On Tap brings food, beer to outdoor area on Bend’s east side

Himalayan Bites, EMW, Curb B Q and more move to new food truck lot

The 35 beer taps lined the wall behind the bar, inviting a pour. Aromas from … Read more

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Deschutes County restaurant inspections Highest scoring Emerald City Smoothie (Greenwood): 100 Subway (South): 100 Yo … Read more

A better pot of rice is within reach with these simple tips

It sounds so easy, but sometimes it’s not: A pot of rice. I admit to … Read more

OSU-Cascades’ chef crafts healthy, gourmet menus

Gone are the days of sliding a tray along a metal rack in a cafeteria … Read more

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Deschutes County restaurant inspections Highest scoring Subway (Bend-North): 100 Salud Raw Foods: 100 Lone Pine … Read more

Make mornings easier; try a 5-minute, mess-free oatmeal bowl

Usually, I am all about cooking shortcuts. But for the longest time, I insisted on … Read more

The joy of cooking — with peanut butter

Peanut butter is my religion. George Washington Carver is my prophet. I think we can … Read more

At Passover, eggs are a symbol and a staple

After many years of cooking for Passover, I know there are two must-have ingredients: the … Read more

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Deschutes County restaurant inspections Highest scoring Redmond Cinemas: 100 SpringHill Suites by Marriott (Bend): 100 … Read more

Local restaurants and markets prepare corned beef for St. Patrick’s Day

The history and preparation behind the popular Irish specialty

Local restaurants and at least one meat market are preparing for St. Patrick’s Day by … Read more

How to roast Brussels sprouts to crispy goodness

He’s not a fan of vegetables, she confided via encrypted email. Too mushy, he claims. … Read more

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Deschutes County restaurant inspections Highest scoring Bend Elks Baseball Club: 100 La Pine Event Center: … Read more

Bend food trucks serve up morning meals

They offer fresh food that’s sometimes a different take on traditional breakfasts

A pancake filled with eggs, bacon and cream cheese spread, cheesecake-flavored cinnamon rolls and biscuits … Read more

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Deschutes County restaurant inspections Highest scoring Midtown Events: 100 Bad Boys Bbq: 100 Sun Mountain … Read more

Chocolate and wine pairings to try this Valentine’s Day

Local wine shop owners and chocolatiers share pairings

The tables at the end of the aisles in Newport Avenue Market often act as … Read more

Celebrate the Olympics with creative nacho recipes

AUSTIN, Texas — The global experience that is the Olympics return, which gives us a … Read more

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Deschutes County restaurant inspections Highest scoring Mill Inn Bed and Breakfast: 100 Hilton Garden Inn: … Read more

Make 2 lasagnas, and freeze 1 for later

A piping hot pan of lasagna takes the chill out of January. I fantasize about … Read more

Chicken cilantro wontons go from freezer to soup in a flash

It’s soup season, and, no surprise, January is National Soup Month. And so, that means … Read more

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Deschutes County restaurant inspections Highest scoring Chan’s of Bend: 100 Aspect Boards and Brews: 100 … Read more

Bend food truck owner has found a niche

Tennessee’s Grill Cheese: grilled cheese and Southern specials

On a chilly January afternoon, it’s hard not to think to yourself: A grilled cheese … Read more

Heading home to Hawaii, in search of poke

HONOLULU — I can’t remember the first time I tasted poke, because in Hawaii, where … Read more

Puff pastry can power up your party appetizers

If your parties can use a lift, reach for some puff pastry. The dough, which … Read more

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Deschutes County restaurant inspections Highest scoring McDonald’s (Sisters): 100 Taco Bell (La Pine): 100 Portello … Read more

Another country considers the lobster

The Swiss Federal Council issued an order this week banning cooks in Switzerland from placing … Read more

Redmond farm sells ostrich meat

Central Oregon Ostrich is one of the two farms in the Pacific Northwest raising the bird for meat

The 8-foot-tall ostrich named Blue stuck his head over the fence at Central Oregon Ostrich. … Read more

Eggs in Purgatory could help you ease a hangover

It used to be that whenever I craved a bowl of runny-yolked eggs poached in … Read more

How to use leftover cranberries (and other tips)

Food writer Kristen Hartke recently joined the Post Food staff for a discussion of all … Read more

From its start in Mumbai, glitter has begun adorning coffee drinks across the globe

Perhaps you see coffee as equal parts art project and beverage. Like oil paint or … Read more

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Deschutes County restaurant inspections Highest scoring Starbucks No. 2815: 100 Bend Empire Dairy Queen: 100 … Read more

Conference highlights rise of the ‘smart kitchen’

But, writer asks, do those who love to cook want a robot chef?

SEATTLE — I have seen the kitchen of the future, and we’re all going to … Read more

The Bulletin announces annual cookie contest winners

More than 30 varieties of cookies were judged in this year’s cookie competition

Cinnamon, cardamom, cloves, ginger, star anise and black peppercorns are the list of spices that … Read more

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