Northwest Artist Editions Program Launch Party
What: Local artists Elias Hansen, Victoria Haven, Isaac Layman, and Maki Tamura show off new works commissioned for Open Satellite’s annual limited-edition collection.
Why: Layman’s entrancing photograph (pictured) depicting the inside of a cardboard box that once held liquor bottles. Plus, a party with music by DJWD4D.
When: Sat., 7-10 p.m.
Where: 989 112 Ave. NE, ste. 102, Bellevue (425-454-7355). Admission is free.
Wild Turkey Day Dinner
What: Simply add your own bird to chef Christina Choi and Dave Sanford’s (formerly of The Corson Building) fantastic holiday feast for six.
Why: The pros will make you look good with wild mushroom and sage dressing, parsnip mashed potatoes, and knoepfli casserole (made with a spaetzle-like noodle).
When: Order by Fri. Pickup Nov. 25.
Where: Orders to email@example.com (or at the restaurant). Pickup at Nettletown, 2238 Eastlake Ave. E. (206-588-3607).
What: The Thai-Hawaiian food truck hits the road with tasty, island-style plate lunches.
Why: Kalua pork and lemongrass chicken with sides like papaya salad, spicy kimchee, and traditional macaroni salad.
When: Tues.-Thurs., 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Where: Tues., 1515 Fairview Ave. E.; Wed., 1500 Broadway; Thurs., 621 Ninth Ave. Check the site for any schedule changes.
Cookbooks for Chefs and Foodies
What: Whether you’re in charge of the bird or just bringing wine, study up on seasonings and best vintages with cookbooks from James Beard, Ina Garten, Jamie Oliver, and more.
Why: You don’t want to give Grammy food poisoning — again.
When: T-Day is a week away. The time is now.
Where: Online at dailycandy.com.
Will Bake for Food
What: Get your hands on treats from 60 local food bloggers, as well as must-have edibles like Momofuku Milk Bar’s blueberries-and-cream cookies, Alderwood-smoked salt caramels, and Michael Chiarello’s orange and rosemary olive oil cake.
Why: Exchange nonperishable canned goods for snacks whipped up by cookbook author Becky Selengut, Seattle Food Geek Scott Heimendinger, and others. All donations will benefit Northwest Harvest.
When: Sat., 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Where: University Congregational Church, Ostrander Hall, 4515 16th Ave. NE.
Photo: Isaac Layman, Liquor Store, 2010
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