Category Archives Cocktails and Views

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Did you know Smith Tower is haunted? It's true! We have several ghosts with a penchant for wandering around the building. Yes, we're telling the truth, and no, we haven't been hitting the sauce at the bar. Seattle's first female mayor, Bertha Landes? She shows up every now and then. And since she was mayor during prohibition, she's a little...…

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Welcome to Seattle! Here for the grand tour? Planning on seeing all there is to see? Think of us as the map pin that marks the start of your big Seattle adventure. The large, neoclassical, reinforced terracotta and granite pin. And that pin has a cocktail bar on top. Goodness knows that Seattle gets its fair share of tourists, flying…

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Question: what's better than a cocktail? Answer: a barrel-aged cocktail. And that's just what we have this spring at Smith Tower: barrels seasoned with port, filled with spirits, and aged to absolute perfection. Once they've aged, we drain the liquor, and use it to craft fantastic and inventive cocktails. As we've said before, cocktails are an art form. They can…