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Fried Pears At Boke Bowl

Yesterday at lunch my friend Lindsey took me to Boke Bowl. It is a ramen spot that is big, airy, and set up cafeteria style. They served us some really great ramen while we watched the noodle maker at his … Continue reading

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Naomi Wins Cochon 555

Ok… so Cochon 555 is a nation wide competition with the goal of supporting sustainable agriculture, and is focused on heritage pig breeds and snout to tail cooking, it is truly an event for the pork fetishist, and the country’s … Continue reading

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Beast Does Beer Pairings

Next Tuesday on the 6th Beast will be having its first ever beer pairing dinner! It will be the usual six courses, but this time the pairing will be beer from around the world provided by Point Blank Distribution. There … Continue reading

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James Beard 2012

This morning the list for the 2012 James Beard Foundation semifinalists was announced, and as you may suspect it is laden with Oregon chefs and restaurants! The list includes Vitaly Paley of Paley’s Place as outstanding chef, Ken Forkish from … Continue reading

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Beast Set To Move

Iconic Portland chef Naomi Pomeroy will not be renewing the lease at Beast’s current NE 30th location which ends in August. The rumors from Portland Monthly say that with the move will come some other changes. The famous 6 course … Continue reading

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Gabriel Rucker Has A Beard 5.15.2011

Just this last week, Gabriel Rucker of Le Pigeon was the first chef from Oregon to be awarded the James Beard Rising Star Award! I had the great opportunity to meet Gabriel last fall one night while having drinks with … Continue reading

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