holidays

Portland Food Shops For Santa’s Last-Minute Helpers

The Local Dish team picks the best Portland food shops to please the “local food” lovers in your tribe.

7 Food Gifts to Bring Home from Oregon

Give friends and family a taste of the Pacific Northwest with artisan food gifts from Oregon.

Eugene Bakeries Sparkle With Holiday Desserts

Check out these Eugene bakeries for show-stopping desserts for the holidays and special occasions.

Irish Oatmeal Soda Bread

We’ve got to hand it to the Irish, when it comes to celebrating they know how to do it. We’re getting hungry just thinking about St. Patrick’s Day: hearty beer, delicious… See More

Italy: Panettone is NOT Fruitcake

If you want to do as Italians do, don’t buy fruitcake. While Americans are sawing into dark, thick brandied cake full of candied fruit, Italians are savoring their holiday bread called panettone…. See More

Ukraine: Sharing Kutya on Christmas Eve

Across the globe this holiday season, many Eastern Europeans of Russian, Ukrainian and Polish heritage will share a single bowl of their most important dish as the kick-off to Christmas Eve celebrations…. See More

Recipe Round-up: Best Sweets for Winter Baking

With Thanksgiving a scant two days away and plenty to prepare for hosting a crowd at my house, I haven’t had as much time as usual to crank out some new… See More

Gluten-Free Menu for New Year’s Eve Noshing

Lucky foods – Everyone has their own New Year’s Eve traditions, from watching Dick Clark while eating holiday leftovers to spending a night on the town. Take a look at… See More

Homemade Holiday Cinnamon Rolls

Better Homes and Gardens featured Our Best Ever Cinnamon Rolls recipe by Joy Taylor in 1991, which with a few minor changes, is quite similar to the outrageous, gooey, puffy bun produced… See More