Category Archives: local

Small Plate-itis

I think all these small plates are ruining me. Seems like so many of the great spots to eat in Portland have a plethora of small plates as well as entrees, which allows someone like me to make a dinner … Continue reading

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Fresh Eggs

The other day I used the last of the recent batch of just laid eggs that my friend Gail hooked me up with. Fresh eggs from free range chickens taste dramatically better than your average store bought egg, and lend … Continue reading

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Meatball Sandwich at Lardo

Yesterday I had lunch at Lardo with some friends in the sunshine. I ordered the meatball sandwich with pickles and cilantro, and it was sooooo good! It is a vietnamese style sandwich with the veggies, cilantro and cock sauce mayo … Continue reading

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Just Laid Eggs

Not long ago I was working a location shoot that happened to be on my friend Gail Keller’s spread. Gail is the one that from time to time will gift me the precious eggs her hens lay. That day she … Continue reading

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Oven & Shaker

Yesterday me and couple of my friends went to Oven & Shaker for happy hour, this new pizza spot is a partnership between¬†Cathy Whims of Nostrana and a well known Northwest bartender Ryan Magarian. It is located at the foot … Continue reading

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An Xuyen Bakery

I had not been to An Xuyen in far too long, and yesterday some sub conscious craving for a vietnamese french sandwich came rushing to the surface. Many of you have long known of this precious bakery on SE foster … Continue reading

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Meat Fix pt2: Le Pigeon

Last night was the second installment on my birthday crusade for ¬†amazing meat… and most of all foie gras! Le Pigeon is truly one of Portland’s hallmark restaurants, and the line up last night was nothing short of extraordinary! I … Continue reading

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