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Two New Bars Opening and Other Drinking News

A.J. Rathbun

There’s a lot to look forward to in 2013, especially for those who love bars, lounges, creative cocktails, and local bar stars. Read more »

Bottled Resolutions: Five Spirits and Liqueurs to Try in 2013

A.J. Rathbun
Borghetti Coffee Liqueur

When rolling out your New Year’s resolutions, get past the usual suspects. Sure, losing a few pounds or deciding to read more Dickens is an honorable idea. But a resolution you may actually keep is trying more intriguing spirits and liqueurs, especially if you begin with these five: Read more »


Shop the Asian Noodle Aisle, Tackle Ibsen and Other Weekend Musts

asian noodle recipes
We've got an easy, delicious recipe to go with each of these noodle varieties.

Easy Recipes from the Asian Noodle Aisle
Uwajimaya, Seattle’s ultimate Asian grocery store, has four (!) noodle aisles—which can be a little overwhelming if you’re just starting to experiment with cooking noodle dishes. Accordingly, we teamed up with the store’s experts to give home cooks the best bets for easy and delicious noodle dinners.

A Doll’s House Read more »


Five Champagne Cocktails for New Year's Eve

A.J. Rathbun
The Happy Youth champagne cocktail

New Year's Eve may be the most anticipated party of the year. But with so many competing soirées, wing-dings, bashes and galas, it can be hard to ensure your party stands out. The best way to shine in the crowded party pack? Step away from plain sparkling wine and step up to the easy challenge of a Champagne or sparkling wine cocktail.

The following five recipes will have your celebration remembered all through the next year. Read more »

Sing in a Snow Globe, Buy Local Bubbly and Other Weekend Musts

See what life is like inside a snow globe

Reel Grrls’ Wonderland Read more »