Beer and Spirits

August 30, 2012 6:04 AM
Every time summer nears its end in Seattle I think, How did the endless days of sun fade so quickly? Wasn’t it just light at eleven o’...
August 23, 2012 5:10 PM
First off, none of these drinks are for children. These are for parents who may have had a little too much of the back-to-school bustle or...
August 9, 2012 11:07 PM
After growing up in Seattle and earning her biology degree from the University of Puget Sound, Victoria MacRae-Samuels has spent more than...
August 3, 2012 5:38 PM
The weekend forecast calls for some Sangria! And guess who shared a recipe? The fabu Jamie Boudreau, da man mixing it up at comfy chic...
August 2, 2012 6:15 PM
I may not be able to help you perfect that shuttlecock serve, but I am pretty proficient at picking the right drink for the right occasion...
July 26, 2012 9:46 PM
Though there are still those divisive folks who only want to drink a cocktail or a glass of wine, more people are experimenting with wine...
July 19, 2012 8:35 PM
I like to have a well-made cocktail now and then (you may have seen evidence of this in my previous blog posts). But I like to eat,...
July 6, 2012 4:07 PM
Now, I’m not saying one should be drinking all day. You have to know when to say when, as the saying goes, and I certainly don’t want to...
June 28, 2012 4:35 PM
Seattle is a drink-lover’s paradise. Not only is it in a state that has some of the best wine outside of Italy and France, but it’s also a...
June 22, 2012 4:06 PM
There’s nothing like seeing a baseball game at Safeco Field. Or any other stadium, for that matter, but I like Safeco best—especially when...
June 21, 2012 5:39 AM
For Nathan Kaiser, it's all about the hard work of his grandfather and his grandfather's fathers before him. Five generations of his family...
June 14, 2012 4:58 PM
Sure you could get him a tie. Or maybe a wallet. But really, what dad wants is a drink (and don’t you think he deserves one after putting...
June 4, 2012 4:43 PM
As mentioned in numerous news stories, articles, Tweets, placards, and even an earlier blog post, the booze-selling landscape changes that...
April 19, 2012 6:17 PM
In the April issue of Seattle magazine, I shake up five new (to me) local spirits. But they aren’t the only new local liquors or liqueurs...
April 8, 2012 6:38 PM
The local trend toward Belgian-style beers shows no sign of slowing; however, local beer drinkers are not willing to entirely abandon their...