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Some Super Bites in Stumptown

Highlights included fantastic Thai food at Hat Yai, Middle Eastern food at Tusk, and super bites at SuperBite.
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A Triumphant Trio in Portland, Plus Three from the Past

Three recent and three previous meals at Portland, one of which was one of my most memorable meals of 2014.
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Pictures and Post-Event Thoughts: Feast Portland 2014

Each year, I return home to remarks of “Why isn’t Seattle home to a festival like this?” Here's a photo-heavy look at what we're missing.
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Three Delicious Days in Portland, Oregon

It's easy to be envious of the Portland restaurant scene. But what's best? Here's a current eating itinerary that will provide pleasure to adventurous and ambitious food lovers seeking satisfaction from breakfast to late-night meals, with snacks and coffee thrown in for good measure.
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Feast Portland Offers Food for Thought for a Second Time

There was no sophomore slump for Feast Portland, which packed the same culinary punch as last year’s premiere event. Check out the 39 photos, which include a couple of beef tongue dishes, plenty of pig, and some intriguing ice creams — including one called “Loaded Baked Potato.”
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Feast Portland, a Week Later: Reflecting on a Bounty of Food and Philosophy

It’s been a week since returning from the four-day festival/feeding frenzy known as Feast Portland, and I find myself reflecting on the easily lost words that followed the colon in the title: “A Celebration of Oregon Bounty.” The program guide described Portland and Oregon as…
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Beyond Seattle: Back to Portland, Where Rothko and Restaurants Rule the Days

Racing around to Portland restaurants has become an annual June ritual of late, but with a rare Rothko exhibit in town until May, my partner and I were rarin’ to go to the Rose City sooner than usual this year. Outings to the Portland Art…
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Bowled Over by Ramen

You don't have to go to Japan to get a good bowl of ramen. Reporting for Northwest Palate magazine, here are some I sampled in the Pacific Northwest.
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Passport to Pleasure: Massage, Meat, and More in Portland

Portland is the perfect place for a couples getaway centered around sex and food. It’s an edgy city that’s fairly open about sex and adventurous in its culinary pursuits. So let’s spend the night together in Portland, where we stamp this week’s Passport to Pleasure—a…
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