Beer and Spirits

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April 30, 2014 4:26 PM
Cinco de Mayo is a dandy day for celebrations: Honoring Mexican heritage and pride, for one. Plus, it's a fantastic time to start thinking...
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April 17, 2014 4:49 PM
Earth Day is April 22–less than a week away! I certainly hope that you’re celebrating the earth all year long in lots of ways. But it’s...
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April 10, 2014 3:58 PM
I spend a lot of time talking about local cocktails and spirits that are served in our lounges, bars and taverns, but less time discussing...
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April 3, 2014 4:52 PM
While I’m a big believer in being poetic and reading poems all year long (usually with a drink in one hand), April is National Poetry Month...
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March 28, 2014 11:06 PM
Getting to write about our local distillery scene is awesome–and tasty, too. And while I like every distillery and distiller that I’ve...
March 27, 2014 3:47 PM
The weather is changing (though hopefully it settles on “changing for the better” soon) and the local cocktail lover’s landscape is also...
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March 20, 2014 5:40 PM
In the March issue of Seattle Magazine, we ran a fantastic (if I can say that humbly) article about the new single malt American whiskies...
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March 13, 2014 6:16 PM
As one of the holidays that tends to be celebrated with rollicking parties, St. Patrick’s Day sadly isn’t usually accompanied by delicious...
March 6, 2014 5:04 PM
A good new bar is always exciting, but a new bar from Bryn Lumsden is at least five levels above exciting! Not only was he past bar manager...
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February 27, 2014 6:10 PM
It’s time to roll out the red carpet for all those you’ve invited over to watch the 2014 Oscars (and hopefully it’s a bunch of folks, cause...
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February 19, 2014 12:35 AM
Some classic drink combinations seem so made for each other as to prohibit tinkering: gin and tonic, for example, even rum and coke. Yet...
February 18, 2014 8:36 PM
If you didn’t know it, Seattle and Reykjavik, Iceland, are sister cities. Recently, in a bit of sibling communing, Daniel Brancusi, who is...
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February 13, 2014 5:52 PM
Last week, we told you about some fantastic first date bars, in preparation for possible first dates happening around the big romantic day...
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February 13, 2014 12:00 AM
When someone says “single malt” in conversation at the bar, the vast majority of people tend to think of single malt Scotch whiskey made...
February 6, 2014 6:18 PM
February is here, which means it’s time to think about beautiful things (and I don’t just mean my recently passed birthday), things like...