Rocky Butte Espresso Bar: an Update


Photo credit: Rocky Butte Coffee Roasters

I stopped by the Rocky Butte Espresso Bar earlier this week and thought I’d share an update on what’s up with them these days. First, my latte with a touch of cardamom syrup (from Portland’s own Holy Kakow) was very good, and it was great to chat with James Helms, one of Rocky Butte’s owners (Parkrose’s Bryan Atkinson is another owner) and barista extraordinaire. We love having them out here in our little corner of Portland (Sumner-Roseway-Madison South), which I continue to enjoy more and more the longer I live here. Continue reading “Rocky Butte Espresso Bar: an Update”

Portland Area Food Events, January 26-February 1


Get a pint and a pastie on Wednesday for just ten bucks! We love delicious deals.

A slight delay of a day this week. Each week we will bring you a roundup of public food events in the Portland metro area. It’s not every single event that’s going on, but the ones in particular that catch our eye. Be sure to confirm the availability of the event before you head out to attend, due to last minute changes that sometimes happen. Want to submit an event? Fill out this form. Listings curated by Meg Cotner.

Bar Muselet
Friday and Saturday, January 26-27, 2018, 4-11pm
Function PDX, 919 NW 23rd Ave, Suite A, Portland

“The first of Bar Muselet’s tenure back at Function meshes Pinoynoirpdx pop up Wine dinner & Events founder Ron Acierto’s love for French food with his Filipino heritage. Come celebrate this beautiful marriage of cuisine and drinks. Menu will include Pandesal, Oysters, Long Beans, Roasted Hen, Freschette, and more!” More information. Continue reading “Portland Area Food Events, January 26-February 1”