Local Producers

September 19, 2013 6:35 PM
Honestly, there aren’t enough hayrack rides (aka hayrides) anymore. At least I don’t think so. I grew up mainly in Kansas, and took my fair...
September 18, 2013 4:07 PM
This weekend, the biggest and best Northwest food festival is taking place in Portland. Seventy food media and at least that many star...
Beer in Seattle best pubs in seattle seattle magazine
September 17, 2013 9:13 PM
Seattle’s beer-brewing scene has been growing and maturing for decades. But this year, it boomed: Around a half-dozen microbreweries opened...
September 16, 2013 2:59 PM
Three cheers to the awesomest Seahawks fans for braving the elements on Sunday, including a dramatic, game delaying thunderstorm and...
Beer ballard brewery district seattle magazine
September 13, 2013 4:55 PM
When Redhook Ale (now in Woodinville) opened its original brewery 30 years ago in Ballard at the corner of Leary and Ballard ways—not, as...
September 12, 2013 11:22 PM
For about as long as wine has been made in Washington, there have been two predominent vessels for fermentation and aging: oak and...
September 12, 2013 4:27 PM
It’s been said that summer’s not over until the last bottle of rose is drained. So, the recent arrival of a special pink wine benefiting...
September 11, 2013 5:22 PM
Many of our local breweries have tasting rooms where you can get pints of beer but nothing substantial to eat, unless you consider peanuts...
September 10, 2013 5:49 PM
Not only is our local cider great for sipping, but because it is complex, not overly sweet, and layered with fruit and other flavors, it...
September 10, 2013 5:43 PM
It’s surprising that, with its deep, rich history, hard cider hasn’t had a more prominent place in the artisan drinking revolution. As we’...
September 5, 2013 3:39 PM
If you want your tailgating party to rise above the others parked on the asphalt, I suggest you up the drink ante and serve more than just...
August 29, 2013 4:48 PM
Summertime, I think, is wine cocktail time. Why? Because they tend to be super refreshing, easy-to-make, flavorful, and a little lighter on...
August 22, 2013 4:25 PM
Sure, it’s Seattle, and there is always (well, almost always) a bit of a breeze coming in off the water. But still, in late August when the...
August 20, 2013 4:07 PM
Wow! What a wonderful Auction of Washington Wine weekend! The three-day event raised $2 million, with proceeds benefiting uncompensated...
August 15, 2013 4:44 PM
Recently, we wrote about the five essential home bar tools, and cocktail mixers you should make yourself instead of buying. So now that you...