North Mississippi Eats: North Light

North Light on Mississippi

North Mississippi is rapidly becoming a contender for one of the best eating strips in the city. Watch out Southeast Division Street,  Northeast  Alberta Street, and North Williams Avenue! It’s also our favorite shopping and strolling street in Portland–chock full of interesting, well curated indie shops. With a laid-back vibe that takes us down memory […]

The Little Cart That Could: Nong’s Khao Man Gai


If you haven’t heard of Nong Poonsukwattana or Nong’s Khao Man Gai, you either don’t live in Portland or you never prowl the food carts around the city looking for that magical bite of something quick to eat. While there are hundreds of tasty food carts to nibble from in Portland, it is rare for any one […]

Miso Mashup from Biwa’s Miso Maestro

Biwa's Miso Maestro

Your ideas about fermented soybean paste may never be the same. This is Miso Mastery from one of Portland’s most inventive chefs. In this article, Gabe Rosen, shares three novel miso mash-ups for the home kitchen–a marinade, salad dressing, and flavored butter. Each will find a permanent place in your fridge. “The miso in Gabe Rosen’s home […]