HIGH SPIRITS

The Driftwood Room Serves Up Locally Inspired Cocktails

Want a change from the city's bustling beer and wine scene? Head to the Driftwood Room for a twist on some classic summer cocktails.

04/15/2014 By Brooke Bass

BEST BARS 2014

Hey, Barkeep! 5 Local Bartenders to Watch

Savvy shakers share their signature drinks, cocktail philosophy, and where they sip on their nights off.

02/03/2014 By Rachel Ritchie

BEST BARS 2014

7 Sinful Date Nights

Let some of Portland’s most indulgent bars inspire your big night out.

02/03/2014 By Kelly Clarke

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).

12/23/2013 By Kristin Leigh

GEAR UP

Poler Introduces Camping Cocktail Kit

A boozy collaboration with Philadelphia's Art in the Age puts the glam back in glamping.

10/28/2013 By Haley Martin

HIT LIST

Portland's Best Bar-Only Bites

A visual tour of our favorite tastes from Portland restaurants' bar-only and late night menus.

07/31/2013 By Julia Raymond

Slideshow

Slide Show: Portland's Best Bar-Only Bites

A visual tour of our favorite tastes from Portland restaurants' bar-only and late night menus.

07/31/2013

INSIDE THE MAGAZINE

Eat the July Issue

All the food-centric stories from Portland Monthly's July issue in one handy place

07/03/2013 By Allison Jones

WALLET GUIDE

Finding Fernet

Train your taste buds for the esoteric world of this minty, medicinal amaro with these local cocktails.

07/01/2013 By Jonathan Frochtzwajg

BEER BULLETIN

Portland Beer Cocktail Book in the Works

Metrovino bartender Jacob Grier is set to bring fifty beer-based concoctions to your home bar with Cocktails on Tap—and a little help from his friends.

06/27/2013 By Allison Jones

HIGH SPIRITS

Portland Negroni Week 2013

Nostrana and Imbibe Magazine team up to create a citywide celebration of the classic Italian cocktail.

05/23/2013 By Eat Beat Team

FIRST IMPRESSIONS

Chugging the Sacrament at Church

A new bar in Northeast Portland tries to make drinking a religious experience.

05/08/2013 By Benjamin Tepler

BEHIND THE SCENES

Smoke Signals Cocktail at Laurelhurst Market

Ever wonder how ice gets smoked? We went behind the scenes to uncover the secret to one of Portland's most iconic cocktails.

04/17/2013 By Benjamin Tepler

BREAKING FOOD NEWS

5 Reasons to Get Excited About the Multnomah Whiskey Library

We've got the scoop on Portland’s upcoming “spirit library” and its lead man, Tommy Klus.

04/09/2013 By Benjamin Tepler

HIGH SPIRITS

Photos from Toast: Portland's Booziest Bash

Spotlighting the spirited wares of over 50 craft liquor producers, the third annual Portland-based event brought out the crowds.

03/25/2013 By Jessica Shulsinger

PLANTWISE: BOOK REVIEW & Q&A

Q&A With Amy Stewart, Author of The Drunken Botanist

Q&A with Amy Stewart, author of The Drunken Botanist, a jaunt through the history and lore of booze and the plants that make it all possible

02/17/2013 By Kate Bryant

FIRST IMPRESSIONS

White Owl Social Club

A Southeast dive bar cleans up its act and polishes the menu.

02/01/2013 By John Chandler

INTRODUCING

Introducing Tannery Bar

Skin & Bones is reborn as a cozy cocktail joint.

01/23/2013 By Benjamin Tepler

POUR

Aria Gin

Martin Ryan Distilling captures Oregon’s essence in a dry gin.

01/23/2013 By Kenneth Friedenreich

BEST OF PDX

Bubble Up in 2013

New Years Eve may have come and gone, but 'tis still the season for light and refreshing winter cocktails with a bit of fizz.

12/31/2012 By Allison Jones