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Jul 23, 2009
This week, the board of the International Association of Culinary Professionals is visiting Portland to plan its forthcoming global conference slated for April 2010. Last night, over a splendid...
Jul 17, 2009
I returned from vacation this week to sad news. Byron Beck reported Thursday that Roux has closed its doors.
There was a time a few years ago when this Cajun restaurant on N Killingsworth Street...
Jul 13, 2009
Those of us who live and die for a good meal, whether it’s the cheapest cheeseburger in town or the priciest tapas and vino our Visa cards will allow, know how lucky we are to live in a city...
Jul 6, 2009
I’m a bit of a purist when it comes to my occasional doughnut. I have no use for sprinkles, and I find powdered sugar to be messy. While maple or chocolate frosting is generally delicious, it’s...
Jun 30, 2009
Sometimes in Portland, we take our weirdness for granted. We are indeed a city where midnight bike rides attract 20,000 naked cycling enthusiasts, where our most-renowned amenity is not a sports...
Jun 25, 2009
I’m sure bartender and newly minted restaurateur Kevin Ludwig was growing tired of the question. And truth be told, the food fans were getting sick of asking, “When’s Beaker opening?” I tried not...
Jun 24, 2009
If you ever doubted that NE 30th Avenue was the most serious contender to NE 28th Avenue’s restaurant row, you can put your doubts to rest today. Several hours ago, Micah Camden, the 30-year-old...
Jun 17, 2009
With live-music venues Holocene and the Doug Fir Lounge, the ever-popular RonToms, and the alt-rock flesh parade at Union Jacks, the Lower Burnside and Morrison neighborhood is already one of...
Jun 15, 2009
Here’s something to celebrate. Local chocolatier and former Park Kitchen sous-chef David Briggs has recently unveiled a candy bar for adults. Dubbed the "Raleigh Bar," Briggs’s latest and greatest...
Jun 9, 2009
In terms of price, happy hour should feel a little like 1982. The best happy hours should feature high-quality fare at prices that seem out of place in the modern world: one where twelve-dollar...
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