Portland local chain sold Einstein Noah Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: BAGL), a leader in the quick-casual segment of the restaurant industry operating under the Einstein Bros.® Bagels, Noah's New York Bagels®, and Manhattan Bagel® brands, announced today the acquisition of Kettleman Bagel Company, a five-store bagel chain in Portland, Oregon. The acquisition is part of the … [Read more...] about Kettleman’s Bagels Sold to National Chain
Does it Matter if You Use Cheap Wine When you Cook? According to an article in today's NY Times, it doesn't really matter if you use good wine or "plonk" in cooking. Wincing a little, I boiled a 2003 premier cru Sauternes from Château Suduiraut (“The vineyard is right next door to Yquem,” the saleswoman assured me), then baked it into an egg-and-cream custard to see whether … [Read more...] about Kettleman’s Bagels in Portland, Can You Use Cheap Wine in Cooking?