Beer and Spirits

November 1, 2012 10:32 PM
No matter what side you’re on during this year’s election, let’s hope we can agree on two things: First, that an election night party just...
October 31, 2012 11:26 PM
When you walk into Glass Distillery (SoDo, 1712 First Ave. S; glassdistillery.com), it’s easy to see that its founder, painter,...
October 26, 2012 5:35 PM
Five mixes that you’ll want to have on hand if your neighborhood is ever invaded by the undead. Or, if you decide to throw a Halloween...
October 11, 2012 5:19 PM
Fall’s crisp air lends itself to many seasonal treats (including some previously-mentioned fall drinks), but no ingredient says “fall” as...
October 4, 2012 8:55 PM
Sure, it’s hard to exchange a very sunny summer for fall’s less-bright horizons. But think of all the fun fall highlights:pretty leaves...
September 27, 2012 6:25 PM
Recently, I posted a piece about the expanding selection in big and little Washington State liquor stores. The selection is exciting, but...
September 26, 2012 6:55 PM
"Ein prosit! Ein prosit! Der gemuetlichkeit!" That’s right, ladies and gents, time to don your lederhosen and slip into that dirndl! It’s...
September 22, 2012 12:54 AM
Autumn is a season of unmistakable change, as the days grow shorter and the sun moves south. It’s time to set aside the refreshing, playful...
September 21, 2012 6:33 PM
As you may know, Washington State liquor laws have changed dramatically this year. I talked about it here back in June, which doesn’t seem...
September 19, 2012 10:49 PM
If recent changes to our state’s liquor landscape have left you feeling a little…dispirited, we’re here to help. We’ve scouted out a few...
September 13, 2012 6:36 PM
One of the most important seasons is upon us: tailgating. I believe football has also started. I’ve never turned down a beer served from...
September 6, 2012 6:16 PM
Okay, say you have this "friend." And that "friend" is just insistent about not trying any drinks made with a particular spirit. They’re...
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...