Comfort Food

Comfort Food <p>Popping serotonin pills like M&amp;M&rsquo;s? Tax man got you feeling blue? We&rsquo;ve got just what the doctor ordered: six comforting recipes from local chefs, plus nineteen soothe-your-soul dishes and the 58 restaurants that make them just like Mama did. How about a cup of java to go with that? Our primer on the Portland coffee scene should perk you right up. And whatever happened to the Ripe restaurant empire?</p>

In this issue:

Eat & Drink


A Cup Divine

A Portlander’s guide to coffee shops for caffeine fiends of every ilk.

05/19/2009 By Jill Davis, Kasey Cordell, and Eric Gold


A Cup Divine

Five steps to brewing the very best coffee you’ve ever had the pleasure to sip

05/19/2009 By Kasey Cordell


Dinner by Numbers

Is the staff at the Pearl's newest restaurant confident in what they have to offer, or are they covering up for a perceived lack?

05/19/2009 By Camas Davis


Emerald Ales

Oregon brewers roll out the barrels for St Paddy's.

05/19/2009 By John Chandler

Travel & Outdoors


High Lonesome

Wild mustangs, secret hot springs and a mountain that rises from the desert floor: Welcome to Harney County, USA.

05/19/2009 By Tim Neville