Portland’s Exciting New Vegan and Vegetarian Restaurants

It is no easy feat that some chefs and restaurant owners have brought new businesses to life while COVID-19 lurks in the background. Launching a new venture has always been a challenging undertaking, and food businesses have had to implement countless business alterations and concept tweaks in order to survive through the pandemic. Some saw an opportunity to introduce Portland to the creative recipes they developed in lockdown, while others adapted to new menus and business models.

This first iteration of Eater’s vegan and vegetarian heatmap — the meatless spinoff to the traditional Eater Portland heatmap — features some of

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Caravela Coffee Launches Coffee Compass for Farm OperationsDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

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The Caravela Coffee Compass. Courtesy photo.

Vertically oriented green coffee trading company Caravela Coffee has introduced El Compás del Café (Coffee Compass), a calendar wheel designed to help coffee growers with farm monitoring and maintenance cycles.

“With this tool, they can schedule all their farm’s activities, ensuring that all critical tasks are taken care of at the right time — such as fertilizing, managing pests and diseases, planning the hiring of pickers, or preparing their fermentation tanks and drying patios before the harvest,” a Caravela spokesperson recently told DCN via email. “We see this tool helping them optimize their

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Swedish Egg Coffee Recipe: What It Is And How To Make It

When we talk about a “smooth” cup of coffee, we’re discussing a brew that strikes a perfect balance of flavors without over-aggressive bitterness or acidity. This flavor profile can prove difficult to achieve for amateur baristas, but an intriguing brewing style known as “egg coffee” might just help you reach that ideal.

What is egg coffee?

Egg coffee is made by cracking a raw egg ― shell included ― into a cup, mixing it with your ground coffee, and then simmering it on the stove. The egg clings to impurities in the coffee, removing them from the liquid you end

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Spaghetti-Os Pie: Why Gross Viral Food Videos Are Popular

Alexandra Plakias, a philosophy professor at Hamilton College who studies food, disgust, and moral judgment, watched some of these videos at my request (my apologies to her). She identified a possible explanation for why the recipes bore themselves into our brains: They are minimally counterintuitive ideas. “You take something that’s familiar, but then you put just enough of a twist on it to subvert expectations,” Plakias explained to me. “Minimally counterintuitive concepts are maximally memorable.” This concept was developed by the cognitive anthropologist Pascal Boyer to make sense of which kinds of religious ideas stick—a god with a human visage,

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Bodybuilders Compare Cheap and Expensive Versions of Healthy Food

YouTube’s Buff Dudes, a.k.a. brothers Hudson and Brandon White, have tried out a number of meal plans on their channel, swinging from one extreme to the other by adopting a carnivore diet and then going vegan, as well as trying intermittent fasting. In their latest video, they split up and see just how much of a difference budget makes when it comes to grocery shopping while sticking to your nutrition goals.

“It’s really interesting, because I’m so used to going into the store and trying to find the cheapest foods,” says Brandon, who has been tasked with going as expensive

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Luckin Coffee reveals restructuring strategy

Luckin Coffee unmanned retail strategy includes the Luckin Coffee Express and Luckin popMINI vending machines. The Luckin Coffee Express, which uses the Swiss-made Schaerer coffeemaker, is designed for workplace and public venues. Luckin popMINI is a smart vending machine that can sell products at “e-commerce prices.”

Luckin Coffee unmanned retail strategy includes the Luckin Coffee Express and Luckin popMINI vending machines. The Luckin Coffee Express, which uses the Swiss-made Schaerer coffeemaker, is designed for workplace and public venues. Luckin popMINI is a smart vending machine that can sell products at “e-commerce prices.”

[Photo: Luckin Coffee]

China’s Luckin Coffee Inc., a coffeehouse chain and provider of self-service coffee equipment, said it has entered into a restructuring support agreement with holders of a majority of its $460 million convertible senior notes due 2025.

The coffee retail giant filed for Chapter 15 bankruptcy protection in New York in February

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