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La Bodega's Name Change and Rebrand; WA State Wine Month

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PIONEER SQUARE La Bodega is rebranding, changing its name to Manu's Bodega, and expanding the menu to offer dishes from the Dominican Republic, Cuba, Peru, Bolivia, and more. There's also going to be a new patio and extended hours starting Thursday. Owner Manu Alfau is throwing a Patio Opening Party on Thursday, with the entire menu available plus live music and a raffle for a 4-day trip for two to the Dominican Republic. [EaterWire]

EVENT WIRE Cedarbrook Lodge is hosting its Fifth Annual Heirloom Tomato Festival on September 13 from 1 to 5 p.m. Expect plenty of tomato-centric dishes and tomatoes for purchase. Tickets are on sale now through Brown Paper Tickets. [EaterWire]

WINE WIRE — August is Washington State Wine Month, featuring a variety of promotions like free tastings, discounts, and tasting room specials. A full list of all the goings on can be found on the Washington State Wine Month website.