Pizza, Pizza On The Brain In Portland

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Hello again, foodies and followers! Yes, it’s been a while since my last post, but I can explain. I went to LA for a week to visit a friend (and we had many foodie adventures) and now I’m in the process of moving. To say things have been a bit chaotic would be an understatement […]

Top 5 Restaurants in Portland for Mother’s Day!

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It’s almost Mother’s Day! Before you panic, remember that we live in Portland, the city with more choices than you know what to do with. If my mother were in town (sadly she’s in Chicago) these are the places I would take her! 1. Petite Jacqeline: My mom isn’t always the easiest person to please, […]

Have You Ever Tried A Duck Burger?

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It’s a weird way to start, I know. But have you ever had a duck burger? I’m not talking about a burger topped with duck, fried in duck fat, or in honor of the Mighty Ducks. Though that last one would be pretty cool! No, I’m talking about a burger patty made exclusively out of […]

My Top 7 Restaurants of 2014

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I know that spring has only just sprung (such a corny joke, I know) but what better time to do a roundup of my favorite restaurants in the 207 than right now? Some of these may come as a surprise, but there’s no doubt that these are the places that I keep coming back to, […]

Portland and Rochester: Impressive.

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I love food. You all must know that, right? I write a blog about food and the fantastic restaurants in the Portland food scene, and it’s on my bucket list to try every single restaurant in the state of Maine. Good luck, I know. But part of what makes food so enjoyable for me is […]

Maine Restaurant Week 2014: A 207 Foodie Recap

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Well, fellow foodies, Maine Restaurant Week has come to a close. But just because it’s over, doesn’t mean we can’t relive it! Come along on a food journey with me. Monday: Bonobo Pizza- The Bessie pizza, a simple caesar salad and creme brulee to finish it all off. I love pizza as much as the […]

The 207 Foodie & Maine Restaurant Week 2014

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My favorite week of the year is here, fellow foodies: Restaurant Week! I’m hoping to beat my number from last year, since I only made it to two places (Petite Jacqueline and The Great Lost Bear). I think that four is the number for 2014. Here’s where I’m heading: 1. Bonobo Wood Fired Pizza for […]

The Blue Spoon: Brunch Is Beautiful

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Although all food is great, one of my favorite things on the planet…is brunch. A good brunch can be hard to find and it may  require some trial and error. Enter Saturday and Sunday mornings. They are the perfect time for brunch, especially because sleeping in is a prerequisite that you cannot violate! And of […]