Your Daily Dose of Food + Drink News, Events and Must-Read Miscellany
1. 2bar Spirits already produces some of the finest booze in town, including a house moonshine for Radiator Whiskey. Now, the SoDo distillery is raising cash via Kickstarter to purchase additional barrels to produce the city’s first 100% local bourbon. Got $4,000 to donate? You can bring five friends in to help mash and distill a barrel and decide the bottling specs.
2. Li’l Woody’s is passing out free burgers between 2:00 and 5:00 pm on Labor Day next Monday. Expect the lines to form early at Li’l Woody’s Capitol Hill and Ballard locations.
3. Most people say summer is over after Labor Day, but if there was any doubt in your mind this should seal the deal: Starbucks brings back its appealing/appalling Pumpkin Spice Latte next Tuesday, September 3rd.
4. Speaking of squash, Tieton Cider Works is rolling out a smoked pumpkin cider in time for the start of changing leaves. Check the shelves of specialty markets for the $7.99 500ml bottles starting this Thursday.