hops shops

HAPPY PLACES: Pike Street Beer and Wine

Nine hundred varities of beer from around the world plus a few good wines.


Coffee Culture

Higher Grounds

Paul Odom’s Fonté Coffee Roaster and Wine Bar, which opened in August in the Four Seasons building, goes to the source to give you its best shot.

09/16/2009 By James Ross Gardner


Best Bars

Where to go, who to know, what to order (HINT: It’s all about classic cocktails). Seattle Met has the lowdown on the city’s 25 best bars right now. Plus, there’s a whole new deal at happy hour

04/21/2009 By James Ross Gardner, Jessica Voelker, and Christopher Werner


For the Love of Froth

Stocking Seattle’s best beer bar is no easy task.

03/18/2009 By Ashley Gartland


Truffle Brewing

Dilettante’s new Mocha Martini Bar breaks one very important rule.

01/15/2009 By Jessica Voelker


A Tear in Your Beer

How Seattle can cope with the international hops crisis.

01/04/2009 By Sarah Anderson


Suds of Summer

12/28/2008 By Jessica Voelker


Lager Lever Lover

Is Paul Fichter just pulling our keg?

12/28/2008 By Roger Brooks


Heavenly Hops

12/27/2008 By Jessica Voelker


True Brew

When It Comes to Craft Beers, Seattle’s Frosty Mug Runneth Over

12/19/2008 By Anna Roth and Jessica Voelker


There Will Be Beer

Which Oktoberfest is your Oktoberfest?