image: L.M. Archer

WITWIB? | SF!

binNotes | a food, wine & travel blog WITWIB? | SF! by L.M. Archer, FWS | Bourgogne ML Follow binNotes: | Twitter | Pinterest | Facebook | Instagram ❦❦❦ binNotes travels to San Francisco for the 4th… Wherever you are – stay cool… …and remember to hydrate…hopefully with your favorite pour! Cheers~ ❦❦❦ Care to share? Feel free to leave your comments below. Follow binNotes: | Twitter | Pinterest | Facebook…

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serendipity |sonoma

binNotes | a food, wine & travel blog serendipity | sonoma by L.M. Archer, FWS | Bourgogne ML Follow binNotes: | Twitter | Pinterest | Facebook | Instagram Today binNotes gets personal… I’m a planner. So at the start of this year, when someone asked me to name my New’s Year resolution, I announced unexpectedly:  “To allow serendipity a place at the table in 2015.” Serendipity. An unexpected guest in 2015 indeed. But…

Views from the hills of Mayacamas, CA.

There’s Something About Sonoma…

binNotes | a food, wine & travel blog There’s Something About Sonoma… by L.M. Archer, FWS | Bourgogne ML Follow binNotes: | Twitter | Pinterest | Facebook | Instagram There’s something about Sonoma… An intoxicating place of towering palms, embracing oaks, fragrant eucalyptus, spiked aloe and agave, lilting hibiscus, redolent oleander, abundant orange, apricot, lemon, lime, and almond trees…oh, and more than a few acres of vineyards…not to mention a vibrant artisan food…

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FoodableTV | Chef Collaborations Inspire Creativity in Seattle

binNotes | a food, wine & travel blog FoodableTV: Chef Collaborations Inspire Creativity in Seattle by L.M. Archer, FWS | Bourgogne ML Follow binNotes: | Twitter | Pinterest | Facebook | Instagram My latest contribution for FoodableTV: Competition is good, right? Unless it turns cut-throat, as sometimes happens in the food industry. Just watch Iron Chef. Seattle leads the way in another form of competition, one that encourages cooperation.  For some,…

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WITWIB? Sonoma!

binNotes | a food, wine & travel blog WITWIB? Sonoma by L.M. Archer, FWS | Bourgogne ML Follow binNotes: | Twitter | Pinterest | Facebook | Instagram Greetings from Sonoma, dear readers! Arrived late yesterday for a few weeks, so today is all about unpacking, laundry, getting Lucca the Wine Mascot settled… But hey, as I await the spin cycle to finish, and slowly move off travel ’tilt’… the sun is shining, there’s a…

Sunset over Chrysalis Inn, Bellingham, WA.

WITWIB…?!?

binNotes | a food, wine & travel blog WITWIB?!? by L.M. Archer, FWS | Bourgogne ML Follow binNotes: | Twitter | Pinterest | Facebook | Instagram Greetings, dear readers! binNotes | Red Thread™ is on vacation this week, catching up with friends, family,  and a few new luscious wineries and fab foodie finds…back next week. NOTE: Facebook followers: My personal Facebook page  is merging with my binNotes Facebook page on 6/14/15, so be sure…

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FoodableTV: 6 Bakeries Seattle Consumers are Wild About

binNotes | a food, wine & travel blog  Foodable TV | 6 Bakeries Seattle Consumers are Wild About by L.M. Archer, FWS | Bourgogne ML Follow binNotes: | Twitter | Pinterest | Facebook | Instagram My latest contribution in FoodableTV… Seattle’s culinary consumers constitute a savvy lot and local bakeries here rise to the challenge. Find out how a baker’s half-dozen of the Emerald City’s doughboys and girls knead, roll,…

Montinore Estate growns biodynamically farmed premium white and red wines in the Willamette Valley. |Image: Montinore Estate

Red Thread™ Interview | Montinore Estate| Willamette Valley

binNotes | a food, wine & travel blog Montinore Estate | Willamette Valley by L.M. Archer, FWS | Bourgogne ML Follow binNotes: | Twitter | Pinterest | Facebook | Instagram Montinore Estate | Willamette Valley Fourth in a four-part series on Willamette Valley wine makers celebrating 50 Years of Willamette Valley Winemaking history and Oregon Wine Month. ❦❦❦ “Don’t push the river.”  So states Rudy Marchesi of Montinore Estate in northwestern Willamette Valley. Owner of the United State’s largest…