If nirvana is a place of complete bliss and delight, then it is no surprise that Portland is commonly referred to as Beervana. With over 30 microbreweries in the metro area, the city is a dream for any beer lover. In fact, a recent poll by GoTime.com named Portland the best city for happy hour in America.
I’m going to take a little break from writing recipes to tell you about a fabulous, local festival that I went to last weekend at the Oregon Convention Center. A group of us went to the 16th annual Oregon Spring Beer and Wine Festival to celebrate my friend’s brother in law’s big 3-0. What better way to celebrate your birthday than sampling local beer and wines all afternoon!