Hot Seattle Cocktail Trends According to 12 of the City's Top Bartenders
Perhaps most famous in the drinks department for its mastery of all things coffee, Seattle has a way with spirits too. Not only do we have a plethora of straight-up cocktail bars shaking canisters until the wee morning hours, we also have more and more restaurants building a strong cocktail program. Bartenders aren’t just pouring beers and slapping straws in gin and tonics, they’re driving the drink trends. From a full-on gin and housemade tonic menu in Belltown and an icy-cold martini update in Wallingford to bitters-focused drinks in Capitol Hill, here is what the behind-the-bar pros are telling us to drink this spring and summer.