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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...
Jun 5, 2009
I embrace the summer cocktail season with vigor. Just as crucial to my personal summer well-being as bike rides, pool parties, and barbecues, my after-work negroni (gin, Campari, and red vermouth)...
Jun 3, 2009
From a glossy spread in Bon Appétit to several articles in the New York Times, Portland’s Stumptown Coffee has become the local darling of the so-called “third wave” coffee movement. Yes, its...
May 29, 2009
Anthony Bourdain is the world’s foremost gastronomical tourist, and tonight the colorful television star and best-selling author will be at the Keller Auditorium for your enjoyment.
The New York...
May 28, 2009
Yesterday I waited fifteen minutes for my weekly fix of Nong’s Khao Man Gai, which is why I’m somewhat hesitant to talk about such a good thing. Nong’s is a one-dish wonder, a food cart that...
May 27, 2009
May is always a busy month for restaurant openings, and despite the foul economy, May 2009 is turning out to be no different. Three new eateries have popped up in the past week, and another is...
May 20, 2009
This just in: The boys from Simpatica and Viande Meats have opened the doors to their new East Side butcher shop and meat counter today. For fans of their former location in the City Market in...
May 14, 2009
My biggest beef with Portland happy hours has to do with portion-size trickery. To those establishments who offer a half-size happy-hour portion for two dollars off the original price, know this:...
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