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Bri Warner Hanging up Maine Pie Line Apron, Walking Out on an Extrardinarily High Note

Bri Warner is closing Maine Pie Line and returning to public service with the Maine Island Institute. She says she will retire the company name but would sell her recipes to interested parties.

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Updating the Map of Maine's 20 Best Brunch Spots, October 2014

Last month we asked readers to send us their favorite bunch spots in anticipation of another Brunch Map update. As always, the list is meant to be diverse, with representation from around the...

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So Busy ALL THE TIME: Bao Bao Dumpling House, Portland, Tuesday at 6 p.m.

Welcome to the photo series Eater Scenes, where Eater photographers visit some of the state's notable spots to capture them at a certain point in the day.

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Halloween Happenings?

Does everyone A) have a costume and B) have plans for somewhere to go for dinner or partying tonight? I was disappointed to hear Grace wasn't doing their annual Halloween party and costume...

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Malcolm Bedell Funding Rockland Sandwich Truck 'Wich, Please via Kickstarter

The From Away food blogger tells Eater he needs your help to stop writing about frozen burritos and start making fresh lunches.

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Picture Preview of Ebb and Flow, Bringing the Mediterranean to Maine Soon

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Anju Popping-Up in Boston Before Portland?

Let me get this straight: Boston gets an Anju Noodle Bar pop-up before Portland does? Good for Boston, but sad for Portland. Maine's not noodle-saturated yet!

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Arrows Restaurant Sold, The Velveteen Habit Under Construction in Ogunquit

It's official: The Velveteen Habit is coming to Ogunquit's former Arrows property.

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Student-run Hide and Seek Coffee Ready to be Found at University of Maine Orono

Graduate students Kris Mason, Sarah Hollows, and Rachel Nelson are baking fresh treats and steeping Tandem Coffee Roasters beans on campus.

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Full Frontal Noodly: Ramen Suzukiya's Food Porn Window Display

Chef/owner Katsuaki Suzuki and son Cory tease East Enders with gorgeous shots of handmade ramen noodles, though the restaurant's opening status has been downgraded to "Hopefully by the end of the...

World Changers

How Maine's Restaurant Industry Would Change the World Through Food

How would you change the world through food? Local experts weigh in.

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8 Great Spots for Cheap Cocktails in Portland

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29 Best Ski Country Dive Bars in Newry, Carrabassett Valley, and Beyond

Mapping out the best dive bars in ski country, from Maine to Washington.

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An Epic Maine Food Tour: Eventide, Vinland, Slab, Fore Street, Five Islands Lobster Co.

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Big Changes at Hunt and Alpine: New Chef, Food, and Streamlined Cocktail Menu

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Updating the Eater Maine Heatmap, September 2014

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Portland's Most Anticipated Fall Openings, 2014

Check out Portland's hottest upcoming openings for this fall.

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Sangillo's Tavern: A Bar With Soul, a Dive With no Pretension

Welcome to entry three of Power Hour, an hour-long offshoot of Cocktail Week coverage dedicated to the exploration of that classic institution, the dive bar. Last stop: Sangillo's. Read Part One...

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Why Bartender Tina Campbell Doesn't Consider Mathew's a Dive Bar

Welcome to entry two of Power Hour, an hour-long offshoot of Cocktail Week coverage dedicated to the exploration of that classic institution, the dive bar. Up now: Mathew's. Catch up on Part One...

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The Dive Bar Ethos of Bartender Kaitlyn Tierney Duggan and Geno's Rock Club

Welcome to entry one of Power Hour, an hour-long offshoot of Cocktail Week coverage dedicated to the exploration of that classic institution, the dive bar. First up: Geno's. Part Two and Part Three...

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Bar of Chocolate, Wharf Street's Word of Mouth Winner

Nearly ten years later, Sarah Martin's Bar of Chocolate is still standing. The owner says, "We love the industry people: They're us!"

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The Bearded Lady's Jewel Box, Portland, Friday at 6 p.m.

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27 Ski Country Cocktail Spots in Bethel, Kingfield, and Beyond

From Sugarloaf to Sunday River, Stratton to Killington, here are 27 ski spots that are doing cocktails right.

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Portland Food Co-op Hits 2000 Member-Owners During Final Pre-Opening Tour

As staff showed off the nearly-finished build-out of the member-owned grocery store, Cindy Hyman pushed the organization into the 2000s.

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The 18 Essential Maine Restaurants, July 2014

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Tiqa, FOURFOURTYTHREECLUB Under Extensive Construction at new Old Port Hotels

Someone called FOURFOURTYTHREECLUB, LLC has leased space at Hyatt; another Tropical Smoothie Cafe franchise coming to South Portland; Tiqa space under construction, liquor license application...

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