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Tag: Pint Defiance Tacoma


Chocolate and wine? Pfft. Try chocolate and beer – at Tacoma’s Pint Defiance

Check back tomorrow to find out which local chocolatier is expanding her business.
Check back tomorrow to find out which local chocolatier is expanding her business.

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, here’s an event at Pint Defiance for all of you “I don’t know what to do for my honey” last-minute folks.

Grab your sweetie and head to the Pint Defiance beer shop and taproom  Friday or Saturday for an all-day event pairing chocolate and beer. For eleven bucks, you’ll get to sample four beers paired with four chocolates. Read on for more details.

Read more about chocolate: Check back tomorrow for a story about a local truffle maker entering a new chapter in her chocolate business. I’ll also tell you about four other confectioners that make their own sweets and treats right here in the South Sound – perfect last-minute gift destinations. Read more »


Food gifting: Growlers full of beer and a few special beer accessories

Remember how everyone used to give wine as a gift? Here’s something more Tacoma in nature: Growler jugs full of local beer. And something for Tacomans with a sense of humor – hand knitted growler sweaters sold at The Red Hot. Read on. Read more »


Where to find them: Pumpkin beers in local bottle shops

Today, News Tribune staffer John Henrikson wrote about the national trend of more brewers creating pumpkin beers in this story. He even shared tasting notes.

If you’re wondering where to buy pumpkin beers, every bottle shop in the region has a supply. But there’s one catch – the beers have become so popular, the bottle shops can’t keep them on the shelf. Read more »