The last post on this blog

Hello Readers!
I am excited to announce that this will be the very last post on this blog. I have moved all of the previous posts to my new website,!

At EatDrinkEXPERIENCE, you’ll find ALL of the content you enjoyed here plus some very new and exciting posts… It’s gonna be a whirlwind over the next few months and I am sure you will enjoy it!

Thanks for all of the support you have shown and thanks for reading!

Be sure to check out the new site and say hi in the comments!

Chicken, Waffles, and Team Blais!

I like Chicken. I like waffles. I LOVE the combination of the two on one plate. The perfect forkful`– a balance of sweet, hot, crispy, salty… like American “Thai/Vietnamese” food.


So here’s a recipe… It’s the best version of this “classic” combo I’ve ever made… I dedicate it to Richard Blais who I was rooting on in the finale of Top Chef All stars while eating it tonight. Continue reading

Cartopia 12th and Hawthorne

Cartopia 12th and Hawthorne(Portland, OR) Food Carts


Better late than never…


WOW! What an amazing place! So much amazing food!

Where do I start…Pyro’s Pizza: “I have an idea, let’s build a wood fired, brick pizza oven inside of a mobile food truck and sell incredible hand made neopalitan style pizza for $7-9. That’ll be a good idea”

Here are some of the results:

Note the Pizza Oven on the Left:


Here’s the Pepperoni I ordered…it’s made with local perpperoni from Otto’s Sausages:


While I was waiting they had an extra sausage and mushroom they sold me for $5J


On to the next one…

Whiffie’s Fried Pies.

Chicken Curry in a crispy fried pocket…delish!



Potato Champion…Get the fries and all of their dipping sauces! Pass on the cheese curd mess, stick with the rosemary-truffle ketchup!


Cartopia is now a mandatory stop for me on my PDX visitsJ