It’s Official: Whole Foods CEO is an Idiot

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Whole Foods CEO John Mackey is stirring people up again, alienating enough of his own customers that he's been forced to do some backpedaling. Last week in an interview with Mother Jones, Mackey said: We've been in a gradual warming trend since the ending of the "Little Ice Age" in about 1870, and climate change is … [Read more...]

Two Questions for Whole Foods – Answered!

Updated: Whole Foods has responded - Hi. This is Jason from Whole Foods. I’m the marketing coordinator for Portland. Thanks for stopping by the Fremont store this weekend. We appreciate the point you made about the Hatch green chiles. The roasting method we used is standard in New Mexico and in most farmers markets, … [Read more...]

An All You Can Eat Buffet of FOOD NEWS

Northeast Portlanders craving good or decent (or even any) Indian Food may be in for a pleasant surprise. The owners of the well regarded Namaste restaurant in the wilds of the Vancouver, Washington suburbs (117th street to be precise) told me they are planning on opening an outpost near NE 33rd and Broadway in … [Read more...]

Food News

Back from my trip Monday, rested and ready to plunge into projects. First, some news. A new restaurant opening tomorrow called Toast at SE 52nd and Steele. This is the previous location of Angie's Bad Ass Video, so this should be an improvement. Brunch and dinner Wednesday - Saturday. It is owned by industry veteran … [Read more...]