Conversations with Local Authors

A Seattle Dive for Every Occasion

The author of a new guide to getting liquored up, lowbrow style, makes some divey selects for Sauced.

04/09/2009

Booze News

Happy Days for Dry Fly

The Spokane distiller celebrates a big win in San Fran, and gets ready to roll out a new whiskey. Plus: places to sample its homegrown spirits.

04/09/2009

Oeno Files

Good News, Bellevue

Half price Washington wines at 0/8 and Twisted Cork, all through April.

04/08/2009

Happy Hour

Happy Hour of the Week: Maximilien

Deals and views in the market

04/08/2009 By Jessica Voelker

Field Trips

Early Notice: the Leavenworth Ale Fest

Life’s little joys abound at this pint-size craft brew event

04/07/2009 By Jessica Voelker

Behind the bar

Five Questions for the Bartender: Erik Chapman

Sun Liquor’s barman talks gin and Oliver’s Twist, and explains why hot toddies and angry spouses just don’t mix.

04/06/2009 By Jessica Voelker

Yay Recession!

Happy Happy Hour News from Tom Douglas

Five bucks will now get you everywhere at Dahlia and Serious Pie.

04/06/2009 By Jessica Voelker

Events

Taste Washington

Some thoughts on the big sipping weekend.

04/03/2009 By Jessica Voelker

Happy Hour

Happy Hour of the Week: El Gaucho

Outrageous deals at a (usually) very expensive restaurant.

04/01/2009

Drink of the Week

Drink of the Week: Corpse Reviver #2 at Sun Liquor

Bonus: Bartender Erik Chapman reveals his recipe for the classic cocktail.

03/31/2009

The Tipping Point

Sauced Service Awards

…in which we call out bartenders and servers for their standout hospitality. This week’s winner: Pacific Inn Pub

03/31/2009

Behind the bar

Five Questions for the Bartender: Quentin Ertel

The man behind the Saint and Havana muses on mezcal, Sambar, and witnessing the so-called Sneaker Riot.

03/30/2009

Beer

Trippel Threats

Local brewers, bartenders, and bottleshop owners are all about the Belgian-style beers.

03/27/2009

Events

Sweet 16

Sixteen Seattle sports bars where you can watch—or not watch—the Gonzaga/UNC showdown.

03/26/2009

Article

Happy Hour of the Week: La Isla

Cheap island fare in Ballard

03/25/2009

New Deals

Kukuruza Popping Up at Happy Hour

With apologies for the horrible pun.

03/24/2009

Booze News

How High? Knee High

New speakeasy-style bar opens tomorrow night on Olive Way.

03/23/2009

Behind the bar

Five Questions for the Bartender: JJ Wandler

The owner/barman at Gainsbourg is also a union hero, a pusher of Pernod, and a diehard David Lynch Fan.

03/22/2009

Booze News

New Croc Opens Tonight!

Check out the very cool update of a Belltown icon.

03/19/2009

Oeno Files

Cheap Wine for Weeknights: Marques de Caceres Rioja

A value rioja for the dinner table.

03/18/2009