Jeff Fickes

Hot Buttered Spiced Apple

Makes 1 drink Ingredients 1 cup (250 ml) unfiltered apple juice or cider Juice of ½ lemon, plus 1 strip of zest Juice of ½ orange, plus 1 strip of zest ½ cinnamon stick 1 whole clove 2 allspice berries ¼ fennel seeds Small red chile (optional) ½ teaspoon unsalted butter, softened Cinnamon stick for […]

The Merry Wives Hot Toddy

Makes 1 drink INGREDIENTS ·       ¾ cup water ·       1 ½ ounces whiskey ·       2 to 3 teaspoons honey, to taste ·       2 to 3 teaspoons lemon juice, to taste ·       1 lemon round ·       1 cinnamon stick (optional, for garnish) INSTRUCTIONS 1.    In a teapot or saucepan, bring the water to a simmer. Pour the hot water into a mug. 2.   Add the whiskey, 2 teaspoons honey and 2 teaspoon lemon juice. […]

Seattle Shakespeare Postpones and Rearranges 30th Anniversary Season

Seattle Shakespeare Company announces that due to the ongoing public health crisis, it is postponing its productions of Richard II with upstart crow collective and Long Day’s Journey into Night. The fall production of Volpone will move to spring 2021 to join a previously scheduled production of Much Ado About Nothing.