Enumclaw, WA, December 13, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- The Historic Mint Restaurant & Alehouse, featuring South King County’s award-winning selection of local craft and microbrews, artisan cocktails, and a renowned food menu in downtown Enumclaw, is pleased to announce it finished fifth in the 2014 voting for “Best Beer Selection” in the KING5 Best of Western Washington awards.
The KING5 Best of Western Washington features more than 25,338 businesses competing for best of Western Washington's titles in hundreds of categories. With 28 tap handles, a diverse selection of local, regional and national craft beers is constantly flowing at The Mint. Now the alehouse has been recognized for its beer selection as the fifth-most voted finalist in the “Best Beer Selection” category. On finishing fifth out of 74 nominations across the greater Puget Sound region, including Seattle and Tacoma, Mint co-owner, Ryan Lundeen, said, “It’s phenomenal. We’re thrilled our restaurant can represent Enumclaw on a regional scale with an award like this."
The Mint would like to thank the community and their loyal customers for helping achieve success and recognition. “Their support is tremendous. We wouldn’t be here without each and every person who has come through these doors to enjoy a meal or drink a pint,” said Lundeen, “We got here by focusing on local the best craft beer from as close as possible and a menu that blends traditional with a focus on fresh and seasonal and we’ll continue to emphasize quality and local sourcing as we move forward.”
About The Historic Mint Restaurant & Alehouse: The Historic Mint Restaurant & Alehouse was established in 1906 and re-opened the first week of August 2013. Nestled in the beautiful foothills of the Cascade Mountain Range in Washington State, The Historic Mint Restaurant & Alehouse is surrounded by rolling slopes, wide open fields and plenty of outdoor entertainment. Just 35 minutes from Crystal Mountain Ski Resort and Mount Rainier National Park, the local outdoor opportunities are sure to create an appetite for outstanding food and beer. The small town historic feel of Enumclaw only adds to the charm and cozy atmosphere of The Mint, where we say you’ll come for the beer and be back for the food.