The Weekend Guide

the calf & kid!

Eat. Repeat.

TASTE
The Calf & Kid
What:
Brooklyn transplant Sheri LaVigne’s long-awaited artisanal cheese shop throws open its doors in Melrose Market.
Why: Small-batch selections from Washington’s Black Sheep Creamery and Gothberg Farms and Oregon’s Rivers Edge Chèvre.
When: Opens Fri. Hours, Tues.-Sat., 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sun., noon-6 p.m.
Where: 1531 Melrose Ave., ste. c2 (206-467-5447).

SNACK
Pinckney Cookie Cafe
What:
Delicious, preservative-free chocolate chip treats baked and shipped fresh from Bellevue.
Why: The Bing Bling (dried bing cherries, coconut, and chocolate-infused dough).
When: You need a fix.
Where: Online at pinckneycookiecafe.com.

EAT
Guanaco’s Tacos Pupuseria
Opens
What:
The traditional Salvadoran pupusa (cornmeal or rice flour tortillas stuffed with savory fillings) makes its Capitol Hill debut.
Why: Mahi mahi tacos, burritos, and fried plantains, too.
When: Mon.-Sat., 11 a.m.-10 p.m., Sun., 11 a.m.-9 p.m.
Where: 219 Broadway E. (206-328-6288)

SEE
Soil in Residence
What:
The artist-run cooperative fills the 11,000-square-foot Georgetown space with sculptures, paintings, and a collaborative drawing installation.
Why: Margie Livingston’s delicate acrylic sculptures and color-soaked paper works by Nicholas Nyland.
When: Thru May 28. Reception, Sat., 6-9 p.m. Gallery hours, Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: Seattle Design Center, 5701 Sixth Ave. S., ste. 288. Info at 206-264-8061. Admission is free.

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Photo: Sheri LaVigne / Courtesy of The Calf & Kid

LOCATIONS
The Calf & Kid
1531 Melrose Ave
@ Pine St, ste c2
Seattle, WA 98101
Seattle Design Center
5701 6th Ave S
@ Orcas St
Seattle, WA 98108
206-762-1200
Guanaco’s Tacos Pupuseria
219 Broadway E
@ E Thomas St
Seattle, WA 98102
206-328-6288
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