New home, new date, the new Bite of Oregon to showcase the best of the state’s seven regions

PORTLAND, June 30, 2017 – Oregon was the first state to make Labor Day a public holiday, way back in 1887. We understand the importance of enjoying a job well done. This Labor Day weekend you can enjoy your time off while experiencing one of the most prestigious culinary festivals in

Red, White & Lavender @ Bushwhacker Cider 7/1

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 1-4pm Saturday, July 1st Finnriver Farm & Cidery, Hope Haven Family Farm and Portland Juice Co collaborate to bring the beauty and bounty of cider and lavender to Portland’s Bushwhacker Cider at 1212-D SE Powell Blvd D, Portland, OR 97202. Drink in summer at

Don’t miss Saké Fest PDX at the Oregon Convention Center next week

PORTLAND, Ore. – June 15, 2017 – Discover the versatility of saké and learn to pair it with any food like a pro at Saké Fest PDX on Wednesday, June 21, 2017. With over 150 samples of US and Japanese-made saké, beer and spirits, attendees will have the opportunity to try food pairings

Cider House Party at Lombard House on 6/22

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Celebrate the beauty of regional cider and bounty of seasonal botanicals at Finnriver Cider House Party 5-8pm Thursday, June 22nd at North Portland’s Lombard House. Finnriver Farm & Cidery will be in the house with a specially curated draft list, including s

Saké Fest PDX returns to Portland on June 21, 2017

PORTLAND, Ore. – June 7, 2017 – Over 40 Portland chefs and International saké producers will gather and share on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 during Saké Fest PDX at the Oregon Convention Center. More than a drink served with Japanese food or quaffed in a cocktail, saké is an unexpected g

Chef Trevor Payne to lead kitchen at new Tanner Creek Tavern

PORTLAND, Ore. – June 7, 2017 – Veteran Portland chef Trevor Payne has been chosen to lead the culinary team at Tanner Creek Tavern, the new Pearl District restaurant by David Machado opening in late summer. Payne brings over fifteen years of industry experience to his new role as Tan

Alto Bajo announces long awaited opening  in heart of downtown Portland

Portland, OR. (May 31, 2017) — Today, Alto Bajo is now open and ready to welcome diners as Portland’s newest modern Mexican restaurant. Situated at 310 SW Stark St., inside the historic Oregon Pioneer Building, Alto Bajo offers its guests an opportunity to experience traditional Mexic

Woven Wineworks Launches Pop-Up Series as Multi-Sensory Journey

Woven Wineworks is proud to announce a new pop-up series will launch Friday, May 19, during Oregon Wine Month. The multi-sensory driven “Woven Wine Bar” will open from 5pm to 9pm every third Friday of the month May through August. The pop-up series will kick-off with a launch party fo

Saké Fest PDX returns to Portland on June 21, 2017

PORTLAND, Ore. – May 4, 2017 –The Oregon Convention Center welcomes nearly 40 Portland chefs and International saké producers on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 for Saké Fest PDX. Attendees will have the opportunity to choose from over 150 samples of US and Japanese-made saké, beer and spiri

David Machado to open new restaurant, “Tanner Creek Tavern” in the Pearl District

PORTLAND, Ore. – March 14, 2017 – Veteran Portland restaurateur and chef David Machado has signed a lease for a new 5,000 square-foot restaurant in the Pearl District, opening late summer. Tanner Creek Tavern will be located at the corner of NW 9th and Everett, adjacent to the new Ham

Save the Date for Inaugural I Love Gamay Wine Festival Celebrating Oregon Grown Gamay Noir May 1 – 2, 2017

PORTLAND, Ore. (March 7, 2017) – Wine lovers have fallen hard over recent years for the deliciously perfect food and all occasion pairable Gamay Noir grape. Trail blazing Oregon wine producers have largely led the domestic growth of Gamay Noir and this year will launch the first ever

High school students encouraged to create artwork for farmers market bag

PORTLAND, Ore. – Feb. 27, 2017 – High school students in the Willamette Valley area who have a passion for art and local foods have a chance to showcase their creativity this spring. COUNTRY Financial® and Portland Farmers Market are encouraging students to submit a design for the mar