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Coffee & Doughnuts the Portland Way


Coffee and doughnuts. The Northeast does Dunkin. The South does Krispy Kreme. Canada does Tim Horton’s. And Portland? Well, Portland doesn’t do chains. Unless of course they are locally owned, organically grown, artisanally focused and, of course, quirky to the fullest.

Masters of Masa: CaCao Mexicatessen’s killer tortillas

At first glance, CaCao Mexicatessen, Eagle Rock’s Mexican deli and restaurant, looks like your typical mid-range Mexican restaurant, but it serves up some of the best and freshest handmade tortillas and sopes in town. The difference is in the freshly ground masa, the dough used to make tortillas.