Erik Skaar

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Thumbnail for - 5 Winter Beer Festivals Not to Miss
Dec 1, 2013
12 Beers of Christmas December 1–12 It’s a drinking challenge disguised as a bar crawl. Four venues—Beveridge Place Pub, Naked City Brewery and Taphouse, the Pine Box, and the Beer Authority—will...
Thumbnail for - Seattle Winter Beer Guide
Dec 1, 2013
Another reason we love local beer—it changes with the seasons. We’ve waited all year for these malty, roasty, high-octane creations. So have the brewers.
Thumbnail for - A Guide to Washington Cider
Sep 17, 2013
It was a staple during our country’s earliest days, but in Washington the cider industry is newer than the iPhone. And (hyperbole alert) nearly as popular.
Thumbnail for - Getting Acquainted with Washington Wine Blends
Oct 12, 2012
More local winemakers (and wine drinkers) are embracing this Old World approach.
Thumbnail for - 100 Best Washington Wines 2011
Aug 19, 2011
With more than 700 wineries in our state, the juice just keeps getting better. Here are the 100 best Washington wines plus seven wine-region getaways.
Thumbnail for - Return to Red Mountain
Aug 19, 2011
At just over 4,000 acres, Red Mountain is Washington’s smallest AVA. But ton for ton, its cab, merlot, and syrah grapes are among the most precious and pricey in the state—yielding wines of amazing...
Thumbnail for - 20 for the White Wine Lovers
Aug 19, 2011
Cadaretta SBS White Wine Columbia Valley 2010 $23 This sauvignon blanc–semillon blend is a consistent standout from Walla Walla Valley winery Cadaretta. Chateau Ste. Michelle Ethos Late Harvest...
Thumbnail for - Washington Chardonnays Get Some Respect
Jun 24, 2011
No great Washington chardonnays? Don’t believe everything you hear.
Thumbnail for - The Citizen’s Guide to Seattle Beer
Apr 22, 2011
In anticipation of this month’s beer bacchanalia, Seattle Beer Week, here’s an insider’s guide to the best of the new brews.
Thumbnail for - A Flavor Punch in a Pinch
Apr 22, 2011
"…what’s shaking with Seattle’s Secret Stash sea salts."
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