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Ash Street Saloon Will Close Sometime Before 2018

Nips and the Quandary of the Craft 12-ounce Bottle or Can

22s vs. 12s: The Quandary of Beer Formats.

New Column!

Don’t Miss HIGHBALL: One Week... Over 40 Specially Crafted Cocktails... Only $5 each!

A Visit to Shawarma Square

A Single City Block in SW Portland Offers 10 Shawarma Food Carts

A Former Duck Quarterback Walks Into A Bar

Joey Harrington’s Pearl Tavern Is Nearly A Touchdown

Women in Wine

Women winemakers are doin’ it for themselves.

Eat This!

El Phorrito

Hair of the Dog/Omnipollo Bottle Release Tomorrow

The Portland Mercury's Highball March 6-12

East Coast Counter Service Finds a Home in Figlia Americana

Grand Avenue's New Eatery Has Quite the Smorgasbord

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Eat Your Feelings

More Illumination, Please

Lantern Is Good, But Not Quite Ready to Lead the Way

Lush Life

Of Gruits, Otis Redding, and Subjectivity

Ten Great American/Oregonian Beer Fest Factual Facts

Pan Pizza Isn’t Square

Any Pizza Is Personal If You Try Hard Enough

How I’d Wine and Dine President Trump

Portland Establishments Where We Can Both Feel Comfortable

Headwaters Is Bringing Haute Hotel Dining Back

Finicky Seas at Paley’s New Downtown Seafood-Forward Restaurant

Get Out of Your Libation Rut with Aromatized Wines

There's a a slew of vermouths at Locale on N. Mississippi

Tips and Tricks for Kim Jong’s Smokehouse

How to Make the Most of Your Bowl

Sobriety Sweeps Service Industry

Delicious Décor

The Stories Behind Some of Portland’s Most Iconic Restaurant Interiors

The Merc Food Critic’s Personal Favorites

Where This Pro Eats on Her Own Time and Dime

Snowpocalypse Impedes Local Man’s Access to Cozy Whiskey Bars

Celebrate the Non-Inclement Weather By Drinking at These Places

In Defense of McMenamins: The Director's Cut

In Defense of McMenamins

A Look at the Specs of Oregon's Most Saturated Brewery Chain

Put Some Sherry in Your Life

Nate Tilden's New Spanish-Inspired Venture is Bar Casa Vale

Aim for Monday Nights at Deadshot

Holdfast’s Once-A-Week Bar Night Is Your Reason to Start the Week

Bull Run’s Oregon Single Malt Whiskey

This Bud’s for Brew: Coalition Brewing's CBD Beer

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Hot Shit for the Chilehead on Your Holiday Shopping List

Coalition Brewing’s CBD-Infused Beer

Beer and Cannabis Go Great Together. Who Knew?

Afuri’s High Concept, High Dollar Izakaya

Swank, Ambitious Japanese Outpost Is A New Chapter In Portland Dining

BJ Smith on Top Chef Tryouts and His Secret Weapon

The Thrifty Sommelier

Here Ya Go, Cheapskate: A Bunch of Fine Wines Under $15
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