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Oct 3, 2011
Mixology 101
Hold off on that planned detox for just a little bit longer! Yes, the beer-soaked festivals and events have begun to wind down, but what about the countless variety of spirits that need...
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Aug 31, 2011
Money Talks
Along with the usual barrage of email requests I get about "the best happy hour," there are two other topics that erupt with the regularity of Old Faithful. The first is about the presence of...
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Jul 11, 2011
Happy Hour
Growing up around these parts has taught me two crucial survival skills: (1) Never expect (or accept) an average meal and (2) not drinking local is a sin against the Portland brewery gods. If I...
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Mar 16, 2011
Happy Hour
Have you ever had a real martini? I’m talking the pre-prohibition recipe that combines gin and vermouth, and is stirred (never shaken!) with a dash of bitters and a twist of lime. It’s a...
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Feb 22, 2011
Mark your calendar
No rest for the wicked liver. Lompoc Brewing’s Annual Chowder Challenge Now that’s good chowder! If you’re a seafood fan with a craving for clams, you’ll want to pipe yourself over to the Fifth...
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Feb 21, 2011
Happy Hour
Basing my judgment of the book solely upon its cover, I was a fan of the Gilt Club (306 NW Broadway) from the first time I entered its Grenache-and-gold-hued throwback-swank innards. I liked that...
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Dec 20, 2010
Stocking Stuffers
I am a notoriously lousy gifter. When wandering the stores at Christmastime I become hypnotized with possibilities and all thoughts of the actual recipient vanish. My eyes glaze over, and like a...
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Dec 10, 2010
First Impressions
Tucked away in the Pirates-of-the-Caribbean-like alley otherwise known as SW Ankeny, next to Valentine’s (a lower downtown bar that doesn’t suck) in a space last known as a hair salon, is a new...
Thumbnail for - Manager Q & A: Kyle Lovell
Nov 29, 2010
Five Questions
  In a state with a near rabid obsession for its own bold pinot noir, bracing IPA, and hip boutique booze, a nuanced and non-homegrown beverage like sake doesn’t get a whole lot of...
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Nov 9, 2010
Happy Hour
What’s the Bar Pilot’s equivalent of "don’t judge a book by it’s cover?" Probably something along the lines of "don’t diss a dive by its decor" or "don’t bad-mouth a bar because of its booths."...
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