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Best of the City 2012

For 6 years running, I have had the privilege of being one of the writers for Spokane Coeur d'Alene Living magazine's "Best Of" issue.  This popular issue highlights top vote-getters from an annual reader's poll.  Like the presidential election, if you didn't vote, you don't get to complain. And like the Oscars, sometimes who should win, doesn't. Regardless the color of the medal, all of these businesses are worth discovering and experiencing.  The 121 categories are haphazardly divided between a small team of sassy writers. I do however usually get to do the WINE related ones. The title of my write-ups are in GOLD . Enjoy! Bravo, readers of Spokane Coeur d’Alene Living , you sure know how to handle the pressure when it is placed on you! In our June 2012 issue we presented you with a challenge: to find the best of the best, the cream of the crop, the grandest of the grand. We were looking for the Best of the City, and it required hard work and