Recipes

Two Delicious Cocktails to Warm Up Your Winter

A toddy laced with apple butter? Mezcal-spiked drinking chocolate? We’ll take both.

11/14/2016 By Kelly Clarke

Recipes

Five Phenomenal Winter Cookies

Nostalgic Christmas treats to jam-filled Italian classics, these are the holiday confections to crush any bake-off.

11/14/2016 By Benjamin Tepler

PORTLAND PANTRY

Portland’s Ultimate Locavore Larder

It’s a golden age for delicious, locally made (or internationally procured) foodstuffs. Stock up.

08/15/2016 By Benjamin Tepler

V-DAY CHEAT SHEET

Valentine’s Day: The Take-Home Edition

Whether you’re flying solo or flocking together, we’ve rounded up Portland’s best Valentine’s Day treats to savor from your love nest.

02/05/2016 By Alex Keith

COMFORT FOOD

Hot Cups for Cold Days

From chai to hot buttered rum, we’ve got the liquid cure for whatever ails you.

01/25/2016 By Kelly Clarke, Fiona McCann, and Benjamin Tepler

RECIPE

A Taste of True Catalan Comfort

Spanish Modernist Jose Chesa shares a recipe from his chocolate-fueled childhood.

01/25/2016 By Benjamin Tepler

HIT LIST

10 Awesome Chocolate Bars for the Holidays

We snapped open bars from Portland and beyond to answer your stocking stuffer prayers. Or keep them for yourself. We won’t tell.

12/15/2015 By Karen Brooks

EAT HERE NOW

Where to Eat This Week

Thanksgiving is all about comfort: dive into Nostrana’s cheese-baked pizzoccheri pasta and cradle eggnog lattes at Coffeehouse Northwest

11/24/2015 By Eat Beat Team

HIT LIST

Portland’s Best Hot Chocolate

Three spots to get your hot cocoa fix, from glossy, chile- and lime-spiked Thai Coconut to a trio of dark chocolate "shots."

11/03/2015 By Karen Brooks

RESTURANT AND BAR UPDATES

Portland News to Chew

Amsterdam chocolate giant Tony's Chocolonely expands to Portland, Smith Teamaker and Double Mountain open up shop in the southeast.

10/05/2015 By Rachel Grozanick

BEAN SCENE

Bean Heaven at Cup & Bar: Where Coffee and Chocolate Collide

Trailhead Coffee and Ranger Chocolate team up for tastings, tours, and one killer affogato.

04/21/2015 By Rachel Davidson

SUGAR HIGH

The Ultimate Portland Chocolate Box

We chomped through chocolate collections and candy aisles to curate the city’s defining expressions of cacao, from bars to bonbons.

02/11/2015 By Karen Brooks

RECIPE

Make Ned Ludd’s Cast Iron Chocolate Chip Cookie At Home

A Toll House classic gets the campfire treatment—with delicious results.

12/01/2014 By Benjamin Tepler

HIT LIST

Cozy Up with Portland's Best Hot Chocolate

Unfiltered passion, really good chocolate, no apologies. Get ready to rethink the fireside drink with these five haute mugs.

12/01/2014 By Karen Brooks

DRINK THIS NOW

Go Beyond Pumpkin Spice Lattes with 2 Fresh Fall Sips

Say hello to Either/Or’s “hot buttered yam” and Eb & Bean’s doughnut-sided sipping chocolate.

11/05/2014 By Karen Brooks

EAT THIS NOW

Pitch Perfect Chocolate at Pitch Dark

Single farm–sourced cocoa beans and a refined production process make Pitch Dark Chocolate a welcome addition to Portland’s craft chocolate scene.

09/16/2014 By Brooke Bass

EAT THIS NOW

Decadent Drinking Chocolate Affogato at Cacao

A scoop of Salt & Straw's olive oil ice cream drowned in a hearty helping of molten dark chocolate? Your next date night is begging for this.

08/12/2014 By Allison Jones

FOOD EVENT SPOTLIGHT

30 Days of Chocolate at The Meadow NW

Savor the tastes of over 500 chocolates from around the world at The Meadow's month-long celebration this July.

06/11/2014 By Brooke Bass

RECIPE

A Chocolate Time Machine at Paley's Place

At this Northwest Portland dining institution, one perfectly gooey dessert never gets old.

05/01/2014 By Benjamin Tepler

HIT LIST

9 Fresh Products from Portland Producers

Creamy Stumptown cold brew in a carton, chocolate from a treehouse, and Mexican mole — we've rounded up a new batch of Oregon-made goods for your snacking pleasure.

02/13/2014 By Eat Beat Team