Back to Portland food! First up: ice cream.
Salt & StrawSalt & Straw ice cream shop while doing my research and added it to our list of 'Places To Try.' Then, just a few days before we left, Saveur arrived and named Salt & Straw one of 16 American Ice Cream Shops We Love, so then we really wanted to try it. We had to wait until the last day of vacation for it to be warm enough for us to want to try ice cream!
Blue Collar Baking Company
Blue Collar Baking Company was right next to/in our hotel. Every day we walked past the windows, lined with old style lunch boxes, bundt pans, rolling pins, and various dough boy figurines. I loved it! Then we saw the 'We're Not Afraid of Butter' sign and knew we'd have to try something at some point.
Another morning, we stopped in and bought 2 cookies for our day trip. I got good old chocolate chip:
Blue Bottle Coffee!