Louisiana Beignets: Breathe In Through Your Nose

Our Fifty Plates tour continues with beignets from The Parish

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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 beignets from Louisiana, which joined the union on April 30, 1812. The state: Though most Portlanders ...   More
 
Sunday, July 20, 2014 AARON SPENCER

The Best Ribs in Portland: 22 Racks, Ranked

22 racks of pork ribs eaten for our ultimate Portland rib burn-off.


Summer Guide
You can’t eat ribs without dirty fingers and a munged-up face. They’re just about the only food that even a princess still has to gnaw off the bone like a Bengal tiger. It takes hours to cook    More
 
Wednesday, June 18, 2014 MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Tennessee Hot Chicken: Nashville’s Hottest Hit

Our 50 Plates Tour continues with spicy fried chicken from Cackalack’s Hot Chicken Shack, which ain’t nearly as spicy as it should be.

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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 the hot chicken from Tennessee, which joined the union on June 1, 1796.The state: Tennessee, ...   More
 
Thursday, July 17, 2014 MARTIN CIZMAR

Them’s The Brakes

Why City Hall loves home-sharing company Airbnb but not car-sharing startup Uber.


News Stories
Mayor Charlie Hales says he wants Portland to stand as a leader in making room for the “sharing economy.” That’s one reason he has championed rewriting city rules to legalize the operations    More
 
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 AARON MESH

KFC Double Down: Fresh From the Colonel’s Deep Fryer

Our 50 plates tour takes a detour to the world’s second-largest restaurant chain

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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 the KFC Double Down sandwich from Kentucky, which joined the union on June 1, 1792.The state: ...   More
 
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 JOHN LOCANTHI

Dr. Know: Lone Star Invasion

Why am I seeing more Texan license plates recently?


Dr. Know
I look at license plates while driving to see where people are from. I’ve seen 12 from Texas in the past two weeks. Are these Texans here for a big wedding, or are they part of the evangelical    More
 
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 MARTY SMITH

The French Press

Testing Portland’s new wave of creperies.


Food Reviews & Stories
Crepes are the new cupcake. Or maybe they’re the new artisanal doughnut. Either way, until very recently Portland’s dedicated creperies had been a small, turn-of-the-millennium group—think L   More
 
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Summer Guide 2014: Summer Events Calendar

Something awesome to do in Portland every day between now and Labor Day.


Summer Guide
June Wednesday, June 18 Plan your summer Read this calendar with pen and appointment book. Thursday, June 19 See the best play you missed in 2013 Badass Theatre Company brings back last spring   More
 
Wednesday, June 18, 2014 WW Staff

WW's #SummeringPDX Instagram Contest

Take a picture of yourself doing something on our Summer Super Events Calendar, maybe win a kickass prize.

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Promotions
We never thought we'd say this, but we're giving you permission—and encouragement—to post your selfies. WW's Summer Events Calendar is chock-full of great summer events. One for each and every day of summer until Labor Day, in fact. And we want to see you, literally, at as many of them as possible. Snap a self portrait of yourself at an event in our Summer Events Calendar and you could ...   More
 
Friday, June 20, 2014 WW Culture Staff

Buy Local: …And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Outdoor Gear

Oregon is a camping paradise in the summer. These local companies make the right gear to enjoy it.


Culture Features
Mt. Tabor olive shoes   Danner, danner.com Made    More
 
Wednesday, June 18, 2014 KATHRYN PEIFER

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