Alternate-label bottles provide budget-minded drinkers with serious value

There’s plenty of room to spread out  in the Basel Cellars Estate mansion

Discounts on wine, special bottles, exclusive access to parties and events—clearly it pays to be a wine club member. But some wineries in Oregon and Washington are sweetening the deal even more, offering either discounts or members-only access to their on-site lodging so you can stay right where you sip

The Nordic bar (with lots of aquavit) has finally opened

Cloud Room Bar in Capitol Hill, Seattle

Aperitivos are all the rage, but this twist on the spritz works any time of day

Ballard brewery Lucky Envelope beer

A Ballard brewery brings a 5,000-year-old Chinese beer recipe back to life

Copperworks in Pioneer Square, Seattle

Copperworks’ whiskey-blending workshop lets you create your own perfect bottle

Calvados brandy provides the base for a cocktail that sings a delicious seasonal song

Northwest-made Grandeza liqueur introduces hints of citrus and vanilla to a legendary tipple

Plus: Which tea-infused spirits to try from Woodinville's Four Leaf Spirits, and two cocktail recipes for how to mix it all up