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FOOD EVENT SPOTLIGHT

Updated: A Sneak Peek at 2014 Farm Dinners

Make plans to head out to the country this summer and book your spot for one of these unique farm to table dinners.

  • By Kristin Leigh and Danielle Klenak
  • Published 04/15/2014
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FOOD AND DRINK EVENTS

Eat Beat Weekly Planner

Wine dinners galore, Fat Tuesday revelry, a National Pancake Week celebration, and more of Portland’s upcoming food and drink events.

  • By Kristin Leigh
  • Published 02/26/2014
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BOOKS & TALKS

Binge on Books at These March Literary Events

This month is a windfall of book and storytelling events, including the Oregon Books Awards, Smallpressapalooza, and Everybody Reads with Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor.

  • By Kristin Leigh
  • Published 02/26/2014
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GET OUT AND GROW

Spring Food and Farm Workshops for Chefs and Gardeners

Grab a seed catalogue, gardening books, and make plans to attend one of these timely food and farm events.

  • By Kristin Leigh
  • Published 02/13/2014
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FOOD AND DRINK EVENTS

Eat Beat Weekly Planner

Korean Grand Bo Ssam feasts, chowder smackdowns, a ten-course Japanese pop up, and more of Portland’s upcoming food and drink events.

  • By Kristin Leigh
  • Published 02/11/2014
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THE GRAPEVINE

Winemaker Trading Cards—Collect them All!

Oregon's Chehalem Mountains AVA introduces its key winery and vineyard players with collectable and lighthearted trading cards.

  • By Kristin Leigh
  • Published 02/11/2014
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MENU WATCH

Pronto Pizza Busts Kids Menu Myths

This Clackamas pizzeria proves that a kid’s menu can offer healthy, nourishing dishes—that kids will actually eat.

  • By Molly Woodstock and Kristin Leigh
  • Published 02/06/2014
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HOLIDAY EATS CHEAT SHEET

Where to Dine Out this Valentine's Day

This holiday, grab your valentine and head out to one of these decadent date night dinners that suits your style.

  • By Kristin Leigh
  • Published 02/04/2014
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BOOK & TALKS

February's Lit and Storytelling Events

There’s a lot of book love to go around this month, from lit-power couple Colin Meloy and Carson Ellis to international author Isabel Allende to the bday bash for William Stafford.

  • By Portland Monthly Staff and Kristin Leigh
  • Published 01/29/2014
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FOOD AND DRINK EVENTS

Eat Beat Weekly Planner

Super Bowl sundaes, Chinese New Year celebrations, a chowder smackdown, and more of Portland’s upcoming food and drink events.

  • By Kristin Leigh
  • Published 01/29/2014
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TREND WATCH

Finding the Sweet Spot in Savory Desserts

Portland pastry chefs venture into savory terrain with all-dessert pop-up dinners and prix fixe feasts.

  • By Kristin Leigh
  • Published 01/24/2014
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HOMETOWN PRIDE

Oregon's Good Food Award Winners

Dominating the winner’s circle, Oregon food innovators receive recognition for their craftsmanship and commitment to sustainability.

  • By Kristin Leigh
  • Published 01/22/2014
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FOOD AND DRINK EVENTS

Eat Beat Weekly Planner

Head out for a Dungeness crab feed, a bevy of chocolate festivals, tequila tastings and deep–dish pizza parties, and more tasty Portland food events.

  • By Kristin Leigh
  • Published 01/21/2014
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BOOKS & TALKS

Q&A: Bestselling Author Gretchen Rubin

We chat with Rubin about happiness projects, her creative process, Happier at Home, and her upcoming book about habits, Before and After.

  • By Kristin Leigh
  • Published 01/16/2014
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FARMERS MARKETS

Get Fresh at Portland’s 6 Winter Farmers Markets

Talk about bounty! Skip the root cellar and check out these farmers markets for fresh, local goods to keep you nourished until spring.

  • By Kristin Leigh
  • Published 01/15/2014
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FOOD AND DRINK EVENTS

Eat Beat Weekly Planner

Pacific Pie's annual recipe contest, a pop-up dessert bar, the coffee beer invitational, National Pizza Week, and more of Portland’s upcoming food and drink events.

  • By Kristin Leigh
  • Published 01/14/2014
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BOOK EVENTS

January's Top Book and Storytelling Events

Resolve to discover new writers in 2014 with January's literary events.

  • By Kristin Leigh
  • Published 01/08/2014
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FOOD AND DRINK EVENTS

Eat Beat Weekly Planner

An Elvis tribute, mushroom extravaganza, classic rock themed beer specials, a Peruvian feast, and more of Portland’s upcoming food and drink events.

  • By Kristin Leigh
  • Published 01/07/2014
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EVENTS

Guide to 2013's New Year's Eve Parties and Concerts

Count down to 2014 at one of these 18 epic events, from classy dancing with Pink Martini to cosmic raving at the art museum to killer concert lineups.

  • By Roxanne Davis and Kristin Leigh
  • Published 12/26/2013
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HIGH SPIRITS

10 Hot Cocktails from Cool Bars

Ten cocktails to keep you warm (despite any Polar Vortex that tries to keep you shivering this season).

  • By Kristin Leigh
  • Published 12/23/2013
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