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Sep 9, 2010
Your weekend to-do list is probably overflowing by now, what with MusicFest NW and the Time-Based Art Festival providing endless opportunities for cultural diversion. But if music, visual art,...
Sep 2, 2010
The scene: the Bar Pilot is eye-balling the Happy Hour menu at the Bread & Ink Cafe on SE Hawthorne. A look of confusion on his mug gives way to one of unbridled horror, as if he’s...
Sep 1, 2010
Lee Medoff has been with House Spirits Distillery since its inception in 2002 and as cofounder, helped develop some of its trademark potables including Aviation gin and Medoyeff vodka. Now, after...
Aug 31, 2010
I feel like I just ate a park bench. This will be my last lunch report from Big-Ass Sandwiches for a while, I promise. But since they did me the honor of naming this week’s special after me, I...
Aug 26, 2010
Odd & Ends
When we last left our hero, he was contemplating the ambitious and—judging by your responses—unappetizing prospect of spending some quality time with a Beer Fashioned. I’m happy to report that...
Aug 24, 2010
Today’s topic is the Beer Fashioned. What say ye drinking buddies? Thumbs up? Thumbs down?
I myself am insanely curious, so I’m going to drop some science and whip up one of these bad boys and...
Aug 20, 2010
My mercurial moods always get me into hot water. "You flip-flop between crummy little dives and places I can’t afford!" read the irate email. Well, "Justin," let me see if I can break it down for...
Aug 16, 2010
Today is National Rum Day! From what I’ve been able to determine the origins of this holiday are shrouded in mystery—which usually means it was something concocted by the rum industry in an...
Aug 13, 2010
A patio is just a patio: a cement parcel out back where nic fiends can get their smoke on and sun birds can lounge and lollygag. A patio is nothing to get excited about—unless there’s more than...
Aug 12, 2010
Mother of Inventions
According to the weather forecast (which has never been wrong, ever!) the next few days are going to exceed the 90-degree mark. And because I care, so much, I surfed the web for some possible...
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