Jun 6, 2011
Whoever says that all wine lovers are snobs has never been to Wine Rocks Seattle! Wine Rocks is a fun filled evening of beer, wine, food and of course rock and roll. Wine Rocks is a unique celebration of Washington wine makers in that it showcases the musical talents as well as their wine making skills. The 4th Annual Wine Rocks takes place at the Georgetown Ballroom, Thursday June 9, 6:30-10pm. Tickets...
May 27, 2011
Are you ready for the final weekend of Seattle Beer Week 2011? It has been a long, fun and sometimes overwhelming week of beer in Seattle. I can’t count how many times that I wish I could have cloned myself and be at two or more Seattle Beer Week events at once. But it isn’t over yet baby, this weekend is packed with beer activities to cheer up your Memorial Day weekend, regardless of the...
May 26, 2011
Which will emerge triumphant when it comes to pairing with dinner: beer or wine? Kristen Young, Sommelier of the Year 2011, in one corner and the iconic Charles Finkel, founder of Pike Brewing, in the other corner have created a unique beer vs wine pairing dinner at the Waterfront Seafood Grill for the closing night of Seattle Beer Week, May 29th.
Last year, Kristen sparred beer vs wine with Sam Calagione,...
May 25, 2011
Someone may have forgotten to tell the weather man that it is Spring in Seattle, but Seattle Uncorked hasn’t forgotten that Spring means rosé wines! The 9th Annual Rosé Revival is on Wednesday, June 1st from 6-9pm at Ray’s Boathouse.
Rosé wines are emerging from a bad reputation in America but in France they are revered as a herald of spring. Rosé wines have surpassed white wines in terms...
May 20, 2011
If you have been trying to keep track of Washington brewer affiliation, you might feel like you are playing a game of musical chairs as brewers seek out new challenges, opportunities and life styles. In fact one of your goals of Seattle Beer Week might be to find out where all of your favorite brewers are these days! There has been a recent flurry of activity but it part of the brewery culture and brewer...