Aaron Swaney

Drink this: Next in Scuttlebutt’s can release is a tropical IPA

Scuttlebutt Brewing in Everett is hosting a Sundiver IPA party and Summerzover concert Sept. 14.

Booze notebook: Everett’s Upper Left Beerfest kicks off Friday

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

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

Cider Summit Seattle: The ninth annual Cider Summit Seattle will have more than 50 cideries pouring cider Sept. 7 and 8 on the lawn of… Continue reading

Drink this: Official beer of Everett Beer Week is hazy IPA

A collab brew, Cloak and Stagger is packed with fruit flavors that might just knock your socks off.

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

Rooftop Brewing tasting: Lynnwood’s Special Brews is hosting Seattle’s Rooftop Brewing at 5 p.m. Sept. 5 at the taproom, 14608 Highway 99, Suite 307, Lynnwood.… Continue reading

Elemental Hard Cider to open taproom and pizzeria in Arlington

Now that Brian and Christina Callahan are making cider instead of wine, they’re looking to relocate.

Drink this: Your guide to Victoria’s craft beer scene

Columnist Aaron Swaney tries flights of Canadian craft beers you can’t get south of the border.

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

along with Crucible Brewing, Lazy Boy Brewing, Scuttlebutt Brewing and others — is hosting… Continue reading

Everett Beer Week will tap the momentum that’s brewing here

The second week of September, “Kids are back in school, so we figured parents could use a drink by then.”

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

Hellbent Brewing tasting: Lynnwood’s Special Brews is hosting Seattle’s Hellbent Brewing for a tasting at 5 p.m. Aug. 22 at the taproom, 14608 Highway 99,… Continue reading

Beer historian to talk Scottish brews at Foggy Noggin in Bothell

Beer historian Ron Pattinson will talk about the British beers as you taste-test each one at Foggy Noggin in Bothell.

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

3rd anniversary at SnoTown: Snohomish’s SnoTown Brewing is hosting its third anniversary Aug. 10-12 at the brewery, 511 Second St., Snohomish. There will be live… Continue reading

Craft breweries catering to cycling customers

For the Washington Bikers and Beer Drinkers, all bike paths lead to an IPA, or two.

Drink this: Burke Gilman Brewing’s flagship is 111 Mile IPA

Grab your bicycle for a beer: The newly opened Seattle brewery is right on the Burke-Gilman Trail.

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

Double Mountain Brewing tasting: Lynnwood’s Special Brews is hosting Hood River’s Double Mountain Brewing for a tasting at 5 p.m. Aug. 8 at the taproom,… Continue reading

Farms & Market a year-round link to homegrown goods in Everett

The market and restaurant along Grand Avenue connects local farmers directly with consumers.

Intern brewer creates an amber ale for a good cause

Proceeds from Roy Eddleman’s Angry Amber will go to a foundation for young burn survivors.

Spirits-related events in Snohomish County and nearby

Summer beer release at Scrappy Punk: Come try three new beers and a reintroduction of the Mango Champagne IPA and build your own terrarium at… Continue reading

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

Anderson Summer School Brewfest: Bothell’s McMenamins Anderson School is hosting the second annual Anderson Summer School Brewfest July 21 at the brewery, 18607 Bothell Way… Continue reading

Drink this: Kolsch gets flavor from watermelon puree

Local craft brewers Lazy Boy, Crucible and Middleton collaborate on this summer beer.