Booze Hybrids

These Local Distilleries Are Barrel-Aging Gin

A gin with bourbon sensibilities: “It’s like if the prom queen and the quarterback had a baby.”

05/31/2013 By Cassandra Callan

Food and Drink Events

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner

This week: pizza at the Corson Building, suckling pig at Tavolàta, and a make-your-reservations-now chef challenge at the Willows Inn

05/29/2012 By Anne Larkin

Still Life

Lessons and Winners from Seattle’s First Ginvitational

A local gin aficionado wants to raise awareness of the best versions coming out of Oregon and Washington.

04/23/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

Booze News

Sun Liquor Spirits: An Addendum

Will bottles be retailed at the distillery on Pike Street? Definitely maybe.

11/03/2011 By Christopher Werner

Booze News

You Can Now Consume Sun Liquor Gin and Vodka

Try the long-awaited spirits at either of Sun’s Capitol Hill bars.

11/01/2011 By Christopher Werner

Distillery Watch

A First Taste of Sun Liquor Gin

The distillery’s signature spirit—Hedge Trimmer—is just about to be bottled.


Cheap Drinks

Gin Cocktail Specials at Paratii This Thursday and Saturday

An event so nice they’re holding it twice.


Distillery Watch

Update: The Status of Sun Liquor’s Gin

With packaging approved, the product should be for sale soon.



Talk About A Cocktail: The Gin Gimlet

It’s officially spring, break out the gin and juice.


The Sauced Gulpable Gift Guide 2010

The Gulpable Gift Guide #4: Local Spirits

Easy-to-love bottles from around these parts.


Behind the bar

Five Questions for the A Cocktail Chef: Cameo McRoberts

Cameo McRoberts is not a bartender, but that doesn’t mean she can’t make you a very good drink. Just don’t be snapping your fingers in her ...


Booze News

Oola…la. Another Craft Distillery Coming to Capitol Hill

The Oola Industries tasting room will be "right near Pike/Pine corridor," says distiller.


Top Shelf

Drink of the Week: Old Fashioned with Ransom Old Tom Gin

Warm outside? Ask for this warming whiskey drink with gin instead.


Drinky Party

Sun Liquor Anniversary Party and Update on Gin Distillery

Mark you calendars for barbecue and drink specials.


Breaking Booze News

Booze News! A Boutique Gin Distillery Coming to Capitol Hill

Sun Liquor owner Michael Klebeck hopes to open his distillery and tasting room by late summer 2010.


Behind the Bar

Five Questions for the Bartender: Philip Trickey

The Rob Roy up-and-comer will turn you into a gin lover, but asks that you keep your shoes on at the bar.