Vermont Phish Food: Like a Boardroom Ponytail For Your Mouth

Our 50 Plates Tour continues with Vermont’s two most famous things in one smooth, lickable package


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 Ben and Jerry's Ice Cream from Vermont, which joined the union on March 4, 1791.The state: ...   More
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 MARTIN CIZMAR

President of Beers: #13

#9: Magic Hat Brewing, South Burlington, Vermont


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. #13 #9: Magic Hat Brewing, South Burlington, Vermont State: Vermont and its neighbor New Hampshire are frustratingly similar-looking, but it turns out there’s more to the state than costing people points on geography quizzes. Vermont is the second-least ...   More
Sunday, September 30, 2012 JOHN LOCANTHI

Oregon Single-Payer Advocates Can Look to Vermont

Vermont and single-payer health care

A piece in today's print edition of WW provides a preview of a big single-payer conference coming to Portland this weekend and the uphill battle ahead for single-payer advocates in Oregon trying to get their bill passed in the state Legislature.If you're interested in reading about a state much further along than Oregon when it comes to advancing single payer at the state level, here's a good piece ...   More
Wednesday, January 26, 2011 HANK STERN

Vermont OK's Same-Sex Marriage. Where's Oregon?

What's missing from the following sentence? Vermont today became the fourth state to legalize same-sex marriage, joining Iowa, Connecticut and Massachusetts. If you answered that Oregon is missing from that illustrious list, be sure to pick up Wednesday's WW and find out what backers of gay marriage in our state are planning to correct that state of affairs. And if you didn't answer Oregon, ...   More
Tuesday, April 7, 2009 HANK STERN


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