Smith Tea: A Letter from our Co-founder Kim DeMent Smith

To Our Loyal Community, When Steve, my partner and founder of Smith Teamaker, passed away last year, the family at Smith decided to honor him every year on his birthday, May 29. It is the year of his birth, 1949, that you see on our cartons and packages and is the number we have selected […] Read more »

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May News from Firehouse

Pamper Mom, Italian-Style Mom deserves to eat, drink and relax on Mother’s Day! There are still a few more reservations available for Sunday evening at Firehouse, so let us do the work while you shower her with praise over a wood-fired Italian feast cooked with love. Bonus: we’ll be offering complimentary welcome bubbles for all […] Read more »

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Spring Events @ Noble Rot

It’s Going to Be a Busy Spring @NobleRot! – Our rooftop garden is a whirl of activity in Spring. Come check it out every Tues. @ 5pm (Weather Permitting) Enjoy Helioterra Wines @NobleRot All Month Long We’re pouring Portland’s own Helioterra Wines all May in a special Pinot Noir Flight. 2013 Willamette Valley 2013 Vintner’s […] Read more »

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Lauretta Jean’s Pie Flyer: Strawberry Short Pie, Mother’s Day, Momosas, and more!

MOTHER’S DAY AT LAURETTA JEAN’S This Sunday is Mother’s day, and we’d like to invite you to join us in celebrating all the mamas out there! We open at 8am on Sunday and will have all the goods for a cozy and delicious Mother’s Day Brunch — biscuit sandwiches, pie, pastries, quiche, and our new […] Read more »

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Division Winemaking Company Celebrates Sixth Vintage Release

Launches Inaugural Wine Club Representing a new generation of winemakers, the pioneering urban winery offers a taste of Oregon through new and unique wine varietals PORTLAND, Ore. (May 2, 2016) – Known for their passionate promotion of lesser-known wine varietals and minimalist manipulation winemaking, Division Winemaking Company’s (DWC) founders Kate Norris and Tom Monroe will […] Read more »

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Mother’s Day High Tea At B.O.R.C – Champagne For Mum !

British Overseas Restaurant Corporation 4120 North Williams Portland OR 97211 Open 7 days Mon-Tue 7am – 6pm Wed-Sun 7am-9pm Telephone: 503 719 5164 MOTHER’S DAY HIGH TEA Reservations Telephone: 503 719 5164 email Come For Mother’s Day High Tea $25 Includes a Glass of Champagne for all Mothers Also Open For Brunch Lunch & Dinner Image Credit: Linda Daily Fine […] Read more »

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Chef2Go summer cooking classes

Wrap and roll is the culinary theme this summer. Surja Tjahaja, owner of ChefGo, leads three inspiring cooking classes in West Linn featuring different types of Asian food wraps. All are easy to make, delicious and healthy fare to add to the fun of summer gatherings.   Sushi Making Sunday, June 12 2016 10 a.m. […] Read more »


Portland Pastry Chef Dominates the Stage and Becomes the Food Network’s Only 4-Time Winner

Portland Pastry Chef Dominates the Stage and Becomes the Food Network’s Only 4-Time Winner Kyra Bussanich of Kyra’s Bake Shop in Oregon takes the top prize in hit show. PORTLAND, Ore. — MAY 3, 2016 – The Food Network hosted a special one-off invitation-only episode of their hit show “Cupcake Wars” called the “Ultimate Showdown […] Read more »

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James Beard Foundation Award Winners for 2016 Announced

2016 JAMES BEARD FOUNDATION AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED   NEW YORK, NY (May 2, 2016) – Winners were revealed tonight, Monday, May 2, 2016, at the 2016 James Beard Foundation Awards at the Lyric Opera of Chicago. During a ceremony hosted by TV personality, chef and restaurateur Carla Hall, awards in the Restaurant and Chef and Outstanding […] Read more »

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Hazelfern Cellars Opens Barn Doors Of Beautiful New Tasting Room Memorial Day Weekend

New Winery Hazelfern Cellars Celebrates Tasting Room Grand Opening with Spectacular Wine Brunch, Saturday, May 28 and Sunday, May 29   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Standout new winery in Newberg, Oregon Hazelfern Cellars will celebrate the grand opening of their tasting room during Memorial Day weekend with a spectacular wine brunch on Saturday, May 28 […] Read more »

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Relish Gastropub: #relishpdx Contest and Oregon Wine Month

Portland, Oregon, April 29, 2016 – Relish’s patio is open (as weather permits) and it’s time to celebrate! For the month of May, share a pic of yourself at Relish, hashtag #relishpdx and you will be entered to win a $50 gift certificate.   In addition, Relish is participating in Oregon Wine Month, donating a […] Read more »


New Organic BBQ Sauces from Portland’s Red Duck Foods Just in Time for National BBQ Month!

The ladies behind Red Duck Foods, Oregon’s premier condiment company founded in Eugene, Oregon (though now based out of Portland), are about to launch a brand new line of USDA organic BBQ sauce, a product that is nearly impossible find, but one that is greatly in demand. The exciting news comes just in time to celebrate May’s National BBQ Month! Red Duck, known for […] Read more »