Author Archives: Steven Shomler

Tiffin Asha Makes the Leap from Food Cart to Brick and Mortar!

Tiffin Asha Makes the Leap from Food Cart to Brick and Mortar! Tonight – Thursday December 5th, 2017 at 5 PM Tiffin Asha the restaurant will open their doors to the public. Tiffin Asha is located at 1670 NE Killingsworth … Continue reading

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Gabagool – From Food Cart to Brick and Mortar!

Gabagool – From Food Cart to Brick and Mortar!  Gabagool – the brick and mortar restaurant is opening today, Thursday December 22nd, 2016   at 7955 N Lombard St, Portland, Oregon in the St. John’s neighborhood. They serve, to quote them — … Continue reading

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Vanessa Holden Founder Smitten: Artisan Truffles — Episode 9 of the Great Food Great Stories Podcast

  The Great Food Great Stories Podcast is now the Portland Culinary Podcast Here is the link for Vanessa Holden Founder Smitten: Artisan Truffles – Portland Culinary Podcast Episode 9 – www.portlandculinarypodcast.com/vanessa-holden-founder-smitten-artisan-truffles-portland-culinary-podcast-episode-9/ Vanessa Holden Founder Smitten: Artisan Truffles — Episode 9 … Continue reading

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Aquavit 101 and Aquavit Week 2016 Preview with Jacob Grier — Episode 8 of the Great Food Great Stories Podcast

  Aquavit 101 and Aquavit Week 2016 Preview with Jacob Grier — Episode 8 of the Great Food Great Stories Podcast with Steven Shomler In this episode Steven Shomler visits with Jacob Grier— Acclaimed Bartender, Author of Cocktails on Tap: … Continue reading

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How to Enjoy the 2016 Holiday Ale Festival and Beer Recommendations

How to Enjoy the 2016 Holiday Ale Festival and Beer Recommendations I love the Holiday Ale Festival! It is one of my two favorite Portland beer festivals. I was there most of yesterday , Wednesday December 1st, and I enjoyed … Continue reading

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Stormbreaker Brewing 2016 Edition of Barrel Aged Winter Coat

Stormbreaker Brewing 2016 Edition of Barrel Aged Winter Coat Last Night, Wednesday November 17th I stopped by Stormbreaker Brewing and enjoyed the 2016 edition of Barrel Aged Winter Coat by the awesome outside fire pit they have at Stormbreaker. This … Continue reading

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Tess and Patrick Barr Founders of Hood Crest Winery – Episode 7 Great Food Great Stories Podcast

Tess and Patrick Barr Founders of Hood Crest Winery – Episode 7 Great Food Great Stories Podcast Episode 7 of the Great Food Great Stories Podcast is here! In this episode I visit with Tess and Patrick Barr Founders of … Continue reading

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pFriem Family Brewers Dinner at Altabira City Tavern

pFriem Family Brewers Dinner at Altabira City Tavern Last week I attended the pFriem Family Brewers Dinner at Altabira City Tavern and I was blown away by how wonderful the experience was. I knew that the beer would be fantastic; … Continue reading

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The Wedge – Portland Celebrates Cheese! — Episode 6 Great Food Great Stories Podcast

The Wedge – Portland Celebrates Cheese! — Episode 6 Great Food Great Stories Podcast Episode 6 of the Great Food Great Stories Podcast is here! In this episode I visit with Katie Bray Executive Director of the Oregon Cheese Guild, … Continue reading

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Reverend Nat’s Holy Water(melon) Cider Cocktail Night at Box Social – Thursday September 22nd 7 PM – 11 PM

Reverend Nat’s Holy Water(melon) Cider Cocktail Night at Box Social I am huge fan of Reverend Nat’s Holy Water(melon) Cider. The very first time I took a sip of it, I loved it and I immediately thought to myself — … Continue reading

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