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Thumbnail for - Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: June 4–10
Jun 3, 2014
Food & Drink Agenda
This week: Eat doughnuts, drink rum, and be merry. Very, very merry.
Thumbnail for - One to Watch For: Rain City Spirits
Mar 16, 2012
Still Life
About a year ago word spread of a new distilling enterprise slated for the Pike/Pine corridor. The name was Black Label Spirits, and the man behind it Cory Duffy. Today Duffy is still busy...
Thumbnail for - Locavore Makeover: The Bloody Mary
Apr 14, 2011
Locaboozing
Next time you’re serving up brunch made from eggs laid in your backyard chicken coop and bread baked from organic Washington wheat and preserves preserved from local berries, remember that you...
Thumbnail for - Senate Approves Samples in Washington State Liquor Stores
Mar 31, 2011
Washington’s state senate passed a bill on Wednesday, March 30 allowing samples in state liquor stores, according to the Seattle Times. As when wine and beer samples were okayed for grocery and...
Thumbnail for - The Gulpable Gift Guide #4: Local Spirits
Dec 8, 2010
The Sauced Gulpable Gift Guide 2010
I spent some time thinking about all the local booze that has started to show up since the distillery laws changed. There is some good stuff out there, and local spirits make for fun presents,...
Thumbnail for - Cachaça, Easy on the C
Jul 27, 2010
Recently Seattle Met editor Eric Scigliano told me a disturbing little anecdote. Apparently, a Brazilian friend of his was at a Seattle bar and he heard the bartender refer to cachaça, the sugar...
Thumbnail for - Distillery Report: The Latest Numbers
May 14, 2010
Crafty!
As of last count, there are 14 approved craft distilleries in Washington State. Three of those are in operation: Dry Fly in Spokane, Ellensburg Distillery in Ellensburg, and Soft Tail Spirits in...
Thumbnail for - Chocolate, Meet Beer.
Feb 8, 2010
Buzzworthy Events
Best Valentine’s-related event so far: Thursday, February 11 is Chocofest at Pike Brewing Company from 6-9pm. As such, there will be more than two dozen kinds of chocolate paired with over...
Thumbnail for - Cocktail Classes at Serafina
Jan 13, 2010
Booze 101
When Chris Bollenbacher was in college he applied for a job at a local wine store. The owner asked him: “if you could have lunch with one person alive or dead, who would it be?” “Galileo,”...