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Are you a FOODIE? 

food·ie /ˈfo͞odē/noun
A foodie is a person who has an ardent or refined interest in food and who eats food not out of hunger but due to their interest or hobby. i.e. a person who enjoys food for pleasure.

TOP 10 Signs you may be a FOODIE - Dave Letterman style

10. You take pictures of your meal, possibly having more photos of food than family on social media. #foodpics

9. You’re impressed by first impressions made by food. #PlatingMatters

8. When a new eatery opens, you’re there. When one closes, you’re profoundly saddened. #FoodDebut

7. You have a sense of euphoria when the server appears to be making their way to your table. #EatOut

6. You look forward to going grocery shopping and go down most every aisle. #GroceryStoreDating

5. You’re excited when you see a local chef out in public. #CelebritySighting

4. You’re not necessarily hungry but you’re thinking about and planning your next meal in detail. #EatLocal

3. You ponder about the importance food and libation pairing and what to try next. #PourLocal

2. Food makes you happy. It does have to be fancy or expensive but you’d never waste a meal just filling the void. #FoodMatters

And the #1 sign you may be a foodie. You follow Spokane Culinary Arts Guild on facebook, @scaguild on Instagram and subscribe on

10 out of 10 - You’re my people.
5-9 - Let’s hang out...over food.
1-4 - You’re definitely missing out. Don’t despair, I can help.

#Spokanefood #TasteMakerTeam #SipofSpokane


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by Kevin Finch, Sarah Hauge, Laurie L. Ross (aka SIP), and Blythe Thimsen
(look after the write up for the intials of the author)

Look up the word “best” in a Merriam Webster Dictionary, and you will get the following result:

adj \best\
Definition of BEST
superlative of good

1: excelling all others
2: most productive of good : offering or producing the greatest advantage, utility, or satisfaction
3: most, largest

We’d like to suggest a fourth definition:

4: top pick, no one is better . Further definitions of the “Best” are as follows:

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