Local Producers

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...
August 13, 2013 10:25 PM
BALLARDJolly Roger Taproom Maritime Pacific Brewing Company is Ballard’s oldest brewery, having opened in 1990 at a location just west of...
August 13, 2013 10:23 PM
There are a lot of craft beers in the world, but our current favorites include old faithfuls, new tastes and recently acclaimed local brews...
August 12, 2013 9:54 PM
The Auction of Washington Wines weekend is upon us, and Thursday's fabulous kickoff event—aptly named PIcnic—showcases everything we love...
August 12, 2013 4:18 PM
It is a cloudless day and spring has quilted the sprawling 8-acre Rainier Beach Urban Farm and Wetlands (RBUFW) in every shade of green,...
August 12, 2013 3:22 PM
Seattle Magazine’s Winemaker of the Year, Charlie Hoppes, has staked his sterling rep in the heart of the Red Mountain. Yet the veteran...
August 8, 2013 8:47 PM
Gin and TonicA perfect G&T on the veranda as the sun sinks is a true pleasure. But to get there, you need four things: good ice, good...