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Among Portland’s Food Cart Scene: Gourmet PB&J’s filled with Oregon Growers’ Jams! Not Just for Kids Anymore!
June 7, 2010 – 4:50 pm | No Comment
Among Portland’s Food Cart Scene: Gourmet PB&J’s filled with Oregon Growers’ Jams! Not Just for Kids Anymore!

One of Portland’s newest and buzz-worthy food carts has a menu of grilled peanut butter and jelly sandwiches that definitely don’t resemble anything you had in your lunch boxes growing up. PB&J’s fill their gourmet version of the classic with not only our jams, fruit butters and honeys, but also unique combinations that go way beyond just peanut butter and jelly.

Portland Farmers Market’s “Tart Lady” fills her famous cookies with Oregon Growers Marionberry Jam
May 20, 2010 – 6:25 pm | No Comment
Portland Farmers Market’s “Tart Lady” fills her famous cookies with Oregon Growers Marionberry Jam

Walking through the crowded “streets” of Portland’s Farmers Market, it’s easy to spot Market Gourmet on any given Saturday among the other great local vendor booths. Also known as “The Tart Lady” you’ll be able to spot Monica Halici’s booth by the long line of patient customers, the scent of freshly baked french inspired delicacies and also by her signature pink market tent

Iconic Hood River Artist Contributes to Oregon Growers’ Success
May 17, 2010 – 2:52 pm | No Comment
Iconic Hood River Artist Contributes to Oregon Growers’ Success

Mark Nilsson is a bit of an iconic fixture here in Hood River, OR. Walk down almost any street and you’ll see a Nilsson mural for a local restaurant, a Nilsson contribution for a local school or an elaborate Nilsson glass mosaic.

Peach Shortcakes with Whipped Cream & Peachy Strawberries
March 23, 2010 – 4:07 pm | No Comment
Peach Shortcakes with Whipped Cream & Peachy Strawberries

These tender & sweet shortcakes will make the perfect ending to your Easter brunch or dinner! Sweet peach flavor in every bite, paired with fresh whipped cream and strawberries make for an easy and convenient …

One Bowl Chocolate Raspberry Layer Cake
March 9, 2010 – 2:39 pm | No Comment
One Bowl Chocolate Raspberry Layer Cake

You heard right. This Chocolate Cake recipe can be made using ONE bowl. Aside from the fact that it’s delicious, it happens to be super easy! This recipe is layered with Oregon Growers Red Raspberry Preserves and covered in rich chocolate buttercream!

Oregon Growers Wants your Recipes
December 10, 2009 – 1:02 pm | No Comment
Oregon Growers Wants your Recipes

Have a recipe you’d like to share that calls for jams, honeys, fruit butters or hazelnuts? Amy Sherman, a cookbook author and recipe creator who has been featured in Epicurious and Williams-Sonoma, has very kindly …

Quick Apple & Puff Pastry Dessert
December 3, 2009 – 7:18 pm | No Comment
Quick Apple & Puff Pastry Dessert

With the holiday season being a busy time for us all, this dessert is perfect when you need to make something at the last minute! Anyone can make this deliciously easy dessert that will have your friends and families believing you are a professional pastry chef! Serve warm from the oven with vanilla ice cream, just as good as a holiday apple pie without the hours spent in the kitchen!

Holiday Donations to the Oregon Food Bank
October 23, 2009 – 3:47 pm | 2 Comments
Holiday Donations to the Oregon Food Bank

Did you know that most food donations for Oregon Food Bank come from the food industry? Oregon Food Bank does a remarkable job of acquiring funds and food for their mission of feeding Oregon’s hungry.
Through the end of 2009, Oregon Growers will participate in this effort by donating a jar of our Marionberry Jam for every order over $50 made online. This is our way of helping the hungry during the holidays.

Pear & Hazelnut Pie Takes Top Prize!
October 13, 2009 – 6:06 pm | One Comment
Pear & Hazelnut Pie Takes Top Prize!

Oregon Growers’ very own Stephanie Halici won Best Pear Pie in the 7th annual EAT DESSERT FIRST, Gorge Grown Fruit Dessert Baking Contest!

Winning Pear & Hazelnut Pie Recipe
October 13, 2009 – 6:04 pm | One Comment
Winning Pear & Hazelnut Pie Recipe

This is my very own recipe for my pear & hazelnut pie with hazelnut crust that earned first place in the pear pie category at the 7th Annual Gorge Grown Fruit Dessert Contest!