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Jan.
18th

Beer + cake and other beer musings


Beer + cake = drool. Photo by Drew Perine/The News Tribune

Welcome to a week in beer. This week, I’ll have Q&A interviews and articles about some beer events happening this week and next. I’ll also write about a few stores with impressive beer selections you may not know about. In unrelated beer news, I’ll have an update for readers on what’s happening with The Cliff House.

Today’s offering: cake and beer.
It sounds so wrong at first – eating cake with your beer. But for Tiffany Adamowski of 99 Bottles beer store in Federal Way, pairing cake with beer tastes just right. Or at least it makes culinary sense to a beer connoisseur like Adamowski. It takes an educated palate to appreciate pastries with beer.
Adamowski, who owns 99 Bottles with husband Craig, loves cake and beer together so much, she makes pairing the two together an annual event to celebrate the anniversary of 99 Bottles. This year, she’ll host the beer-cake pairing at the 99 Bottles Beerthday Bash, from 4 p.m.-8 p.m. Jan. 20 at the Federal Way store. Read more »