UNIVERSITY DISTRICT -- JOEY Kitchen is rolling out its fall menu starting Wednesday. New items include a barbeque salmon rice bowl, chicken enchilada, and carrot ginger soup. [EaterWire].
TACOMA -- Pacific Lutheran University MBA student Jason Sipe, who works as a line cook at PLU's Anderson University Center, will compete in the first nationwide ment'or Young Chef Competition. Sipe was one of 16 young chefs invited to compete for cash and an internship at some of the country's most well-respected restaurants. [EaterWire]
AWARDS WIRE -- Washington breweries took home ten medals -- including six golds -- at the Great American Beer Festival held last week in Denver. The winners included Fremont Brewing (which won two silvers), Pyramid Breweries, Propolis Brewing, Gordon Biersch Seattle, Silver City Brewery, Sound Brewery, White Bluffs Brewing, Chuckanut Brewery, and Airways Brewing. [Seattle Beer News]