Right At The Fork

It's no secret that Portland's pastry scene is on fire.  Meet one of the women responsible for igniting the flame - founder of the Portland Pastry Chefs Association, Amelia Lane.

Mentioned in this episode:

http://dianemorgancooks.com/
http://pdxca.org/
http://barlowtavernpdx.com/
http://www.irvingstreetkitchen.com/
http://www.pokpokpdx.com/
http://littlebirdbistro.com/
http://perfectdrinkapp.com/
http://www.fricepastry.com/
http://www.sweetheartstjohns.com/
http://www.mauricepdx.com/

Direct download: RATF_28_AMELIA_LANE.mp3
Category:Food and Drink -- posted at: 6:00am PST

Who's up for a picnic?  Don't you dare crack open that picnic basket without listening to Jen Stevenson give her 5-minute roundup on where to get the best savories and sweets in Portland for your next al fresco outing.

Mentioned in this episode:

http://www.portlandpicnicsociety.com/

http://www.underthetablewithjen.com

http://www.portlandfarmersmarket.org/

http://www.bairdfamilyorchards.com/

http://www.littletbaker.com/

http://www.kensartisan.com/

http://www.taborbread.com/

http://www.philippesbread.com/

http://cyrilspdx.com/

http://www.fosteranddobbs.com/

http://www.pastaworks.com/

http://www.woodsmantavern.com/market/

http://www.cheese-bar.com/

http://www.olympicprovisions.com/

http://www.newseasonsmarket.com/

http://www.wholefoodsmarket.com/

http://www.pacificpieco.com

http://www.thesugarcubepdx.com/

http://www.laurettajean.com/

http://www.tartnation.wordpress.com/

http://www.mauricepdx.com/

http://www.fricepastry.com/

http://www.almachocolate.com

http://www.pearlbakery.com/

http://www.cacaodrinkchocolate.com

http://www.xocolatldedavid.com/

http://www.woodblockchocolate.com/

http://www.corkscru.biz/

http://www.vinobuys.com/

http://www.thehopandvine.com/

http://www.zupans.com/

 

http://www.osomarket.com/

 
Direct download: SB_PICNIC.mp3
Category:Food and Drink -- posted at: 6:00am PST

Farmin'!  Get to know a man responsible for the wonderful vegetables that land on your plate.  Oh, and how to properly pronounce "Nehalem."  It's Jeff Trenary from Kingfisher Farm.

Mentioned in this episode:

www.nostrana.com/

www.bluehouronline.com/

www.clarklewispdx.com/

www.taradpdx.com/

www.facebook.com/vinomanzanita

www.higginsportland.com/

www.roe-pdx.com/

www.woodsmantavern.com/

www.trifectapdx.com/

Direct download: RATF_27_JEFF_TRENARY.mp3
Category:Food and Drink -- posted at: 6:00am PST

Dustin Knox has opinions.  About Cartopia closing (where his Perierra Crêperie cart resides), about the evolution of Portland dining, and who among his chef peers is killing it right now.

Some of the places mentioned in this episode are

Perierra Creperie

Meat Cheese Bread

Oso Market

Ava Gene's

Tanuki

Pok Pok

Robo Taco

Bunk

Lardo

Ned Ludd

Le Pigeon

Mediterranean Exploration Company

Direct download: RATF_26_DUSTIN_KNOX.mp3
Category:Food and Drink -- posted at: 6:00am PST

Time to hit the deck!  Cindy Anderson, author of Portland Happy Hour Guidebook, gives her recommendations for great outdoor happy hours.

 

Mentioned in this episode:

www.Imperialpdx.com

www.rumclubpdx.com/

www.Serratto.com

www.barmingonw.com/

www.departureportland.com/

www.saltys.com/portland

www.thirstbistro.com/

www.paleysplace.net/

www.ringsidesteakhouse.com/

Direct download: SB_HAPPYHOUR.mp3
Category:Food and Drink -- posted at: 6:00am PST

Get to know the first couple of Portland's restaurant scene: Vitaly and Kimberly Paley.  Hard working, generous of spirit, and still in love after 25 years and 3 restaurants.

Their restaurants mentioned in this eposide:

Paley's Place

Imperial

Portland Penny Diner

Direct download: RATF_25_Paleys.mp3
Category:Food and Drink -- posted at: 6:00am PST

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