There are shops that sell chocolate and then there are the Cacao chocolate shops in Portland. The latter, if they are first-rate, can inspire even the most hardened and cynical among us. By Lizzy Caston and Joanna Miller - last updated 1/16 Take this recent email for example: To: Lizzy Caston From: Food … [Read more...]
Product and Portland Metro Business Review Archives
Now and then I do a review of a store or commercial product. You'll find the archive of those stories here.
By Emily James When FD asked me to start writing for this site, I was extremely nervous. I’m not an expert in any manner of food preparation, serving, or procurement. I am, however, an expert in eating and I have my Lifetime Weight Watchers membership to prove it- from a brief moment, back in 1995 when I was 30 lbs … [Read more...]
If you are looking for a gourmet food store in Portland Irvington neighborhood, Foster & Dobbs is a good choice. When Foster & Dobbs first opened in 2005, it made an impact just because it was the first "gourmet" food store anywhere in northeast Portland. They had a few rough edges, but over the years they … [Read more...]
Updated 12/11 - hours and general information about the Penzeys Spices Portland store, and with information about Pearl District and Beaverton stores! I spent a happy hour this week checking out the new Penzeys Spices store in Clackamas. It actually isn’t too hard to find, just north of the mall on 82nd, between TJ … [Read more...]