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...]
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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...]
I've been passing the Foster & Dobbs store at NE 15th and Brazee (next to the new Mio Gelato) for the past few weeks, but it has always been at night when they were closed. Today I made a special trip to see what they were all about. This is a somewhat higher-end food store. By "somewhat", I mean they tend to … [Read more...]
Updated 12/11 - hours and general information, and a 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 Max and Winco at 11322 SE 82nd ave. Google Map. In the … [Read more...]