Mississippi Fried Catfish: The Best Bottom Feeder Out There

Our Fifty Plates tour continues with fried catfish from Miss Kate's Southern Kitchen.

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Food & Drink
Summer is road-trip season, so we're taking a culinary tour of America. But because Portland is a city of immigrants from other states, we don't have to leave town to do it. We're traveling to 50 Portland restaurants to try one distinctive food from each state. Our 50 Plates tour continues with fried catfish from Mississippi, which joined the union on December 10, 1817.The state: Known for floods, ...   More
Monday, July 21, 2014 REBECCA JACOBSON

President of Beers: #41

Southern Pecan: Lazy Magnolia Brewing, Kiln, Mississippi


Food & Drink
We're drinking the flagship craft beer from every state in the Union, counting down from 50-1, to find which is home to the President of Beers.#41: Southern Pecan: Lazy Magnolia Brewing, Kiln, MississippiState: For a full list of all the love/hate elements of the Magnolia State, you’d have to sit a spell. It gave us William Faulkner, Medgar Evers, Muddy Waters and Elvis Presley. But, then again, ...   More
Sunday, September 2, 2012 Brian Yaeger

Oregon: New Study Shows We're Not That Obese

Expect this new report about the nation's childhood obesity rates to come up at tonight's board meeting of Portland Public Schools. Supporters of keeping physical education in Portland schools are planning to attend the 6:30 pm board meeting in hopes ot protecting PE from Superintendent Carole Smith's proposed cuts to fill the district's $19 million budget hole. And those PE proponents just ...   More
Tuesday, June 29, 2010 HANK STERN

Tough Guys Gulp White Lightning!

Bar Guide
Recently, as I sat in a movie theater waiting for Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon to start, I eavesdropped on two people talking behind me. Guy on my left was ...   More
Tuesday, February 6, 2001 Patrick Bell


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