The Hanoi episode

The Hanoi episode (S8:E1) of Anthony Bourdain’s Parts Unknown may be one of the most underrated moments of television history. Yes, memorable certainly for Obama’s visit to Vietnam and the wistful reminder of his intellectual superiority and emotional maturity compared to that of his successor, our current shameful idiot-in-chief, but mainly truly beautiful for the Read More …

Pine State Biscuits

Sometimes you want bad food that’s really good (or good food that’s really bad, depending on how you look at it). For a city full of scrawny hipsters, Portland has got this category of food covered quite well. One restaurant that fills the need quite nicely is Pine State Biscuits. This place is not about Read More …

Moar Ramen?!

One of the best things about living near Portland is that there is a lot of good Japanese food around here. When we first came back to the states, it was either nonexistent in this area or else just terrible, but now there are a lot of great choices. According to Willamette Week, a well-known Read More …

Pie

There’s nothing quite like a good pie, and if you’re in Portland, some of the best pies you’ll ever eat are just waiting at Pacific Pie Co for you to come and sink your teeth into them . I’m talking meat pies. I’m talking sweet pies. I’m talking lunch and desert consisting of nothing but pies. Read More …

Hapa PDX

Portland is pretty well known for its food trucks, and rightly so. You can get all kinds of sublime, ridiculous, delicious, undefinable, and amazingly desirable food from food trucks in and around Portland. It’s not just a thing, it’s a thing of beauty. One of the really good ones that is, in my mind, a Read More …

Haberdashery 08 – More Eatery

Ronnie and Scott continue the food topic, based on Ronnie’s trip to LA and Scott’s trips to the coast. Links Randy’s Donuts Randy’s Donuts Wikipedia entry Shut Up And Eat The Donut Man Coffee House Zacatecas Restaurant Local Ocean Seafoods The Habit Burger Grill Red Hills Market

Haberdashery 05 – Please Throw Me The Rolls

If there’s one thing Scott and Ronnie love in life, it’s food. Food, food, food, and more food.  Guess what this episode is all about? It’s a very small slice of some of the best food we’ve experienced. Links Lambert’s Cafe – Sikeston MO Hapa PDX – Portland OR Eat-Rite Diner – St Louis MO Read More …