Seattle Beer Week: Print vs Online Guides

When it comes to planning for Seattle Beer Week 2011, you can search via the web and/or bring along the printed Seattle Beer Week Guide in the center of Seattle Weekly. In years past, I studied ahead of time online and relied on my published Seattle Beer Guide when I...

Seattle Wine Awards 2010: Celebrating the Old and the New

The Seattle Wine Awards Grand Tasting is the penultimate event of the year to enjoy and celebrate our state’s spectacular and growing wine industry. This was an opportunity to taste the new releases of my favorite wineries as well a chance to try many wines from...

Celebrate Washington Wine Month at The Local Vine 3/25

The Local Vine is pleased to announce TWO great Washington wine tasting opportunities on  Thursday night, 3/25/10.  Please join us as we taste wines with Chad Johnson, wine maker from Winery of the Year Dusted Valley Vintners and participate in the national Tweetup...

Ready, Set, Syrah: Go Washington!

Hospice du Rhone is hosting the third and final part of their Ready, Set, Syrah series on 3/24/10.  This time it is all about Washington state Syrah, just in time for Washington Wine Month!  Previous Ready, Set, Syrah events explored California, French, Australia and...