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Gourdet brings it home for his third straight win.
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READ 'EM AND EAT
From the Pollan Family cookbook to a guide to cooking with non-wheat grains, Portland will draw some serious culinary talent in the coming weeks.
Oct 27, 2014, 10:04am
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CART WATCH
The team behind Portland's gourmet PB&J food cart offer a glimmer of hope to the hungry residents of Northwest Portland.
Oct 23, 2014, 12:00pm
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HOMETOWN PRIDE
In a battle of personalities, another win for Gourdet; good show from Adams
Oct 23, 2014, 11:59am | 1 comment
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DEEP STEEP
The rain is back—time to embrace your cozy side! We've rounded up the best tea-centric spots to curl up, relax, and enjoy a cup on a cold day.
Oct 23, 2014, 10:00am | 5 comments
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HIT LIST
You know fall has arrived when Portland bakeries explode with a dizzying array of pumpkin-flavored, spice-laden everything. We've rounded up the best, including plenty of vegan and gluten-free options
Oct 23, 2014, 10:00am | 5 comments
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FOOD EVENT SPOTLIGHT
Want to celebrate with this year's best chefs? Snag a seat at the table to raise a glass to Langbaan, Ataula, and Nodoguro.
Oct 22, 2014, 9:00am | 1 comment
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FIRST IMPRESSIONS
Crackling Yemenite flatbread to cardamom breakfast donuts, Sunday mornings at SE Hawthorne’s veteran bistro just got interesting.
Oct 21, 2014, 4:23pm | 1 comment
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CHEF LIFE
From pop-up chefs who gorge on Asian noodles, empire-builders who lunch at “prison-like” taquerias, and a James Beard Award winner who swears by Elmer’s—Portland chefs devour this town.
Oct 21, 2014, 2:00pm | 4 comments
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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 associate food editor 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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