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Drank: Absinthe Minded Stout Gruit Ale (Fire Cirkl)


Drank
After a few summer beer festivals, you start to think you’ve seen it all. How many blackberry sours are gonna come out this year, anyway? So it’s exciting to spot something as crazy as this absint   More
 
Wednesday, June 24, 2015 MARTIN CIZMAR

Findings: Vol. 41, Issue 34

What we learned from reading this week’s paper .


Findings
In one nice quiet beachfront community, you can legally walk down the street swigging from a bottle of Jack.  Of course a WW reporter has to offer a disclosure about where she takes yoga classes   More
 
Wednesday, June 24, 2015 MARTIN CIZMAR

Review: Zeus Arsenal Smite


Potlander
The Canadian dollar is weak right now. Currently, one Loonie will buy only three American quarters, plus a nickel and a penny. This is information you should know if you’re in the market for a loose   More
 
Wednesday, June 24, 2015 MARTIN CIZMAR

Totally Rad

How do Oregon radlers and bottled shandies match up with their old-world competitors?


Summer Guide
 Is there any summer beer better than the Stiegl Radler? One sunny day last week, we tried to find one by holding a blind tasting of a dozen different radlers and shandies—all fruited beers,    More
 
Wednesday, June 17, 2015 MARTIN CIZMAR

Findings Vol. 41, Issue 33

What we learned from reading this week’s paper.


Findings
Wilson High School’s black student union is mostly white.  A dog-leasing kingpin is now pushing hard for artificial beaver dams. Advertising campaigns may persuade customers to purchase infer   More
 
Wednesday, June 17, 2015 MARTIN CIZMAR

How To Pwn PDX Beer Week


Drank
PDX Beer Week is not actually a week. It takes 11 days (June 11-21, pdxbeerweek.com) to cram in all three festivals, plus tap takeovers and pairings dinners. Here’s your guide. Get the offic   More
 
Wednesday, June 10, 2015 MARTIN CIZMAR

All Piez On Me

You got teeth in your mouth, so P.R.E.A.M. pies gotsta fit.


Food Reviews & Stories
The sad-bastard music had to go. A few years ago, most upscale Portland restaurants—places where people went for some nice cooked food in their nice clean drawers—played Black Keys Pandora   More
 
Wednesday, June 3, 2015 MARTIN CIZMAR

Sex, Drugs, Murder, Tubas

Visiting rural Oregonians beware: the Rose Festival Grand Floral Parade runs through plenty of scary big-city stuff. Here’s the route, from Memorial Coliseum to Lincoln High.


Headout
PANHANDLERS LINED UP BY OFF-RAMP Interstate 5, Exit 302A Don’t let the humorous signs fool you, every single houseless person is scary. Best to empty your pockets of cash immediately upon requ   More
 
Wednesday, June 3, 2015 MARTIN CIZMAR

Review: Pax 2 Vaporizer


Potlander
Before I had an iPod, I owned at least two other devices that played MP3s. First, a RioVolt SP90 that played data discs. Then, a 512MB thumb drive thing that cost like $50 and did everything a   More
 
Wednesday, June 3, 2015 MARTIN CIZMAR

No Reservations?

Where to camp if you didn’t book your spot back in February.


Featured Stories
Portlanders love the outdoors. If you need proof, just go onto ReserveAmerica.com right now and try to book a camping spot for July. Chances are you’ll be directed someplace like Lake Owyhee Sta   More
 
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 MARTIN CIZMAR, MATTHEW KORFHAGE
 

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