Tag Archives: Drink

Widmer Oktoberfest!

This 4th annual block party draws more than 3,000 beer enthusiasts and is the largest Oktoberfest celebration in Portlan Read More

Happy Hour at Biwa

Both times I’ve eaten at Biwa I’ve been really impressed. Their fresh, spare dishes are right on the mark, and during ha Read More

Nuestra Cocina

Nuestra Cocina (“Our Kitchen”) is one of the best new restaurants in SE Portland. Specializing in traditional dishes fro Read More

Night Light Lounge

The Night Light Lounge, in its relatively short existence, has become something of a Portland institution. Pass by any n Read More

Bite of Oregon 2008

Bite of Oregon picYou don’t have to travel far to experience Oregon’s fantastic food, wine, craft beer and entertainment. The Bite of Oregon 2008 on August 8th-10th at Tom McCall Waterfront Park benefits Special Olympics Oregon, the states Premier Culinary Festival.

This year’s festival features dozens of statewide restaurants, Iron Chef Oregon, Oregon’s finest wines and beers, top chefs, sandcastles, fireworks and more! There will also be three stages featuring Oregon’s best entertainment all weekend long! The Buzz 105.1 returns with Terry and Nelson’s Summer Talent Tour on the Main Stage Saturday August 9th. Come down to help decide a winner!

FRI, Aug 8, 2008 ? 11am-11pm
SAT, Aug 9, 2008 ? 11am-11pm
SUN, Aug 10, 2008 ? 10am-8pm

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Belmont Station is a Darn Good Thing

I’m no beer snob. There are times when I enjoy a cold PBR or High Life just as much as a Ninkasi Double IPA. I just love Read More

Urban Grind Coffeehouse

Urban Grind is living proof that getting your daily fix doesn’t have to involve paying above average prices for a below Read More

Masu East

Sister to the popular downtown sushi mecca Masu, Masu East is more low-key and intimate than its older brother, located Read More

The Goodfoot Lounge

The Goodfoot Lounge served me my first drink in Portland. Over the years I’ve patronized it more than any other place in Read More

Portland International Beerfest

In Portland, there are about a million excuses for drinking beer in the summer. Well then, here’s number 1,000,001. Portland International Beer Fest boasts over 130 beers from more than 15 countries. So put on your beer drinking shoes (or glove) and head out to the North Park blocks in the Pearl District this July to swill some of the world’s best and rarest beers. There will also be great food, music as well as a cigar bar.

Portland International Beerfest

Friday, July 18 – 4pm-10pm
Saturday, July 19 – 12pm-10pm
Sunday, July 20 – 12pm-7pm

* Beer drinkers pay $20 for 10 beer tickets and official PIB glass.
More tickets available for $1 each
All beers are 4oz. servings
Each beer costs 1, 2, or 3 tickets Read More