Aaron Swaney

After all those Belgian Christmas ales, it’s time for Dry January

Thankfully, craft breweries are now brewing non-alcoholic beers that taste like, well, craft beer.

Beer, wine, spirits: Where to grab a drink in Snohomish County

Doghaus tasting at Route 2: Monroe’s Route 2 Taproom and Grazing Place is hosting Leavenworth’s Doghaus Brewing for a tasting at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 14… Continue reading

Beer, wine, spirits: Where to grab a drink in Snohomish County

Deschutes tasting at Route 2: Monroe’s Route 2 Taproom and Grazing Place is hosting Bend’s Deschutes Brewing for a tasting at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 7… Continue reading

Adam Hayes, Emily Longbow, brewmaster Will Hezlep and John Caruthers at the Lost Canoe Brewing Co. on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 in Snohomish, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Booze notebook: Snohomish’s Lost Canoe Brewery shuts down

The brewery’s owners bought the neighboring Sound to Summit 18 months ago, and have decided to focus on it.

Adam Hayes, Emily Longbow, brewmaster Will Hezlep and John Caruthers at the Lost Canoe Brewing Co. on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 in Snohomish, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Booze Calendar: Spirited happenings in Snohomish County

New Year’s Eve at Anderson School: Bothell’s McMenamins Anderson School is hosting a New Year’s Eve Bash at 9 p.m. Dec. 31 at the hotel… Continue reading

Drink This: Scrappy Punk in Snohomish marks 3rd anniversary

The small brewery on 88th Street has a David vs. Goliath story involving beer tokens at festivals.

Beer, wine, spirits: Where to grab a drink in Snohomish County

South Everett Ugly Sweater Pub Crawl: Don your ugliest sweater and visit south Everett’s finest imbiberies for this Ugly Sweater Pub Crawl on Dec. 20.… Continue reading

Drink this: Bottle share party to raise money for local shelter

Taste up to 50 bottles of beer at a Dec. 17 fundraiser for the Everett Women’s and Children’s Shelter.

Beer, wine, spirits: Where to grab a drink in Snohomish County

Bothell Holiday Wine, Beer & Spirits Walk: The Downtown Bothell Holiday Wine, Beer & Spirits Walk is 5 to 8:30 p.m. Dec. 14 in downtown… Continue reading

Beer, wine, spirits: Where to grab a drink in Snohomish County

Winter Beer Festival: There will be more than 40 breweries at this year’s Winter Beer Fest Dec. 6 and 7 at Hangar 30 at Warren… Continue reading

Booze notebook: Stout Week in Everett features strange brews

The latest on Snohomish County’s breweries, wineries and distilleries.

Maltby’s new wine country is kept in a not-so-secret Vault

Six wineries and a distiller have moved to a new facility that was custom-built to their requirements.

Beer, wine, spirits: Where to grab a drink in Snohomish County

Holiday pet photos at Toggle’s: Strike a pose with your pet during a holiday pet photo party at Toggle’s Nov. 30 at the taproom, 1401… Continue reading

Drink this: Everett’s Crucible Brewing pours beer in Japan

Head brewer Paul Maychrzak went to Tokyo to serve Crucible beer at the American Craft Beer Experience.

Beer, wine, spirits: Where to grab a drink in Snohomish County

Baby Goats + Pints at Scuttlebutt: Everett’s Scuttlebutt Brewing is hosting 10 Nigerian dwarf goats at a Baby Goats + Pints event on Nov. 23… Continue reading

Beer, wine, spirits: Where to grab a drink in Snohomish County

JP Trodden grand opening: Maltby’s JP Trodden bourbon distillery is hosting a grand opening for its new tasting room and distillery, 9206 200th St. SE,… Continue reading

Drink this: A cold-weather six pack to warm the Grinch’s heart

Sound to Summit’s Adam Frantz wrote a Dr. Seuss-inspired poem to go with a winter warmer’s release.

Beer, wine, spirits: Where to get a drink in Snohomish County

Skookum releases In Ruins: Arlington’s Skookum Brewery is releasing In Ruins, an English-style barleywine aged 14 months in local bourbon barrels, on Nov. 8 at… Continue reading

Booze notebook: Skookum Brewery cans its award-winning IPA

The latest on Snohomish County’s breweries, wineries and distilleries.

Beer, wine, spirits: Where to grab a drink in Snohomish County

Scuttlebutt Halloween Party: Everett’s Scuttlebutt Taproom & Brewery is hosting its Halloween Party at 5 p.m. Nov. 1. There will be live music from The… Continue reading