Cooking At Home

In honor of Father’s Day, I grilled. I have really enjoyed firing up the grill this year. I love carrots. They are one of my favorite vegetables. So if any food that has in it carrot, I am usually very enthusiastic to try. As you may remember in a previous post last year, I extolled … Continue reading Cooking At Home

Ecliptic Brewing, PDX

Ecliptic Brewing Company was a great place for lunch. It also has great beer. We returned there after our Forktown Food Tour of Mississippi Street for a tasting. As I said previously, all the beers are named after astronomical happenings. We enjoyed our Capella Porter and were very intrigued with what Ecliptic’s other beer offererings would … Continue reading Ecliptic Brewing, PDX

Pints Brew Pub PDX

No trip to Portland can be made without stopping at Pints Brewing Company. Last time we were in Portland searching for some places to imbibe some of Portland’s legendary excellent beer, we found Pints.  According to us, Pints is one of the best brew pubs in Portland for good beer and good food. It is hard to … Continue reading Pints Brew Pub PDX

Portland (PDX)

March is restaurant month in Portland. About 30 restaurants are participating in the Portland area. Participating restaurants offer 3 courses for 33 dollars.We started at Nel Centro in the Hotel Modera .  Nel Centro doesn’t disappoint. On our last trip we started there as well. There seems to be a prejudice against hotel restaurants; there shouldn’t be. This is the real … Continue reading Portland (PDX)