Multnomah Whiskey Library Sommelier Plans Wine and Cocktail Bar

Cocktailer Alise Moffatt is also aboard for giant bar set to open in early 2015


Food & Drink
By early next year, there may be a mezzanine opening out onto Southwest 12th Avenue.Multnomah Whiskey Library wine sommelier Anthony Garcia is partnering up with longtime cocktail pro Alise Moffatt (Ron Toms, House Spirits, Angel Face) to open a new 2,800-square-foot "cocktail bar with strong wine presence" called Shift Drinks at 1200 SW Morrison. Garcia filed a liquor ...   More
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 by MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Produce Row Bar Closing Tonight After 40 Years

Owner reportedly told staff on Labor Day their jobs would end the next day

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Arts & Books
Portland stalwart Produce Row will be shutting its doors tonight, September 2, after 40 years, they've announced on their Facebook page. First opened in 1974, the bar became a ramshackle hangout for multiple incarnations of Portland's music scene, from Pete Krebs and Hazel in the '90s to the turn-of-the-century electronic-music crowd hovering around B Complex in the days before it got a liquor ...   More
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Bar Guide 2014: Multnomah Whiskey Library

Bar Guide
(NEW!) Multnomah Whiskey Library1124 SW Alder St., 954-1381, 4 pm-midnight Tuesday-Saturday.Climb past the long line on the stairs leading to Multnomah Whiskey Library and you’ll find a    More
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 MARTIN CIZMAR

Future Drinking: Vacant Lucier Space Resurrecting as Quartet

And other new places to eat and drink in Portland


Food & Drink
Some activity at the site of Portland's massive failed experiment in high-end fine-dining, Lucier, which until recently was so well preserved it looked like it had been cleared by neutron bomb. Three of Portland's most prominent African-American entrepreneurs—Frank Taylor of Portland Prime, Bernard Foster of The Skanner and parking don Roy Jay—are on the liquor license application for a proposed ...   More
Monday, November 19, 2012 MATTHEW KORFHAGE


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