Aug 20, 2011
The Beer Bloggers’ Conference is in Beer City (AKA Portland Oregon) this year. You would THINK that it would make it super easy for a Washington beer blogger to get there and enjoy it to the fullest but the Beer Gods were not smiling upon me yesterday. Don’t worry this is not a tale of woe. Great beer, fresh hops from the field and a sense of humor can really turn your day around!
Aug 16, 2011
How much would you pay for a BARREL of fantastic Washington wine to share with friends? I am talking some of the best wine in Washington state like Adams Bench, L’Ecole N° 41, Woodward Canyon and many more? How much would you pay if you knew that the money that you bid on that barrel goes to supporting uncompensated care at Seattle Childrens Hospital? A very special wine for you and your friends...
Aug 8, 2011
Italianissimo continues their exquisite and FUN beer and wine dinner series on Thursday August 11th. This month, Chef Kent Betts partners with 21 Acres farm to craft a locally sourced, seasonal dinner: 5 beers. 5 wines. 5 courses. All beer, food and wine are local, sustainable, and/or organic.
Kale and beet summer salad, garnished with edible flowers.
BEER: Domaine Dupont Organic Cidre Dupont
Aug 2, 2011
A couple of years ago, a bottle of Patterson Cellars Woodslake Due Anni red wine was the “IT” present at a Christmas party. I lost track of how many times that bottle of wine circled the room as people dissatisfied with the wine they had opened, stole the Woodslake Due Anni from someone else. The party gift rules stated bring a wrapped bottle of wine $15 or under and the Due Anni was the star...
Jul 30, 2011
This is a PG -13 rated video of the 2011 Winemaker Olympic Festival Bung Pass, medal round .
Read more about the winners.