What’s The Buzz at The Fairmont Olympic Seattle ?

What’s The Buzz at The Fairmont Olympic Seattle ?

What’s the buzz at The Fairmont Olympic Seattle Hotel? Bees? Yes! For the last three years, Executive Chef Gavin Stephenson has been Chief Beekeeper to the hotel’s hives located on the roof—and devised a myriad of creative ways to showcase the honey throughout the hotel’s restaurants. The concept of  ‘urban honey ‘was explained by Executive  […]

The  Winter Charms of Old Quebec City

The Winter Charms of Old Quebec City

Describing Old Québec City using “quaint and charming ” could be considered trite. You must try to capture the sound of the horse drawn carriage on cobble-stone streets, the beauty of the sculptured shop facades, the exuberance of summer planter boxes spilling over with geraniums and inpatients, the many colorful painted shutters accentuating mullioned windows […]

Executive Chef Stephenson of Fairmont Olympic Shares His Candied Salmon

Executive Chef Stephenson of Fairmont Olympic Shares His Candied Salmon

Native American Candied Salmon by Chef Gavin Stephenson Fairmont Olympic Hotel Ingredients: •Wild King Salmon 4# (boneless skinless fillet) •Brown Sugar 2 cups •Wils honey 1 cup •Sea Salt ¾ cup Directions: Slice salmon into 1” x 4” pieces without any skin and brown blood line, place in stainless bowl and add salt, honey and […]