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Feature

Best New Bars 2012

Portland's newest wave of watering holes is redefining the local drinking culture all over again. Pull up a stool and learn about the places, drinks, and trends leading the way.

  • By Allison Jones, Benjamin Tepler, and Rachel Ritchie
  • Published 07/19/2012
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Article

Cult of the Cannelé

Courier Coffee Roasters and Ken’s Artisan Bakery succeed in translating a notoriously difficult French pastry.

  • By Karen Brooks
  • Published 07/18/2012
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Cellar Notes

Summer Rosé

Amalie Roberts from Kir Wine Bar sings the praises of four plucky rosés.

  • By Allison Jones
  • Published 07/18/2012
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Savor

Summer Sweet

Chef Benjamin Bettinger from Paley's Place brightens up grilled summer corn with a charge of poblano aioli.

  • By Benjamin Tepler
  • Published 07/14/2012
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Review

Blurring the Borders

Smallwares and Aviary think global—without the boundaries.

  • By Karen Brooks
  • Published 06/22/2012
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Pour

Summer Stock

Ten less-filling brews that deserve a spot in your fridge this summer.

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 06/22/2012
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Review

A Tale of Three Pizzas

Three new downtown pizza spots enliven Portland’s latest culinary battleground. We weigh in on each.

  • By Benjamin Tepler and Rachel Ritchie
  • Published 05/24/2012
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Feature

A Guide to Portland’s Vintage Shops

We tour Portland's local vintage stores to help you determine where to shop for that perfect old-school party dress, kitchen set, coffee table, and more.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 04/27/2012
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Article

Best of the City 2012: Shopping

The Rose City is loaded with adorable boutiques and sassy shops that are ideal for a little retail therapy.

  • Published 04/26/2012
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Article

Best of the City 2012: Food

  • Published 04/25/2012
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Pour

Puttin’ on the Spritz

Learn the secrets of Jeffrey Morgenthaler’s bottled, carbonated cocktails.

  • By Rachel Ritchie
  • Published 04/20/2012
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Restaurant Review

Decadence Returns

Behind artistic French compositions and towering soufflés, Noisette brings a taste of luxury to casual Portland.

  • By Karen Brooks
  • Published 03/23/2012
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Cellar Notes

Wine & Dine

To find the best food pairings in the Willamette Valley you need to know where to look.

  • By Condé Cox
  • Published 03/23/2012
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Long Story [Short]

The Blacksmith

Timberline Lodge has its own blacksmith hammering out exquisite ornamental touches.

  • By Paul Lindholdt
  • Published 12/23/2011
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Culturephile

Avant Bard

A new piano-pounding narrator gives Shakespeare's _Cymbeline_ a jazzy jolt.

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 12/23/2011
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Pour

Balance Bar

Cocktail consultant Ryan Magarian finds a home behind the bar.

  • By Rachel Ritchie
  • Published 12/22/2011
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Cellar Notes

Cellar Notes

A critic’s guide to the best wine deals of the season.

  • By Condé Cox
  • Published 11/23/2011
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Feature

First the Dishes, then the Revolution

Much of the mainstream media coverage of the Occupy movement has focused on negatives. At its center, however, stood Occupy’s most civilized achievement: a bustling communal kitchen that fed hundreds of people every day.

  • By Amanda Eckerson
  • Published 11/23/2011
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Mudroom

Five Questions For… Greta Binford

Lewis & Clark’s splendid spider woman indulges her attraction to arachnids.

  • By Eleanor R. Brown
  • Published 11/23/2011
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Pour

Pint Size

Our top picks for special seasonals from local nanobreweries.

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 11/23/2011
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