Thumbnail for - Three Ways to Amp Up Your Labor Day Barbecue
Celebrate the end of summer in style with Ox's short rib recipe, refreshing shandy cocktails, and super-sized lawn games.
Thumbnail for - Get Outside and Eat Before Summer's End
Liz Crain, author of the newly updated Food Lover's Guide to Portland, shares five fresh ways to forage and feast in the great outdoors.
Aug 26, 2014, 10:00am | 1 comment
Thumbnail for - Win Tickets to Feast Portland's Sold-Out Brunch Village
Feast's morning meal extravaganza may be sold out, but we're giving away a pair of tickets to the a.m. action.
Aug 26, 2014, 9:01am | 283 comments
Thumbnail for - 6 Cookbook Events To Get You in the Kitchen
Top local and national authors bring their foodie focus to Powell's, Pages and Plate, and local event spaces to cook, read, and answer your burning questions.
Aug 25, 2014, 8:00am | 1 comment
Thumbnail for - Nicky USA Steps Up Their Game
From sourcing sustainably raised meats to building a farm from the ground up, Nicky USA takes the sustainable farming, butchery, and processing of game to a whole new level.
Aug 22, 2014, 3:00pm | 3 comments
Thumbnail for - Three Real Food Bars for Adventurous Omnivores
Power your next hiking, biking, or camping trip with protein bars that will bring out your inner caveman. (Or, I Ate Bugs and You Should, Too)
Aug 21, 2014, 3:00pm
Thumbnail for - A Photo Tour Through Bend Brewfest
Get a play-by-play of the weekend's best pours, including some local newbies making a big splash in the Central Oregon beer scene.
Aug 20, 2014, 2:00pm | 1 comment
Thumbnail for - Nong Slays Competition to Win Chopped
The creative spirits behind Nong's Khao Man Gai and Kim Jong Grillin battle impressively on the Food Network's Chopped "Food Truck Fight."
Aug 20, 2014, 10:00am | 5 comments
Thumbnail for - Two Portland Restaurant Stars to Compete on Top Chef
Departure's Gregory Gourdet and Imperial's Doug Adams join 14 other national chefs for a wicked-awesome new season in Boston. We've got the trailer!
Aug 20, 2014, 9:00am

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