Scoop Blog Archive / December 2013

Baby, It's Cold Outside: Warm Things to Eat and Drink When it's Freezing

Warm noodle soups are just the thing to ward off this winter chill

It's high eggnog latte season, it's true. But I prefer more filling ways to warm up. If, like me, you can't seem to shake the chill--and the forecast is for frozen temps until Monday--here, a few ideas for how to warm up from the inside out. Read more »

Boozy Holiday Gift Alert: Limited Edition Bourbon from Woodinville Whiskey

For those in need of clever gift ideas, have we got one hot tip: This Saturday, December 7, Woodville Whiskey Co. plans to release its 2013 Limited Collector’s Edition Bourbon, complete with a heavy-duty, display-worthy pewter label. What makes these 600 bottles (and only 600!) so special is that they contain the coveted spoils from its first five barrels of whiskey ever produced at the distillery. Read more »


The Must List: Urban Craft Uprising, Pioneer Square’s First Thursday Art Walk and the Redmond Winter Festival

Must shop at this weekend's Urban Craft Uprising

Must Shop
Urban Craft Uprising

(12/7 to 12/8, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.) — Shop the local, artisanal, indie offerings—including funky bags by Alchemy Goods, bodacious belts by Steel Toe Studios and lovely prints by Frida Clements—at this ultra-crafty two-day fest at the Seattle Center. Read more »


12th Cans Up! Show Your Support for the Hawks This Sunday

When the Seahawks take on the San Francisco 49ers (that’s Forty-whiners) again on Sunday, December 8 (, show your support by stocking up on 12-packs of The 12th Can. Made by Ballard-based Hilliard’s Beer, the new 12th Can pale ale brew is specially formulated to increase touchdowns. Available at most grocery stores.


Mossback Monday: Lost Lake Cafe's Google Glass Ban, the Seahawks' Top 10 Monday Night Games

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