Benessere Olive Oils and Vinegars
907 SW 9th Ave., 206-5317; 1428 NE Broadway, 281-6389; benessereoil.com.
Oh, to be innocent and skinflinty again, and not know just
what a difference the right oi
Frice Pastry & Philippe’s Bread
4082 N Williams Ave., 971-266-8348.
Ask Kurt Huffman how much his restaurant empire
ChefStable used to spend on bread, and he’ll answer qui
Cason’s Fine Meats
8238 N Denver Ave., 285-4533. Closed Sunday.
Nearby carnivores will be drawn to Cason’s like space
cruisers caught in a tractor beam. They won’t be l
East African Halal Meat and Deli
7830 NE Glisan St., 432-8600.
East African Halal Meat and Deli might have the façade and
feel of a gas station, but don’t let that fool you. Inside, th
Look, you gotta eat every day. We get this. And because the demands of your growling stomach are as incessant and irritating as A Prairie Home Companion on NPR weekends, it’s easy to fall into routi
BEER AND CIDERBelmont Station & Biercafe
4500 SE Stark St., 232-8538, belmont-station.com.
Kind of like Mary Tyler Moore to Dick Van Dyke, Belmont
Station is a now wholly independent spinoff o
Restaurant was a haven for activists, vegans, LGBT community
Food & Drink
East Burnside's Old Wives' Tales closed Sunday, May 4, after 34 years in business.Since opening in 1980, the multi-ethnic restaurant at 1300 East Burnside Street has been a gathering place for feminist, gay rights and environmental activists, and was an early refuge for those with vegan, vegetarian or gluten-free diets. It also featured an extensive children's menu.“I’ve always understood that ...
Food & Drink
Sunday, May 4 Calcotada Apparently, in Catalonia, everybody freaks out about calcots—mild, spring onions grilled till a bit blackened, served up scraped into romesco sauce. Sounds nice, really, and apparently it was quite a feat for Viridian Farms to get hold of the appropriate seeds. Well, Foster’s Craft Cooking and Viridian are having a party with oysters and Basque cakes and calcots ...
Copycat rappers, unimaginative rappers, pretty rappers,
Portland rappers who film themselves rapping on bridges—that’s that shit
the Renaissance Coalition doesn’t like.
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