Year of the Fish Food Cart 5 Year Anniversary Celebration – Saturday August 27th Noon – 8 PM

Year of the Fish Food Cart

Year of the Fish Food Cart 5 Year Anniversary Celebration – Saturday August 27th Noon – 8 PM

Saturday August 27th the Year of the Fish Food Cart will be celebrating its 5th Anniversary!

The Year of the Fish Food Cart is owned by Ed MacGregor. Many Food Carts never made it to their two year anniversary. Ed leading his Food Cart to 5 years is quite an achievement!

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Year of the Fish offers amazing fish and chips,  terrific clam chowder and a number of other menu items.

They will be offering free Oyster Shooters to the first 50 people who come by on Saturday

You can find the Year of the Fish Food Cart at the Cart’s on Foster Food Cart Pod at 52nd and Foster.

Some of the other Food Carts at the Carts on Foster Food Cart Pod will also be offering specials.

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$1 Shave Ice — Go see Ed and get Year of the Fish Stamp on your hand and theMauna Kea PDX; Hawaiian Shave Ice Food Cart will sell you a $1 Shave Ice!

Free Bacon — The Egg Carton Food Cart will be offering a free sample slice of their delicious bacon for a Year of the Fish mention.

We offer a huge congratulations to Ed for 5 awesome years!

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That’s it!

I am Steven Shomler and I am a Fan of Portland’s Great Food Carts!

 

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Follow the Jamaican Taste PDX Food Cart Journey!

Jamaican Taste PDX Food Cart

Follow the Jamaican Taste PDX Food Cart Journey!

If you would like to follow a Food Cart from even before Day One — Check out the Jamaican Taste PDX Food Cart!

Here is a link to their brand new Facebook page —

https://www.facebook.com/Jamaican-Taste-PDX-276657516052597/

 Jamaican Taste PDX Food Cart Journey! Steven Shomler Robert Bryant

My friend Chef Robert Bryant is going to be moving to Portland this fall and opening the Jamaica Taste PDX Food Cart later this year or early next year.

Soon Robert will be making a return culinary trip to Jamaica and he will be sharing updates about this trip on the Jamaica Taste PDX Food Cart’s Facebook page!

That’s it!

I am Steven Shomler and I am a Fan of Portland’s Great Food Carts!

 

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Food Cart Stories – Two Segments on Fox 12 Oregon Featuring Steven Shomler

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Food Cart Stories – Two Segments on Fox 12 Oregon Featuring Steven Shomler

Last week I was interviewed on camera by More Good Day Oregon Reporter Jenica Villamor at the Tidbit Food Farm and Garden Food Cart Pod for a segment on FOX 12 Oregon‘s More Good Day Oregon.

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Two “Food Cart Stories” segments titled “Meet the Writer Behind ‘Portland Food Cart Adventures’” and “Tips For First-Time Food Cart Customers From Portland Pro” aired today – Tuesday on Fox 12’s More Good Day Oregon.

Here are links to both segments

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Meet the Writer Behind Portland Food Cart Adventures 

http://www.kptv.com/story/32775439/meet-the-writer-behind-portland-food-cart-adventures

During the first segment you will see Bri Richards Founder of the Tortoise + Hare Food Cart and myself talking on camera and the Hapa PDX Food Cart gets a shout out.

During the first segment the consulting I have been doing for Food Carts since 2012 gets mentioned. Here is a link for more information — www.FoodCartConsulting.com

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Three Tips For First-Time Food Cart Customers From Portland Pro 

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During the second segment I share 3 tips for those enjoying Food Carts – #1 Take cash, #2 Take a friend, and #3 Take your sense of adventure. Burrasca gets a shout out at the end of the second segment. I hoping to have Poalo and Elizabeth Founders of Burrasca on a future Great Food Great Stories Podcast.

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While I was being interviewed on August 12th at the Tidbit Food Cart Pod I enjoyed food from both the Tortoise + Hare Food Cart and the Hapa PDX Food Cart. The food was amazing!

It was an honor to be asked to share my food cart story and Jenica Villamor is really good at what she does!

Below are some more photos from the day we filmed and a few related to Burrasca.

That’s it!

I am Steven Shomler and I am a Fan of Portland’s Great Food Carts!

 

Portland Food Cart Adventures – We tell the stories of Portland’s GR8 Food Carts and the people who make Food Cart Magic happen.

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Food Cart Radio – Megan and Jeremy Founders of The Wild Hunt Food Cart on Tasty Tuesday 99.1 PM Portland Radio Project!

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Food Cart Radio – Megan and Jeremy Founders of The Wild Hunt Food Cart on Tasty Tuesday 99.1 PM Portland Radio Project!

Each week on my radio show Tasty Tuesday 99.1 PM Portland Radio Project I have a Food Cart owner live and in studio. Last week, I had Megan and Jeremy Founders of  The Wild Hunt Food Cart live and in studio.

Here is a link to the Podcast / Article made from that live, in studio interview —

http://prp.fm/tasty-tuesday-wild-hunt/

 

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The Wild Hunt Grand Opening!

The Wild Hunt Food Cart is having their Grand Opening this weekend — Friday and Saturday May 20th and 21st from 5 PM – 10 PM both days ! I will be there on Saturday and I hope to see you there!

The Wild hunt Food Cart is located at 3303 SE 20th Ave, Portland, Oregon 97202

That’s it!

I am Steven Shomler and I am a Fan of Portland’s Great Food Carts!

 

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Happy Valley Station Food Cart Pod Spring Open House – Saturday April 30th!

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Happy Valley Station Food Cart Pod Spring Open House – Saturday April 30th!

This Saturday, April 30th, from 10 AM to 8 PM the Happy Valley Station Food Cart Pod is having a Spring Open House!  This amazing Food Cart Pod is home to more than 20 Food Carts and each of these Food Carts will be offering $1, $2, and $3 tasting samples!

 

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Here are a few of the offerings — The A Cajun Life Food Cart is offering Red Beans, Bayou Boogie and Crawfish Étouffée samples.

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the Chicken Adobo Food Cart is offering $1 Lumpia samples, $3 Pancit samples, and  $2 Adobo Sampler – try your choice of Classic , Vinegar or Pork Adobo.

 

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The Wasabi Sushi PDX Food Cart is offering $1, $2 and $3 Sushi Tasting Samples —

For $1 you can get 1 piece of their Treasure Island Roll -Tuna, Crab, Masago, Avocado, and Cucumber.

For $2 you can get 2 pieces of their Wasabi Roll -Tuna, Salmon, Avocado, Cream Cheese and Wasabi Sauce.

For $3 you can get 3 pieces of their Crunchy California Roll -Crab, Fried Onion, with Spicy and Eel Sauce, Avocado, and Cucumber!

 

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The Kickin’ Chicken Wings Food Cart is Offering 3 Wings for $3.

 
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The Lei’d Back Hawaiian Cuisine Food Cart will be offering $1 Pineapple Skewers, $2 Mac Salad and $3 Huli Huli Chicken samples. 

 

At the time of this article a number of the Food Carts have not yet listed what their tasting samples will be. I am especially looking forward to seeing what the Rose City Waffles Food Cart, the Phatz Philly Cheesesteaks Food Cart, and the Cindy Lou’s Food Cart will be offering!

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One last thing – The Happy Valley Food Cart Pod is home to the 30 Taps Food Cart and that cart alway has a wonderful tap list featuring Oregon craft beer!

I will be there on Saturday and I hope to see you there!

That’s it!

I am Steven Shomler and I am a Fan of Portland’s Great Food Carts!

 

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Rose City Food Park Spring Sampling Event Saturday March 19th Noon – 6 PM

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Rose City Food Park Spring Sampling Event Saturday March 19th Noon – 6 PM

This Saturday March 19th from Noon to 6 PM the Rose City Food Park (52nd and Sandy) is hosting their Spring Sampling Event!

Sixteen different Food Carts will be offering $1, $2, and $3 samples and well as full menu items.

Live music will be provided and the Thirsty Barn Food Cart will have Beer, Cider and Wine!

The Food Carts featured in this event are Bacon PDX, Bangkok Xpress Bridgetown Bagel Company., Chen’s Express, El Guero, GF Chef, Istanbul Delight, La Arepa, Magpie Bakery, Momo House, Pause Japanese Bistro , PDX 671, Pig ‘N a Pen, Smak Dabs, Steve’s Dawg House, Vivi’s Yummy Rolls, and the Thirsty Barn.

I will be there and I hope to see you there!

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Cheers!

That’s it!

I am Steven Shomler and I am a Fan of Portland’s Great Food Carts!

 

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Food Cart Radio – Dave Elkin Founder of The Bacon PDX Food Cart on Tasty Tuesday 99.1 PM Portland Radio Project!

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Food Cart Radio – Dave Elkin Founder of The Bacon PDX Food Cart on Tasty Tuesday 99.1 PM Portland Radio Project!

Each week on my radio show Tasty Tuesday 99.1 PM Portland Radio Project I have a culinary guest live and in studio. Often this guest is a Food Cart owner. Last week, I had Dave Elkin Founder of the Bacon PDX Food Cart live and in studio.

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Dave talked about the Rose City Food Park (52nd and SandySpring Sampling Event happening Saturday March 19th from Noon – 6 PM and he brought in The Dazzler – an amazing sandwich that according to Dave is “Spicy, creamy, crunchy, & with just a touch of sweetness”.

The Dazzler features: Sweet Heat Bacon, Roasted jalapeno Peppers, Pepper Jack & Cream cheeses, Pepper Jelly, Sweet Onion, Jicama, and Romaine Lettuce, served on a Brioche Bun.

Here is a link to the Podcast / Article made from that live, in studio interview —

www.prp.fm/tasty-tuesday-spring-sampling-event-rose-city-food-park

Below are a few photos from last week’s Tasty Tuesday radio show —

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The Dazzler

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Cheers!

That’s it!

I am Steven Shomler and I am a Fan of Portland’s Great Food Carts!

 

Portland Food Cart Adventures – We tell the stories of Portland’s GR8 Food Carts and the people who make Food Cart Magic happen.

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