Pioneer Square Store Now Open

The finest cuts around.

Rain Shadow Meats Opens

Morning Food News: Capitol Hill Scores a Butcher Shop This Friday.

Capitol Hill now has an indie butcher.

Chow Bio

Russ Flint of Rain Shadow Meats

Pretend you've been to Rain Shadow Meats.

Flint, 32, started his old-fashioned butcher shop in April to bring back the meat business to what it used to be, providing a direct link between the farm and the consumer.

Food Inc. on

New breed of butchers works against the grain

Capitol Hill’s culinary prayers are answered at Melrose Market.

Home cooks should head to Rain Shadow Meats, the kind of butcher shop where the cuts look like painted still lifes behind the counter

Carnivore's Guide: Butcher Shops and Meat Markets

The indie food vendors at Seattle's new Melrose Market belong to a mutual admiration society. The result: some delicious collaborations

The French Connection

Lusting after real meat

Rain Shadow Meats Debuts a Hot Dog for the Holidays

The 2011 Dyke March Wiener Taste Test

RUSS FLINT Great-name-haver and quality-wiener-maker.

Meet your local butcher!

Best neighborhood butcher shops in Seattle

Northwest chefs do their own butchering for uncommon cuts


Jesse "gets" RSM!

New cuts of meat slash prices....

Russ' radio debut - Table Talk!

The Great Meat Cookbook

Russ' television debut on the cooking channel!

The first press release mentioning RSM Squared in Pioneer Square.

Russ in the stranger!

Melrose Market featured on Anthony Bourdain's show "The Layover".

RSM2 press

RSM2 is imminent!

First look inside RSM2! Open for business.

Seattle's sweetest butcher gets his own shop in Pioneer Square.

best line in this article - "pornographically large handmade hot dogs"

Plan for a long lunch when the boss is gone because there's lots of hot plates and sandwiches at Russell Flint's second location in Pioneer Square.

[eat] rain shadow meats squared

Russell featured in this cookbook, along with one of his recipes.

RSM Squared brunch!

Meaty fare at Rain Shadow Meats Squared.

Seattle Magazine - June 2013

RSM2 - the stranger suggests!

Where to eat in Seattle, Bon Appetite, August 2013

Accidental Eater - August 2013


Seattle Magazine - RSM2 is one of the 11 best new restaurants in Seattle!

Noshing with Nancy Leson - of love and meat!

GQ Seattle City Guide

Both RSM1 & RSM2 mentioned - Hungry in Seattle? Great restaurants, bars for visitors

Gobble Up: 9 Specialty Shops for Your Thanksgiving Feast

Capitol Cider’s Pre-Thanksgiving Dinner, and More Food News

Best new Seattle sandwiches: Picks from readers

KOMO News feature

The Working Stiff's Guide to Lunch in the City

25 Drop-Dead Extraordinary Sandwiches

Rain Shadow Meats: A Cut Above the Rest

Rain Shadow Meats Makes an Artisan Version of the Slim Jim

Fancy Frites. Rain Shadow Meats does Charcuterie | Seattle, WA

Rain Shadow Meats' Russ Flint on True Butchery and Using the Whole Animal

NYT - Eataly-Style Food Halls Are Taking Over America

Best of Seattle: Prepared Item From Butcher

Super Bowl party food options for the non-cooking types (and the cooking ones, too)

NYT - Seattle’s First Downtown, Reimagined

March 2015

Eatin' & Livin' with Jesse Jones!

Star Chefs

Charcutier Russell Flint of Rain Shadow Meats - Seattle, WA

Corned-beef kings: 5 Seattle-area spots doing the sandwich right

Seattle's Top 3 Meat Purveyors Serve Up the City's Finest Charcuterie

CenturyLink Field's New Concessions Lineup for Seattle Seahawks Fans

THE tweet from when Russ met ALTON BROWN!


Where Alton Brown Just Ate and Drank in Seattle

Bon Appetite's 10 Favorite Butcher Shops Across the Country

Mapping Seattle's Killer Butcher Shops

25 Best Sandos in Seattle!
Plan the perfect holiday meal! See Russ on New Day Northwest!
Great mention of the Melrose Market Vendors by AAA magazine!
Mapping Seattle's Killer Butcher Shops

Navigating the Food of Pioneer Square, Seattle's Original Neighborhood

Your guide to the booming exposed-brick borough directly south of Downtown