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Adams comes back from the brink to crush the competition.
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FOOD & DRINK EVENTS
Kurt Spak cooks at Fenrir, Chefs’ Week PDX, Stray Dogs returns
Jan 27, 2015, 9:00am
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BREAKING NEWS
For its second act, Portland’s two-man modernist kitchen is ready to unveil a new Southeast location and joint chef dinners in what could be the Rose City’s ultimate R&D lab.
Jan 26, 2015, 3:45pm
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BREAKING NEWS
This fall, Pastaworks will team with local meat and fish purveyors to create the new Providore Fine Foods boutique grocer on NE Sandy Boulevard.
Jan 26, 2015, 12:08pm | 2 comments
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GOOD EATS
Juice and smoothie lovers will be able to get their fix off of SE Water Avenue starting February 2—and can save time with new mobile ordering.
Jan 26, 2015, 9:09am
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READ 'EM AND EAT
Savor spicy stews and saucy wots with this new plant-based cookbook by Portlander Kittee Berns.
Jan 26, 2015, 8:00am | 7 comments
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RESTAURANT AND BAR UPDATES
Boxer Ramen Northeast opens, Castagna launches a new menu, and the owner behind Gustav’s and Der Rheinlander plans a new location for Keizer, Oregon.
Jan 23, 2015, 12:44pm
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NORTHWEST EVENTS
Once again, Astoria's Fort George Brewery celebrates the coziest of winter brews this February with a month of good beer and cheer.
Jan 22, 2015, 1:01pm
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HOMETOWN PRIDE
Gourdet narrowly slips into the finale; Adams in limbo.
Jan 22, 2015, 12:16pm
EAT BEAT
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