Its harvest time in the Hood River Valley!
The 2009 harvest season is upon us. This means orchardists around the Hood River valley will be busy harvesting the apples and pears they have cared for all summer. Some of the varieties include sweet …
World Famous Pendelton Round-Up Sept. 16-19
The first Pendleton Round-Up was to be “a frontier exhibition of picturesque pastimes, Indian and military spectacles, cowboy racing and bronco busting for the championship of the Northwest.” It turned out to be that and more.
Oregon Hazelnuts! On Sale Now, Save $1 on all four varities!
We are proud to announce that we now have a great selection of locally (of course) grown hazelnuts. Did you know that Oregon is the largest producer of hazelnuts in the United States? Our hazelnuts come from Hazelnut Growers of Oregon farmer co-op
Hazelnut Halibut with Marsala Mango Sauce
A fun new way to prepare halibut for a summer meal. This delicious recipe takes less than 30 minutes to prepare and serves 4.
Marsala Mango Sauce
3/4 cup Marsala wine, sweet
1/4 cup Chutney, mango or …
Easy Seven-Minute Hazelnut Spreads
Hazelnut Sun Dried Tomato Spread
Pulse 1/2 cup toasted hazelnuts (skin removed), 1/4 cup fresh parsley, 1/2 cup drained sun dried tomatoes and 2 tablespoons of their oil in food processor until coarsely chopped. Place in …
Cheese Parings from Celilo Restaurant in Hood River!
Chef and co-owner Ben Stenn can be found manning the pans 6 nights a week at Celilo Restaurant and Bar in Hood River Oregon. Ben is dedicated to using local products that highlight the seasons and the bounty we are lucky enough to have in our backyard.
Pendleton Pulled Pork Sandwich
This delicious sandwich can be found at Portland’s PGE Park this summer. Enjoy one the next time you are at the ball park. This recipe comes directly from the kitchen of Chef Bob Brumbaugh. He runs the show at the park. He likes our BBQ sauce for its subtle heat and smoky flavor.