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Wednesday, December 15, 2010

Georgetown Liquor Company

I'm going to take a moment here and say, again, how much I enjoy the Georgetown Liquor Company (I've written about it before, here). Every time I go I am thrilled with the breadth and deliciousness of the vegetarian (and very vegan friendly) menu.

On a recent trip, I ordered a Lowell Sandwich, which was a complete delight of vegetarian "ham", green chilies, cheddar cheese, tomatoes, baby greens and chipotle veganaise on a toasted whole wheat hoagie roll. I had a choice of sides: soup, salad, or chips and salsa, and chose the salad, which was large and perfectly dressed with homemade vinaigrette and shaves of Parmesan.
My dining companion ordered the Portobello Salad, which was the biggest salad I've ever seen in a restaurant. It was a beautiful, enormous pile of baby greens, gouda, sun dried tomatoes, pine nuts, and delicious marinated slices of portobello mushroom. I don't generally like mushrooms, and portobellos are no exception, but here they were so perfectly seasoned and marinated that even I enjoyed a taste.
The ambiance of the Georgetown Liquor Company is a little brooding, with black walls and dark themed art, and is the sort of place where I might be initially skeptical about the state of the kitchen. But I have been completely consistently impressed with the food that they make, and would even go so far as to say it's just as good as any other vegetarian restaurant I've been to in Seattle.

I love the Georgetown Liquor Company!

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4 comments:

tb said...

thanks for the suggestion - i have never been there, but i'll definitely try it out now...

Tofu Hunter said...

Excellent! I'd love to hear what you think.

Alessandra said...

I wish we had more vegetarian restaurants here in New Zealand.! Never mind, rather than being a tofu hunter I'll have to be a tofu maker :-)

lovely keeping updated with the veggie trends in the US,

I'll follow you ;-)

ciao

Alessandra

CM said...

I am hoping I get to check this place out tomorrow after Green Fest. I have been wanting to go here for ages!