Food Reviews & Stories
There’s a lot that can go wrong with nachos.
An unfavorable ratio
of chips to toppings, congealed cheese sauce, globs of brown guacamole,
tough chicken—any of these moving parts can break,
2014 was Barmageddon in Portland. You don’t have to stay home, but you can’t go here.
was ending. Some wept openly, one woman danced the worm so hard she
thinks she might have shattered her knee, and the next night at least
two people had sex in the basement. We’ve all
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 ...
This downtown institution, with its mirrored bar, wood
paneling and smoked windows, is a prime post-show sanctuary for Artists
Rep, Portland Center Stage and Third Rail. Ev
Ten years after Jack White and Loretta Lynn’s tryst in “Portland, Oregon,” WW attempts to solve its greatest mystery.
Until 2004, a sloe gin fizz usually meant a nasty hangover and some collegiate fumbling. But following that year’s release of Van Lear Rose—the
epochal collaboration between dispossessed Queen
Slushies have proved to be this summer’s
breakout hit. Adult-grade Slurpees are popping up all over Portland,
from familiar dives like the Standard to high-end cocktail bars like Rum
21st Avenue World Cup Beer Garden
625 NW 21st Ave., 202-744-1496, facebook.com/worldcupbeergarden. 8:30 am-9 pm daily.
Go for: Breakfast sandwiches with beer and bros.
When it opened in 2011, the r
Call in sick, quit your job—here’s how to party at 7am as the World Cup takes over Portland.
The average American switches jobs every four years or so.
We find it a startling coincidence that the World Cup also comes once
every four years. So this is your time to quit that job, “work fr
There are two types of Alberta Street bars: sticky-floored
dives and whatever’s around the corner from your house. For all its
gentrified, au courant hipness, the area still lacks an anchoring