Tis the Season

7 Holiday Gift Memberships of the Liquid Variety

Last-minute gifts that don't feel like last-minute gifts

12/16/2014 By Kristen Farnam

Hopped Up

'Tis the Season...for Culty Winter Beer Releases

How to get your hands on some of the most coveted bottles around.

11/14/2014 By Allecia Vermillion

Three Drinks

One Beer, One Wine, and One Spirit for November

November’s imbibing agenda.

11/03/2014 By Sean P. Sullivan and Allecia Vermillion

Hopped Up

Nine Washington Beers Brought Home Medals from the Great American Beer Festival

Five gold medals, three silvers, one bronze.

10/06/2014 By Allecia Vermillion

Hopped Up

These Seattle Breweries Are Pouring Fresh Hop Beer

Don't say we didn't warn you: these taps will dry up fast.

09/26/2014 By Caroline Ferguson

Prost!

It's Oktoberfest: Eat, Drink, Be Merry...and Drink

Celebrate at the Coachella of beer gardens, or with traditional fish on a stick.

09/17/2014 By Darren Davis

The Explainer

It's Fresh Hops Season

Washington is one of the few places in the US where fresh hop beer is even possible. Here’s how it gets made.

09/01/2014 By Allecia Vermillion

Weekly Planner

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: August 19–26

This week: pet some puppies and kittens and miniature donkeys, or enjoy some face-melting grunge rock in a parking lot. Either way, there will be snacks.

08/19/2014 By Caroline Ferguson

Weekly Planner

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: August 13–16

This week: Doing good tastes good. Pick your beneficiary, from Boys and Girls Club to Food Lifeline and more.

08/12/2014 By Caroline Ferguson

Hopped Up

Why Does Pumpkin Beer Come Out So Damn Early?

We mock. We complain. Then we buy a bunch of it.

08/04/2014 By Allecia Vermillion

Pour

New Beer, Wine, and Cocktails

What to drink now: August’s imbibing agenda.

08/01/2014 By Allecia Vermillion

Weekly Planner

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: July 23–29

This week: two farm dinners, two booze-and-art collaborations, and a ramen popup for good measure

07/22/2014 By Caroline Ferguson

Hopped Up

Ballard Beer Company Opens Thursday (In, Uh, Ballard)

A bar dedicated purely to breweries in one neighborhood? In Seattle, that only makes perfect sense.

07/09/2014 By Ezra Parter

Northwest Travel

Bend Is Beer City

Oregon's high and not-so-dry desert town might be the beeriest city in the world.

07/01/2014 By Allison Williams

Hopped Up

The Return of the South Park Bridge Is Good News for Beer Drinkers

Because it's suddenly way easier to visit these three great new breweries.

06/25/2014

Hopped Up

Reuben's Brews' Latest Beer Honors the Upcoming Sounders-Tottenham Hotspur Match

Sounders and Hotspur fans will help tap this British pale ale. Name: London Calling.

06/24/2014 By Ezra Parter

Hopped Up

Here Are the Winners of the 2014 Washington Beer Awards

So, basically this is a to-do list.

06/17/2014 By Allecia Vermillion

Wait, What?

Bellevue Brewing Company Debuts Medina Malt Liquor

The brewery's summer seasonal offers a history lesson on this oft-misunderstood beverage.

06/05/2014 By Allecia Vermillion

Food & Drink Agenda

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: June 4–10

This week: Eat doughnuts, drink rum, and be merry. Very, very merry.

06/03/2014 By Caroline Ferguson

Pour

A Drinker's Guide to Five Promising New Breweries

And they're not all in Ballard.

06/02/2014 By Allecia Vermillion