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Nov 6, 2009
Free beer on your birthday? Yeah, right. And all the hot girls in your office have to accept a date request from you too.
A reader named Ross just sent me a query (it’s like a letter but shorter)...
Oct 30, 2009
Drink or Treat
I’m going to a Halloween cocktail party this Saturday and I’ve been racking my cranium for the perfect drink to bring. Needless to say, it’s got to be scary. I seem to remember one year we did a...
Oct 28, 2009
Out and About
I wandered down to the food-cart enclave at SE 12th and Hawthorne last week and found my friend and former bandmate Anne Adams, who plays music around town as Grey Anne, sitting at a table in...
Oct 22, 2009
This is good news indeed. Art Larrance’s Cascade Brewing, which is housed in the Raccoon Lodge out on Beaverton-Hillsdale Highway, will soon be opening a new location that’s right in my ‘hood....
Oct 14, 2009
1½ oz Calvados (Davey uses Boulard) ½ oz Becherovka ½ oz cinnamon simple syrup (see recipe below) ½ oz crémant d’Alsace (Davey uses Kuentz-Bas) ½ oz lemon juice (freshly...
Oct 9, 2009
Taste the often overlooked gewürztraminer wines, whose piquancy crawls up into your nose like the scent of cloves, and will surely spice up your Thanksgiving.
Oct 7, 2009
Points of Interest
While tarrying over a delightful seafood salad and a pint of Sinistor Black Ale (it’s from Bend’s 10 Barrel Brewing, and quite a marvel) at Dan and Louis’s Shucking Room yesterday, my friend Lucy...
Sep 28, 2009
Had occasion to drop by Beermongers, a new bottle shop on SE 12th and Division, last Thursday to sample some Guinness Anniversary beer that was on tap. I also drained a ferociously yeasty bottle...
Sep 22, 2009
I’ve been on a whiskey sour kick lately, and I’ve discovered a few things: fresh juice is a must. Bottled sour mix tastes like a pack of Sweet Tarts that’s been stashed in a cat box, so invest in...
Sep 18, 2009
This could be you. After a weekend spent getting your rafters rattled by Monotonix, Mudhoney, and Red Fang, a sunny and scintillating Mai Tai would really help clear the cobwebs. But that’s just...
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