I'll be in Portland most of next week, staying and working downtown, and looking for recommendations for interesting/good restaurant choices. Any cuisine works, budget is flexible, not interested in formal venues. Breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks.
Put jackfruit bacon on your pork bacon or use it as a smoky, salty sub.
Smoky-Sweet BBQ Beef Short Ribs
Beef ribs can stand up to strong flavors. Here, a spicy-sweet rub with chili powder, cumin, cayenne, garlic, and brown sugar coats the meat, which is roasted to tenderness. Finishing on the grill with a smoky chipotle barbecue sauce ensures the meat gets a nice char and the sauce lacquers.