• Taste sustainable, organic Pacific Cod at Proper Fish

     
    POSTED November 14, 2019
     
  • Taste sustainable, organic Pacific Cod at Proper Fish

     
    POSTED November 14, 2019
     

Bainbridge Island, Washington’s Proper Fish restaurant can now host and cater your next event. The establishment, which opened earlier this year, sources fish straight from the boat, using nothing but wild, sustainable, hook-and-line, organic Pacific cod. 

Chef and owner Harvey Wolff hails from London, and his restaurant is a more rooted version of his former Nosh Food Truck, which was once named Seattle’s “Best Fish and Chips.” The restaurant can be reserved for private events and can accommodate 60 seated. 
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Event planners often prepare for the worst, but one thing they likely didn’t anticipate was a global pandemic when selecting event cancellation insurance policies for their 2020 gatherings. Panicked planners began contacting Marcia McKinney, owner of Northeast Insurance Advisors, in late February and early March, but as meetings and events ground to a halt, they were already out of luck.

“It’s kind of like trying to buy homeowner’s insurance as your house is starting to catch fire... it’s too late,” says McKinney.

 

Zehnder’s of Frankenmuth is one of six recipients of the James Beard Foundation’s 2020 America’s Classics Award, which is given to locally owned restaurants that have timeless appeal and are beloved regionally for quality food that reflects the character of their community. Per the foundation, “Zehnder’s of Frankenmuth, a chicken dinner behemoth positioned between Detroit and Michigan’s summer lake destination, is decidedly on the beaten path. William Zehnder Sr. and his wife, Emilie, bought a former hotel in 1928.

 

Located in Oregon’s wine country, The Allison Inn and Spa is offering some new team-building options for meeting planners. Experiences include:

» Smith Teas Tasting: Claire Boyer, Smith Teamaker’s head of education, offers a hands-on class uncovering the exotic world of tea.

» Lotion Blending: Awaken the senses and heighten creativity with a hands-on lotion and essential oil-blending workshop.