Right At The Fork

One does not talk about Portland's restaurant renaissance without uttering the name of the grand dame, Cathy Whims. After three decades in the business, she's still smiling.

Mentioned in this episode:
www.baravignon.com/
www.xicopdx.com/
kachkapdx.com/
burrascapdx.com/
www.smallwarespdx.com/

Photo credit: John Valls

Direct download: RATF_59_Cathy_Whims.mp3
Category:Food and Drink -- posted at: 6:00am PST

Got a big group? A little group? Don't let our small restaurants fool you, there's plenty of ways to feed a crowd in Portland.

Mentioned in this episode:
http://thecountrycat.net/private-events/
levantpdx.com/private-dining/
urbanfarmerportland.com/
http://departureportland.com/portland-asian-cuisine-events/
http://www.imperialpdx.com/private-dining/
www.serratto.com
www.irvingstreetkitchen.com/private-dining
simpaticapdx.com/
www.andinarestaurant.com/private-dining/
www.plazadeltoropdx.com/
kachkapdx.com/
www.nedluddpdx.com/elder-hall/

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

Why would anyone want to leave a cushy PR job at the Food Network and move to Portland?  Carrie Welch talks about the allure of Portland and how she started Feast.

Mentioned in this episode:
http://www.feastportland.com/

Direct download: RATF_58_Carrie_Welch.mp3
Category:Food and Drink -- posted at: 6:00am PST

Pizza is what home means to you.  However you define pizza, Adam Lindsley has some ideas on some new places to hit.

Mentioned in this episode:
http://thisispizza.blogspot.com/
kensartisan.com/
https://lovelysfiftyfifty.wordpress.com/
apizzascholls.com/
www.dovevivipizza.com/
www.pizzamariapdx.com/
fireandstonepdx.com/
www.scottiespizzaparlor.com/
preampizza.com/
www.pizzeriaotto.com/
handsomepizza.com/
pdx.eater.com/.../pizza-jerk-tommy-habetz-moon-pie-new-restaurant-por...

 

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

It's time to get REAL, Portland.  Straight talk from chef/writer/radio host, Leather Storrs. 

Mentioned in this episode:
www.noblerotpdx.com/
oxpdx.com/
www.imperialpdx.com/
thebentbrick.com/
www.paleysplace.net/
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Pho-Hung-82nd/111003915629494
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Powells-Seafood-Restaurant/117581998268192?fref=ts
preampizza.com/
lardosandwiches.com/

 

Direct download: RATF_57_Leather_Storrs.mp3
Category:Food and Drink -- posted at: 6:00am PST

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