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Gluttony alert: A tour of desserts from Washington State Fair

Heading to the Washington State Fairgrounds and want to know what to eat when you get there? Well, here’s a tour of a baker’s dozen desserts served at the fairgrounds. If you don’t have much stomach space to spare, I’ve got two recommendations: a peach fleischkuechle and a chocolate-caramel-pecan crepe.

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A taste of Miami on a roving food truck

A new food truck roving from Parkland to Tacoma focuses on Cuban cuisine via Miami. South Beach Cuisine and Espresso also serves coffee. The truck specializes in two sandwiches popular in Florida, a Cubano and pan con bistec.

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Hunting for the perfect calzone in the Tacoma area

Three restaurants in the South Sound make what I consider great calzones, but what say you? Make mine with toasted edges and a gooey, molten interior. The more filings the merrier, so long as they don’t devolve into a watery mess. What does your favorite calzone look like?

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Check out 7 Seas Brewing's new Tacoma digs

Get an inside peek at the new 7 Seas brewery and taproom in downtown Tacoma.
Lui Kit Wong lwong@thenewstribune.com
Check out 7 Seas Brewing's new Tacoma digs 1:01

Check out 7 Seas Brewing's new Tacoma digs

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VIDEO: Take me out for some ballpark food

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VIDEO: Tacoma chef shares secret to delectable chicken and waffle

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Pete Carroll: I'd be surprised if Russell Wilson didn't play Sunday at Jets