Happy Hour

Happy Hour of the Week: Temple Bar

Knob Hill’s Indish is reborn is a whiskey & classic cocktail lounge, with a budget-friendly (and worthy) Happy Hour menu to boot.

03/16/2011 By Anna Sachse

Pour

Spirited Away

Stone Barn Brandyworks in Southeast Portland concocts some creative and delicious brandies and spirits. Some notable inventions are the Eastside Ouzo, Unoaked Rye Whiskey, and Red Wing Coffee Liqueur.

03/09/2011 By Deena Prichep

Happy Hour

Happy Hour: Bonfire Lounge

Warming up to the Bonfire

01/18/2011 By John Chandler

2010 Best Bars

Classic Drinks to Try Before You Die

These neigh-forgotten traditional drinks are worth remembering.

11/17/2010

2010 Best Bars

Best Bars to Take a Date

For dates from the romantic to the respectable, find the room with the right atmosphere here.

11/17/2010 By Kasey Cordell

MIX IT

Cocktail Recipes from the Best Bars of 2010

Whether you want to play mixologist at home, or just want to be enticed, these recipes let you in on some of the secrets of signature cocktails from some of Portland's best bars.

11/17/2010

2010 Best Bars

Best Bars to Play

From throwing darts to spinning records, Portlanders can indulge in an indoor Olympiad at these watering holes.

11/17/2010 By John Chandler, Gretchen Holzgang, Ali Moran, and Georgia Perry

Mixology 101

Halloween Spirits 2010

Creepy cocktails for a haunted house party

10/29/2010 By John Chandler

Happy Hour

Happy Hour: Miho Izakaya

Miho Izakaya is a worthy destination

10/26/2010 By John Chandler

Happy Hour

Happy Hour: The Hop & Vine

Hop over to the Hop & Vine

05/20/2010 By John Chandler

Pour

Cello Shots

An in-depth discourse on what happens when the appletini goes out of style.

04/23/2010 By Rachel Ritchie

POUR

Cabinet Appointments

Urban Farmer's head bartender Dan Stern calls his favorite bottles for warm-weather entertaining.

03/16/2010 By John Chandler

Pour

Oregon Distillers Make Their Mark on the World of Whiskey

Portland's House Spirits, Clear Creek, McMenamins and other Oregon distillers are brewing locally made whiskey.

02/15/2010 By John Chandler

Recipe

Valerie’s Swimsuit

10/14/2009

Cocktails

Mint Condition

Calling all parched ladies and gents: It’s time for an ice-cold julep. Here’s how to do it up proper.

05/19/2009 By Tom Colligan

Cool Cocktails

And Now, Meet Your Makers

Oregon's microdistilling scene followed the microbrewery boom of two decades ago. Now, five of eight local craft distilleries are located in Portland's city center, near SE Seventh Avenue and Hawthorne Boulevard, an area that is already becoming known as

05/19/2009 By Kasey Cordell, Paige Williams, Kaitlin Johnson, and Bart Blasengame With Brian Barker

Article

Hail Mary

Searching for the quintessential hangover cure? Get back to the basics with a perfect bloody mary.

05/19/2009 By Tom Colligan

Article

In Like Gin

A small enclave of Oregon distillers–and brewers–have rediscovered the joys of juniper.

05/19/2009 By John Chandler