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Austin Eats Portland by Forrest Preece I'm an Austin native with almost seven decades under my belt here. But for something like 15 years we have been traveling to Portland to hang out with our friends  during August ...

Austin Eats PDX

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So you are trying to impress your guests. You’ve planned a great theme and made some delicious food. You've spent more than you should on the wine; so how do you know you are getting the most out of your wine when you ...

Are You Getting The Most Out Of The Wine You Serve?

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Discovering one of the most inviting restaurant locations doesn’t happen every day. In a town of wildly publicized hot spots it’s both unexpected and unusual to stumble upon an “Undiscovered Oregon” location like ...

Mark’s on the Channel – Oregon’s Undiscovered Dining Hot Spot

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Kevin, the owner of Fuel Café, just might be one of the last survivors from days gone by on Alberta. He grew up in this neighborhood when times were rough and has returned to run a restaurant he likes to refer to as ...

Fuel Café will Make Your Belly Smile

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Early in the morning Chef Nizlek comes into the kitchen to prepare almost 100% locally sourced dishes for his diners at Silver Grille aptly named after the historic town of Silverton Oregon. Jeff sources local ingredients ...

Silver Grille Gives A Winning Bite

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As our own gastronomical take on March Madness 2015, a four person team from Northwest Food & Wine Guide decided to spend two days a week dining at restaurants that were participating in the Portland Dining Month $29 ...

March Madness – Portland Dining Month

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On November 16th Behind the Line Consulting, the new restaurant centric consulting agency and sister company of The NW Food & Wine Festival,  collaborated together to celebrate some fun celebrities being in town, The ...

A Weekend Celebration ends with 23Hoyt, Allium Bistro and Serratto Channeling Goat Cheese.

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Food Artists or Farmers That take Great Pictures – They are worth a thousand words – where ever the conversation is held. When browsing the produce section at my local market, I could choose between 'regular' tomatoes ...

Food Artists or Farmers That Take Great Pictures

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Chit, Chat, and Chew. Since we’re talking about food, restaurants and all that we thought we should explore the minds of the 20 – 30 something’s that have graduated from secondary learning institutions and see if ...

Why we eat at restaurants

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This Little Piggy Went… No other animal is as vilified or as admired as the pig. If you decide you want to insult another person, you could call them a pig. However, in the foodie community, the swine is one of the most ...

This Little Piggy Went to Market

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“I get to spend my summer days outside. I’m cooking right there among everyone, talking to the other chefs and to the attendees. And everyone is learning about their food and each other.” I am at Allium Bistro ...

Field and Vine Legendary Summer Soiree 2015

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Food has a way of bringing people together. Brazil Grill knows this to be true as well as anyone. Before its opening in 2006, Henrique Konzen knew that he wanted his new Churrascaria restaurant to be authentically ...

Brazil Grill is your Happy Place

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