March is CiderFest at the Hophouses

The Hawthorne Hophouse and Fifteenth Avenue Hophouse will host a month-long celebration of cider, with twelve ciders on tap and weekly cidermaker events.

02/28/2013 By Allison Jones


First Look at Anthony Cafiero's Ración

Peek inside the former Tabla chef's modernist open kitchen and bar, set to debut in the West End on March 7th.

02/27/2013 By Allison Jones


Slide Show: Inside SW Washington's Ración

Peek inside chef Anthony Cafiero's modernist open kitchen and bar, set to debut in the West End on March 7th.



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


5 Questions with Portland Cidermaker Nat West

The man behind Reverend Nat's Hard Cider opens up about his new Northeast Portland cidery and tasting room, set to debut in March.

02/04/2013 By Allison Jones


Introducing Tannery Bar

Skin & Bones is reborn as a cozy cocktail joint.

01/23/2013 By Benjamin Tepler


Inside Raven & Rose, Now Open on SW Broadway

The latest incarnation of the historic Ladd Carriage House features period-piece polish along with wood-fired plates.

01/05/2013 By Allison Jones


Finding Christmas Spirits

A stiff drink or two over the holidays is essential for maintaining seasonal sanity.

12/11/2012 By Meaghan Morawski


5 Questions With Portland Penny Diner Barman Brandon Wise

The veteran Portland bartender continues his streak of winning cocktail programs with a new focus on fountain drinks and DIY concoctions.

12/07/2012 By Allison Jones


Tannery Bar

Skin & Bones's newest iteration rakes in neighborhood crowds with a stellar bar and simple, affordable bites.

12/05/2012 By Benjamin Tepler


5 Questions with Hop In The Saddle Author Lucy Burningham

One of the authors of Hop in the Saddle: A Guide to Portland's Craft Beer Scene by Bike shares her favorite bits of the book, available now.

11/26/2012 By Allison Jones

Portland Cocktail Week

Q&A: Dave Shenaut

Head of the Oregon Bartender's Guild and drink-maker extraordinaire Dave Shenaut talks Portland Cocktail Week.

10/16/2012 By Meaghan Morawski

Portland Cocktail Week

Dale DeGroff Sings Cocktails' Greatest Hits

Revered bartender and author will sing and spin stories during Portland Cocktail Week.

10/15/2012 By John Chandler


New Menu Details for Kenny & Zuke's Deli Bar

The North Portland outpost of the Kenny & Zuke's pastrami-powered empire is opening on September 12th, and we've got the scoop on the brunch and booze menus.

09/07/2012 By Allison Jones


Slide Show: Inside the new Pix/Bar Vivant

Cheryl Wakerhauser's new patisserie-meets-tapas-bar debuted on East Burnside this week, serving up small Spanish-inspired bites alongside Pix's French pastries.



The New Masters

Five local beer masters working their breeches off to better microbrews for you and for the future. Skill and international experience make these talented men and women poised to redefine what it means to be "beer."

08/20/2012 By Christian DeBenedetti


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.

07/19/2012 Edited by Rachel Ritchie With Benjamin Tepler and Allison Jones

Beer Bulletin

Explore Your Craft

Widmer pairs artisan brews with gourmet eats

07/18/2012 By Sara Gates

Beer Bulletin

July On Tap

Craft beer month is here—and how!

07/12/2012 By Monica Down

A Well Respected Man

Ray Davies Day Details!

A film screening and a party materialize

07/10/2012 By John Chandler