Weekly Photo Challenge: Saturated with Flavour – Marcella Hazan

Saturated is often associated with vision.  But why limit ourselves when all of our senses can experience the same burst of sensory pleasure. The sound of music can fill your your soul.  Close your eyes and let a silk scarf flow through your fingers. But today join me on a short journey of the smell…

The Woodsman Tavern – Worth the small trek across the bridge.

A little out of the way neighbourhood across the bridge, but worth the trek. Server was extremely pleasant and attentive. Despite the very busy atmosphere for a Friday night, we were seated promptly and never had to wait for service.  Would definitely re-vist the Woodsman tavern Great food starting with some west coast oysters followed…

Food On Campus Portland Market

Now we find the basis for some of the great food we did find in the restaurants around Portland.  The market was a joy to behold with fresh food as well as a variety of prepared foods which we sampled – including  salmon bagels and tacos.

Food on Wheels Portland

Was looking forward to trying the food trucks that we had seen on Diners/Dives and have heard about for some time.  Perhaps it was the wrong weekend, or just maybe it has extended so far into every parking lot in the city, that we were expecting too much.   We tried a couple as recommended…