Karen Brooks

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Thumbnail for - Garden State’s Last Stand
Oct 5, 2011
On Sunday, Garden State’s Kevin Sandri will hoist the last of his crispy arancini, ecstatic chicken-and-cured lemon combos, and heroic meatball sandwiches through the window of his cart at North...
Thumbnail for - Café Velo + Lauretta Jean’s = Pie Heaven
Sep 14, 2011
The carefully considered coffee still flows at Café Velo on the corner of SW Sixth Avenue and Pine Street, a few flaps away from Little Bird on the bus mall. But instead of North African street...
Thumbnail for - Boke Bowl to Open a Restaurant
Aug 22, 2011
Less than a year after three white guys in the their 40s reimagined the Japanese ramen shop with a roaming monthly feast, a party mindset, and a homegrown social network, Boke Bowl is going legit...
Thumbnail for - Little Big Burger in SE!
Aug 10, 2011
Less than two months after bringing his modernist fast food concept to N Mississippi Avenue, burger man Micah Camden has inked a deal to open his third metro area Little Big Burger at 3806 SE...
Thumbnail for - Field Studies
Jul 22, 2011
Rural feasting on Sauvie Island is as good it gets.
Thumbnail for - Castagna’s Matt Lightner Moving to New York
Jul 1, 2011
It’s hard to say what has been most striking about Castagna over the past two years. The gutsy gamble to serve boldly original, botanically inspired cooking in a neighborhood where the biggest...
Thumbnail for - Wild Goose Farm: Hot Homestead Feasts
Jun 22, 2011
Last Sunday afternoon, 60 food lovers, families, a posse of French-speaking oenophiles, and a flock of L.A. refugees convened at long tables set with white linen, big white Ikea plates, bursting...
Thumbnail for - Bluehour Hires Spago Alum Thomas Boyce
Jun 22, 2011
Since arriving in Portland last summer with his baker-star wife Kim Boyce and an impressive resume from L.A.‘s famed Spago, local food watchers have waiting for Thomas Boyce to make his move. And...
Thumbnail for - Cathy Whims and ChefStable Team Up at New Oven & Shaker
Jun 13, 2011
French food isn’t king of the hill yet. Butter and bones may be back, on a big, comforting plate, but never underestimate the local appetite for pizza: wood-fired, farm-flavored, and topped with...
Thumbnail for - Café Castagna’s Lunch Finds
Jun 8, 2011
Café Castagna opened in 2002 as a drop-by, dress-down spin-off to the ambitious mothership next door. It turned out to be, in its own right, the prototype for the new neighborhood restaurant:...
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