Eat Beat Team

Sign up for Portland Monthly’s weekly Eat Beat newsletter to stay up on the hottest new restaurants, happy hours, and top chefs. Karen Brooks has been cooking up opinions on Portland’s restaurant scene for 20 years. On Eat Beat, Brooks teams up with gastrophile, twitter-machine, and photographer extraordinaire Allison Jones and contributing writer and avid cook Ben Tepler. Join them as they dish on food news, chew over new restaurants, and sniff out the best bites in the city. Follow Allison on Twitter, and feel free to ask for local restaurant and bar recommendations any time!
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Jul 26, 2010
Today I finally made it to the Pioneer Courthouse Square outpost of The Portland Farmers Market, where I ran into my friend Liz Crain, who’s riding high having just published her first book, The...
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Jul 14, 2010
It’s been about a year since Navarre chef and 2009 Oregonian Restaurant-of-the-Year recipient John Tobaoda announced he would debut his new event space, Luce, which is located on the southwest...
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Jul 1, 2010
There are two types of Fourth of July fried chicken in Portland, Oregon: Country Cat ace chef Adam Sappington’s, and the fried chicken of everyone else. True, there are many great varieties of...
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Jun 28, 2010
To those who wonder why Portlanders endure dark, rainy, endless winters, the next three months should (let’s hope) provide the reasons we choose to endure it at all. With zero humidity, gentle...
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Jun 24, 2010
I find it not ironic at all that the very week during which New York restaurateurs Frank Falcinelli and Frank Castronovo land in Portland to pimp their new book, I find myself in their native...
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Jun 22, 2010
Ten-01 (ten-01.com) bar manager and one of Portland’s leading mixologists Kelley Swenson will depart the Pearl District eatery to upstart and oversee the cocktail program at June, the...
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Jun 21, 2010
You’ll have to forgive me today for being sleepy, but I’ve just returned from Aspen, Colorado where I enjoyed four amazing days at the Food and Wine Classic in Apsen, which proved itself to me...
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Jun 21, 2010
I generally hate Mondays, but a cheese event tonight at Ten 01 caught my eye as a being rather awesome diversion on this first day of another cloudy, soggy week. For 39 bucks (but only if you...
Thumbnail for - Karen Brooks Named Portland Monthly Food Editor
Jun 14, 2010
Here’s the good news alluded to last week. Speaking for myself, I could not be more excited to work with Karen, who is a mentor and a good friend. Portland Monthly is pleased to announce that the...
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Jun 4, 2010
Though known for weeks in foodie circles, The Oregonian made it official yesterday: Gabriel Rucker of Le Pigeon will debut his second restaurant later this year, partnering with Andy Fortgang,...
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