Listing 561 -
Sep 16, 2009
Good news for gourmands, adventurous gluttons, and saké sippers: Miho Izakaya, right across the street from the Alibi on N Interstate Avenue, is now open for business.
Sep 10, 2009
For nearly 40 years, Oregon’s chardonnays were – quite rightly overlooked. Too many of them were made from the rather dull California grape clone called "108." Different clones create noticeable...
Aug 27, 2009
I was out carousing in Sellwood the other night and noticed that venerable watering hole Terry’s Inn (4463 SE Milwaukie Ave) has reopened after being shuttered for two years. As longtime lushes...
Aug 20, 2009
I recently had a drunken argument (the best kind) with one of my friends about the proper execution of a martini. I know, everyone loves to bust out the cocktail shaker, but stirring is really the...
Aug 18, 2009
Oregon's one of the best wine-growing regions in the world—and we have the guide to finding the best quality and the best value to match it.
Aug 11, 2009
Big, Obnoxious Drinks
Hey, if anyone from the Portland Development Commission is on the line, I’ve got a great idea for revitalizing downtown Portland. Pay attention.
When in Vegas, I like to hail a cab over to...
Aug 7, 2009
Just between you, me, and the potted plants, I’m burned out on vodka. It’s trite, flavorless, and it’s the key component in so many, frankly, juvenile drinks, that I’ve lost most of my respect...
Aug 4, 2009
Hats off to drinking buddy Leland Hanson for spotting this in the real estate listings.
Holy cow! Country Bill’s in Woodstock is for sale? I must have it. How much do I love Country Bill’s? Let’s...
Jul 30, 2009
The heat can make a man do strange things. I figured this out while trying to stuff one of my pugs into a pirate costume for our living room production of Peter Pan. The stitches should be out in...
Jul 21, 2009
The Heathman Restaurant and Bar’s Jeff Groh serves up successful sangria
1 bottle vinho verde (Aliança is a good producer) 2 cups pitted and halved cherries 3 oz simple syrup 1.5 oz...
Listing 561 -