Mar 28, 2017
It was a happy Washington beer loving crowd at the afternoon Washington Cask Beer Festival 2017. The sold out crowd was there to taste full flavored cask beers, served at cellar temperature, and to support the Washington Brewers’ Guild.
43 Washington breweries brought a total of over 120 cask conditioned beers for participants to try. Even with a group of friends, we only managed to get part way...
Mar 21, 2017
Recently Betz Family Winery held their annual spring release party for #WAWineMonth. In addition to their classic Bordeaux Blend wines Père de Famille and Clos de Betz, two other Washington wines were released as well. Recently, Betz Family Winery has been crafting a “Little Brother” red wine blend Cuvée Frangin. Brand new this year was the release of the vineyard select Heart of the...
Mar 15, 2017
The 10th Annual Debut and Discoveries features some of the newest breweries, cideries, distilleries and wineries in Washington state. This year, Debut and Discoveries takes place Saturday March 18, 2017 in Magnuson Park in North Seattle. Come meet some of the new and upcoming beverage producers so you can say that you knew them back when they first started out!
All of the Washington breweries, cideries,...
Mar 15, 2017
Last weekend, William Church Winery released their spring wines: 2013 Sur La Mer, 2014 Malbec, 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon and the 2014 Keystone Series Syrah. #WAWineMonth
At their winery in the Woodinville Warehouse District and their cozy tasting room in the Hollywood District of Woodinville, owners Rod & Leslie and wine maker Noah, along with their staff and volunteers, were pouring their four red...
Mar 14, 2017
First brewed in 2012, Elysian Brewing’s Savant IPA has returned after a five year hiatus. Available now through April 2017, the Savant IPA really knows how to make Nelson Sauvin Hops a star.
The Elysian Brewing Savant IPA is a rich orange amber. Although not heavily aromatic, the nose is definitely tropical and citrus. The New Zealand Nelson Sauvin Hops is unique, in that is often referred to giving...