Best Restaurants

Booze News

So Long, King Cobra.

The Capitol Hill club closes this Friday.


Oeno Files/Field Trips

Should You Find Yourself in Renton…

and in need of a pinot gris/viognier blend, I have the shop for you.


Local Booze News

This Week in Drinking

Possibly maybe changes to Seattle bar licensing; Ivar’s happy hour: good coverage, bad food?; More on Washington rieslings.


For love of beer

Corporate Craft: A Field Trip to Redhook Brewery

We should be proud of our city’s most famous brewery.


Drink of the Week

Drink of the Week: Les Deux Tours Sauvignon Blanc at the Virginia Inn

A French wine, a romantic bar.

02/18/2009 By Jessica Voelker

Happy Hour

Happy Hours: Meatwich Edition


Behind the bar

Five Questions for the Bartender: Jamie Boudreau

The man behind the bar at Tini Bigs worships at the alter of Murray Stenson, encourages you to drink vermouth, and gives his wife a Valentine’s Day sho...


Happy Hours

Happy Hour of the Week: Bookstore Bar & Cafe

Soak it up with full plates for four dollars


Last Minute Plans

Tonight: Solomon Georgio at King Cobra

Catch a talented local comedian before he skips town.


For the Love of Beer

Two New Brews

Redhook’s Slim Chance and Widmer’s Drifter



Low-Key Love Day

Three simple (and sparkling!) Valentine’s Day suggestions.


Drink of the Week

Drink of the Week: El Santo margarita at The Saint

A much abused cocktail gets redeemed.


Hard Stuff

Home Bar 101


Happy Hour

Weekend Happy Hour at Oliver’s Twist

What more appropriate place to go out during recession, after all, than a bar with a Dickens theme?



Obama-rama Drama

Sour grapes between two local bars over a vodka-based Baracktail


Happy Hour

Happy Hour of the Week: The Capitol Club

Seattle gives this bar’s happy hour very little love. Even on half-price wine night.


Happy Hour

Post Mortem

A not-so-happy hour in Post Alley

02/03/2009 By Jessica Voelker

Drink of the Week

Drink of the Week: Old Bawdy Barley Wine

Barley wine is like beer, only drunkier.


happy hour

I Feel Weird at Licorous

But their happy hour is pretty top shelf.

01/30/2009 By Jessica Voelker