The “energy bar” market is estimated to
be worth billions, and grocery store shelves are packed with
aggressive-looking packets promising “maximum energy,” “lean muscle” and
lists of in
Hey, it’s the Multnomah County Fair! Did you know
Multnomah County has a fair? Apparently it does! And among the pony
rides, floral exhibits and talent competitions, the weekend will feature
By far the most enjoyable part of putting together WW's Devour guide is poking around ethnic grocery stores, picking up random bottles, tins and packets of unidentifiable food stuffs and bringing them home for a taste test.
“How the private lives of presidents, first ladies and
their lovers changed the course of American history,” promises the cover
of One Nation Under Sex (Palgrave Macmillan, 304 pages, $25), whic
From baking cookies to slaughtering pigs—a primer on Portland’s cooking classes.
Food Reviews & Stories
In a city where eating is virtually a religion and chefs
its deities, many of us harbor fantasies of baking the perfect
croissant, hand-pulling noodles and creating our own porchetta from
Wonder Northwest: It’s Portland’s newest geek convention,
bringing together pop-culture subcultures from all walks of life. A read
though the schedule is pretty much what you’d expect: comic-b
Crunching the numbers on Portland's ethnic eateries.
The ever increasing number of Thai restaurants in Portland is something of a preoccupation in the WW office. Don't get me wrong, I'd give my first-born for a good pad grapow, but given the number of actual Thai residents in the city—versus, say, the Vietnamese population, or the Indian population, and their respective eateries—the numbers seemed a little out of whack.So I sat down with a copy ...