Feb 4, 2013
Pliny Who? Looking for a local triple IPA? Russian River is no longer distributing in Washington but who cares when Seattle has a new triple IPA in town!
Big Time Brewery will be releasing Whiny the Complainer on tap and in 22oz bottles. This new Washington brew is the pride and joy of Drew Cluley, Big Time Brewery head brewer. This is a very limited release. You best chance to get a bottle of Whiny the...
Jan 30, 2013
Belgianfest offers the best of Belgium and Washington in one event! On February 2, 2013, Washington brewers offer Washington beers made with distinctive Belgian yeast during the annual Belgianfest
Featured beer styles include:
Over 80+ Belgian-style beers crafted by Washington breweries will be available for tasting during the two sessions of Belgian fest. The...
Nov 26, 2012
Fremont Brewing is one of Washington’s more creative breweries. I like to sample their one-off experimental beers like Fremont IPA w/ Medjool Dates & Garam Masala. This version of Fremont IPA smells sweet but drinks dry. It looks and smells like pumpkin pie but the lingering hop bitterness erases any illusions of pumpkin pie. This beer knows it is an IPA, not pie, and is not afraid to show...
Nov 19, 2012
Blustery rain storms don’t usually inspire me to drink a rosé wine, except for Thanksgiving time. It can be challenging to pair a single wine with the myriad of flavors. You can close your eyes and see a table laden with Thanksgiving favorites: turkey, cranberry sauce, green bean casserole, mashed potatoes, squash and pumpkin pie. Many will go for a nice Washington white wine based on the turkey. I...
Oct 31, 2012
Last minute notice for a special Halloween treat for Washington beer lovers. Malt and Vine has sold their souls to the devil for the opportunity to pour Washington’s World Beer Cup winners – TONIGHT only.
Tonight is the night to taste ALL of the Washington beer winners. From 5:30 until close, Malt & Vine is showcasing award winning beers, some that have never been sold outside of brewery or...