Right At The Fork

Janis Martin has an opinion or two, and we're glad she stopped into Right at the Fork to share a couple.  She'd really like you to know what Tanuki isn't, and is, before you step into the cauldron of Janis.  So listen up.  We warned you.

This episode of Right at the Fork is sponsored by:|
Leanne Bach with M Realty: www.leannebach.com
Chew Dining Club: www.chewdiningclub.com
www.PortlandFoodandDrink.com

Music: "I Can't Stand the Rain" by Arielle Verinis.
Check her out on Facebook: www.facebook.com/ArielleVerinis

Direct download: RATF_86_Janis_Martin.mp3
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Tres Shannon started Voodoo Doughnut with his partner Cat Daddy in 2003, and since then it's become an icon in the Portland food world. Now it's taking hold in other markets across the country. We have Tres on to talk doughnuts, music, and Portland, along with some Colorado thrown in for good measure.

This episode of Right at the Fork is sponsored by:
Chew Dining Club: www.chewdiningclub.com
Leanne Bach with M Realty: www.leannebach.com
www.PortlandFoodandDrink.com

Music: "I Can't Stand the Rain" by Arielle Verinis.
Check her out on Facebook: www.facebook.com/ArielleVerinis

Direct download: RATF_85_Tres_Shannon.mp3
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He's the co-owner and GM of two of Portland's best restaurants. Both going gratuity-free.  Andy discusses with Chris and Cort why that decision was made in response to changing wage laws.

This episode of Right at the Fork is sponsored by:
CrowdCow.com
Leanne Bach with M Realty: www.leannebach.com
Chew Dining Club: www.chewdiningclub.com
www.PortlandFoodandDrink.com

Music: "I Can't Stand the Rain" by Arielle Verinis.
Check her out on Facebook: www.facebook.com/ArielleVerinis

 

 

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Michael Russell has been The Oregonian/Oregon Live's chief food critic since 2011. He recently made news by announcing that he will no longer strive to maintain his anonymity as part of being a reviewer.

In his first interview ever, we delve into the ins and outs of restaurant criticism with Mr. Russell, as well as some specific thoughts about Portland restaurants and its food scene.

This episode of Right at the Fork is sponsored by:
Leanne Bach with M Realty: www.leannebach.com
Chew Dining Club: www.chewdiningclub.com
www.PortlandFoodandDrink.com

Music: "I Can't Stand the Rain" by Arielle Verinis.
Check her out on Facebook: www.facebook.com/ArielleVerinis

 

 
Direct download: RATF_83_Michael_Russell.mp3
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Hear about some of the newest, favorite vendors of Portland Farmers Market Director Trudy Toliver. We also talk about the new Portland Farmers Market cookbook by Ellen Jackson.

This episode of Right at the Fork is sponsored by:
Chew Dining Club: www.chewdiningclub.com
Leanne Bach with M Realty: www.leannebach.com
www.PortlandFoodandDrink.com

Music: "I Can't Stand the Rain" by Arielle Verinis.
Check her out on Facebook: www.facebook.com/ArielleVerinis

Direct download: SB_Portland_Farmers_Market_New.mp3
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Ataula Chef Jose Chesa went to culinary school in Barcelona at 15, and then worked his way through some great restaurants before leaving for Paris and the United States. Now he accompanies Portlanders on culinary adventures in Spain with our host Chris Angelus. Jose shares some of his favorite Barcelona dining suggestions in this podcast. 

Some of Chris' and Jose's suggested spots include:
Bar Canete
Bar Central
Taperia Lolita
Bravo
Louis 1856
Can Jubany
Disfrutar
El Celler de Can Roca
Pinoxto

This episode of Right at the Fork is sponsored by:
www.CrowdCow.com
Leanne Bach with M Realty: www.leannebach.com
Chew Dining Club: www.chewdiningclub.com
www.PortlandFoodandDrink.com

Music: "I Can't Stand the Rain" by Arielle Verinis.
Check her out on Facebook: www.facebook.com/ArielleVerinis

 

 

Direct download: SB_Jose_Chesa_Barcelona.mp3
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Han Ly Hwang owns Kim Jong Grillin food carts and some nationwide notoriety after two appearances on The Food Network's Chopped. The first of which he made on the heels of his only food cart having been destroyed by fire. That wasn't the first time Han overcame adversity to pull himself out of the trenches.  Hear how he navigated a rough childhood to become one of Portland, Oregon's beloved chefs.

This episode of Right at the Fork is sponsored by:
Leanne Bach with M Realty: www.leannebach.com
Chew Dining Club: www.chewdiningclub.com
And: PortlandFoodandDrink.com

Music: "I Can't Stand the Rain" by Arielle Verinis.
Check her out on Facebook: www.facebook.com/ArielleVerinis

Direct download: RATF_82_Han_Ly_Hwang.mp3
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#81 Trudy Toliver - Portland Farmers Market

Trudy Tolliver runs one of the most renowned farmers markets in the country, Portland Farmers Market.  It encompasses seven different markets in Portland, and is an integral part of Portland's food scene.  Trudy joins Right at the Fork to talk about what the market means to Portland's community and shares some stories from decades of this wonderful market.

Music: "I Can't Stand the Rain" by Arielle Verinis.
Check her out on Facebook: www.facebook.com/ArielleVerinis

Direct download: RATF_81_TrudyToliver.mp3
Category:Food and Drink -- posted at: 6:00am PST

#80 Nate Snell - Pip's Original

Nate Snell attacks life with passion.  He knows Portland, music (especially in PDX), instruments, musical and timekeeping, donuts and chai,  We talk to half of the Pip's Original Team about how to approach a business starting from the seed of caring, giving and love, and watching it blossom.

 

Music: "I Can't Stand the Rain" by Arielle Verinis.
Check her out on Facebook: www.facebook.com/ArielleVerinis

Direct download: RATF_80_Nate_Snell.mp3
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Soundbite - Best Munchie Spots with Yelp's Matt Eyman

Matt Eyman, Yelp's Community Director, joins Chris and Cort to share his and the Yelp Community's favorite places to satisfy the munchies. They're great choices, whether or not you've just ingested, smoked or vaped our new legal product.

Find out more about Portland Food Adventures and Chris' upcoming European trips at www.portlandfoodadventures.com.

Music: "I Can't Stand the Rain" by Arielle Verinis.
Check her out on Facebook: www.facebook.com/ArielleVerinis

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