Karen Brooks

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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:...
Thumbnail for - Little Big Burger Gets Bigger
Jun 1, 2011
Micah Camden is taking his reimagined soda fountain to school. The savvy burger maestro—whose Pearl District prototype for modernist fast food has been a runaway hit—just signed a deal to open...
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Jun 1, 2011
They’re the Odd Couple, the new anti-heroes of the James Beard awards, cooking complex creations from completely different impulses. Pok Pok’s driven-to-get-it-right Andy Ricker compulsively...
Thumbnail for - Bamboo Sushi to Open NW Branch
May 25, 2011
As Portland’s food scene trawls for the next seafood vision in a state that exports 80 to 90 percent of its catch elsewhere, Bamboo Sushi is making its own waves. Kristofer Lofgren was ahead of...
Thumbnail for - Introducing: Aviary
May 20, 2011
Ambitious entrees are always in season at Aviary.
Thumbnail for - The Rise of the Small
May 20, 2011
Good things come in small packages—especially when it comes to local baked goods.
Thumbnail for - Good Food Here: The Guide
May 18, 2011
Portland’s Food Cart Season is officially open. During winter’s gloom, some of the city’s best carts went off-line for the season, and pods that looked like street parties in happier, rain-free...
Thumbnail for - Chop Thinks Big With Small-Batch Charcuterie
May 11, 2011
You haven’t heard of Chop? Hang not your head in foodie shame. Most people simply know Chop Charcuterie & Butchery as the meat counter inside City Market on Northwest 21st Ave, or "you know,...
Thumbnail for - Gabriel Rucker, Andy Ricker Bag Beard Awards
May 10, 2011
Portland’s food revolution officially moved out of the underground on Monday evening, when two do-it-yourself cooks nabbed prestigious chef awards. In his fourth time in the ring, Le Pigeon’s...
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