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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.
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HOMETOWN PRIDE
Quirky PDX dessert haven Maurice nabs a coveted spot on Bon Appétit's "Hot Ten" list of the best new restaurants in the country.
Aug 19, 2014, 4:15pm
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RESTAURANT NEWS
Ryan Roadhouse’s Japanese fine-dining experiment gets a permanent home.
Aug 18, 2014, 1:09pm
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FOOD CARTS
At long last, Han Ly Hwang’s lauded food truck is back, which means we no longer have to trek out to Beaverton to get our Korean BBQ fix.
Aug 15, 2014, 9:00am
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EAT WITH YOUR EYES
Chef Wesley Johnson brings fresh energy to the Hawthorne neighborhood standby with the flavors of Turkey, Morocco, Israel, Lebanon, and Greece.
Aug 13, 2014, 3:00pm
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HOMETOWN PRIDE
Maurice, Davenport, and Expatriate earn nods from Bon Appétit's restaurant editor Andrew Knowlton as he seeks out the best new restaurants in the country.
Aug 13, 2014, 9:00am
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EAT THIS NOW
A scoop of Salt & Straw's olive oil ice cream drowned in a hearty helping of molten dark chocolate? Your next date night is begging for this.
Aug 12, 2014, 11:00am
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OPENING WATCH
The farmers market favorite and charcuterie-centric catering staple now has a permanent home in the heart of Sellwood.
Aug 12, 2014, 10:00am
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FOOD TV
On August 19, a Portland food cart star takes the spirit of Nong's Khao Man Gai into a heated competition on the Food Network.
Aug 12, 2014, 9:00am | 1 comment
EAT BEAT
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Karen Brooks has been cooking up opinions on Portland’s restaurant scene for decades. On Eat Beat, Brooks teams up with gastrophile, photographer extraordinaire, and twitter-machine Allison Jones and contributing writer and avid cook Benjamin Tepler. Join them as they dish on food news, chew over new restaurants, and sniff out the best bites in the city. Email the editors

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