Our local whiskey distillers are supplying an ever-expanding shelf bursting with intriguing choices. To start your sipping, here are five new-ish highlights covering a range of tastes. The best experience is to try these at the distilleries

When I first wrote about the nascent Washington distillery scene in 2011, the selection of local whiskey was very different from what it is today. It’s now a bottled wonderland, and in many ways, our state’s distillers are just getting started