Pascal Sauton for “Hottest Chef”

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Zester Daily guest writer John Gorham, owner of Toro Bravo, Tasty n Sons and Tasty n Alder, has strong opinions on the silliness of contests on some food blogs - ...But the contest that pushed me over the edge was named “The Hottest Chef.” Not hot as in “rising star” or “making great food.” No. Hot as in good … [Read more...]

Pascal Sauton to Open Culinary Center

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Pascal Sauton, formerly of Carafe restaurant, is slated to open Milwaukie Kitchen & Wine in late October 2011. The 2500 square foot storefront will offer a retail section, with specialty groceries and over 100 wines from Europe and the Northwest, as well as a wine club and wine tasting. In addition, Milwaukie … [Read more...]

Pascal Sauton Steps Away From Carafe Bistro

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I received a note yesterday from Pascal Sauton that he was no longer involved with Carafe, the French bistro on Market street across from the Keller Auditorium. Pascal says "as far as he knows the restaurant will stay open", but that he "has no idea what direction it will take". He is going to "take a little break … [Read more...]

Food News for July 9th

It's been a while, but good things come to those who wait! News, News, News (and gossip!) Lots of openings: Cacao has opened their 2nd location, this in the corner of The Heathman. It's a charming shop in a perfect location (and I almost never use the word "charming".) The eagerly anticipated Lincoln Restaurant … [Read more...]