Catching Up – Bits of Portland Restaurant News

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On the recent fig story, a commenter asks, "I am looking to find a place I can go and u pick some figs? I work in a Alzheimer’s facility and my residents loved the figs we got last year. They brought back so many memories for them when they where children. Last year we had a nursery donate a couple of boxes to us… … [Read more...]

Bits & Pieces of News and Stuff for 8.13

Food porn: Castagna crab and crab custard

Kitchen Share, a "kitchen tool lending library" is opening in SE Portland. According to the press release, "Kitchen Share SE will be a place where community members can borrow equipment and share in the joy of processing, preserving, and serving food". "The lending library will offer a small collection of … [Read more...]

Food News for 4.27.09

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Updated Monday Afternoon: According to this article in The Mercury, Paige Williams has been canned from Portland Monthly. I've been wondering what was going on over there. Since well regarded former food writer then managing editor Camas Davis left, the quality of the food writing has gone downhill. The most recent … [Read more...]