above: Mussels at Rustica in Oak Harbor
Food and Wine
Romantic Vineyards, Farmers Markets with fresh organic produce, restaurants with chefs who work daily to create astounding dishes; these are the elements of food nation on Whidbey and Camano Islands.
The Local Flavor at Mutiny Bay DistilleryFirst there was a blueberry farm. Then someone opened a distillery next to it. You will want in on what happened.
How I Fell in Love with Penn Cove MusselsThere was nothing appealing about mussels to this food and travel writer. Then something happened that changed everything.