7th Annual Chocofest - Feb. 8th at Pike Brewing
January 14, 2015 - 12:38 PM- by Kendall Jones, Washington Beer Blog -
We are now less than a month away from one of the most deliciously decadent events of the year. Pike Brewing presents the 7th Annual Pike Chocofest. Dubbed, foreplay before the big day, Chocofest is celebrates life’s richest pleasures: beer, wine, chocolate, food and more. This event is a sinful, enchanting, romantic way to celebrate all sorts of love: an elegant orgy of food and libations.
The 7th Annual Pike Chocofest is scheduled for Sunday, February 8th. For you beer lovers, a Chocolate Cask Fest is a new addition to the event this year. Top to bottom, the revelries takes over the Pike Atrium, the Pike Pub, and the Pike Brewery. Along with beer from more than a 20 breweries, the event includes delicacies from nearly 20 restaurants and more than 10 chocolatier and confectioners. Not to mention cider, wine, champagne, mead and more. You will leave satisfied. Spent is probably a better word for it.
There’s a lot more happening at Chocofest and I encourage you to check out all the details below.
Sunday, February 6
6:00 – 9:00
Tickets available online ($50)
Chocofest is benefit for Puget SoundKeeper Alliance.
FOREPLAY BEFORE THE BIG DAY
7th ANNUAL PIKE CHOCOFEST 2015
Six Days Before Valentine's
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2015
6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
THE PIKE BREWERY, THE PIKE PUB, THE PIKE ATRIUM,
AND THE PIKE PLACE MARKET ATRIUM & KITCHEN
1415 1st Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101
(please enter on Union Street)
Admission includes: all food, authentic CHOCOFEST 2015 commemorative tasting glass,
10 drink tickets, music, and up to $4 off validated parking at Russell Investment Garage.
SEATTLE, WASHINGTON, January 12, 2015 - It's been called "the best event of the year!" Now in its seventh year, what started as a gathering of beer and chocolate lovers in Pike's Museum Room, has turned into a nationally recognized and anticipated feast of the senses. This romantic event takes place on Sunday, February 8, 2015, on three levels and includes local and imported beer and chocolate, wine, cider, mead, and spirits, along with desserts, oysters, and savory foods from many of Seattle's top restaurants and hotels.
Restaurants: RN74, Cafe Lago, Bravehorse, Dahlia Lounge, Copperleaf, Art, Lark And Bitter/Raw, Salish Lodge, TASTE at SAM, U of W Club, Beardslee Ale House, Luc / Loulay Kitchen & Bar, Vespolina, Pomegranate Bistro/Lisa Dupar Catering, Kaspar's Catering, Georgian/Shucker's, The Shelburne Inn, TRACE
Oysters: Taylor Shellfish
Chocolatiers and Confectioners:
Tease, Trevani Truffles, Evolve, Theo, Hot Chocolate, Chukar Cherries, Fran's, Gelatiamo, Carter's Chocolates, KuKuRuZa, Rocky Mountain Chocolate.
Other Specialty Foods:
Karam's, The Shrubbery, Simple & Crisp.
Wineries: Lopez Island Winery, Efeste, Kestrel Vineyards, Proletariat Wines, JM Cellars, Mount Baker Vineyards, Clos de Nouys, Sanson, Quinta de Vallado, Ficklin, Alexandria Nicole, Toro Albala, and more.
Champagne: Champagne Fontaine
Ports: Dow's, Graham's, Cockburn's, Blandy's, Smith & Woodhouse, Martinez, Vesuvio.
Cider: Finn River, Anthem, Tieton, Wandering Aengus, Eden Ice
Mead: Sky River Brewing
Spirits: Skip Rock Distillery, 2 Bars Spririts, Wildwood Spirits, Clear Creek Distillery, Dry Fly Distilling, BroVo Spirits, Sidetrack, Pacific Distillery, Copperworks Distillery, Westland Distillery, Sound Spirits, 5 O'clock Spirits, Bainbridge Organic Distillers, Woodinville Whiskey, 3 Howls Distillery, Danzig, Verpooten, Helbing, Alberti, Monet, Sempe, Coquerel, Kammel, Schladerer, Bistra.
Breweries and Chocolate Cask Beer Festival Participants: Naked City Brewery & Taphouse, American Brewing, Lazy Boy Brewing, Chuckanut Brewery, Airways Brewing, Triple Horn Brewing, Samuel Smith, Lindemans, Elysian, Spinnaker Bay Brewing, Scuttlebutt Brewing, Odin Brewing, Diamond Knot, Salish Sea Brewing, The RAM, Stoup Brewing, Populuxe Brewing, Georgetown Brewing, Fremont Brewing, No-Li Brewhouse, Pike Brewery
Bakeries: Macrina, Honest Biscuits, The Art of Confections, Grand Central Bakery
Coffee: Caffe Vita
Musical accompaniment by:
Lorrie Ruiz featuring Joe Doria, Farko Dosumov, Colin Higgins & Scott Goodwin
Merman featuring Bridgid Roney on Harp
New this year:
CHOCOLATE CASK BEER FESTIVAL
SAVE THE SOUND VALENTINE STORE where guests will be able to support Puget Soundkeeper Alliance by buying something for their Valentine!
PIKE CHOCOFEST is both a delicious, fun event, and an educational adult playtime that benefits Puget SoundKeeper Alliance.
We hope you will join us for PIKE CHOCOFEST 2015!
Thank you to our sponsors: SIP NORTHWEST and GRANDSTAND.COM