Portly Eats | Voodoo Doughnuts | Portland, OR

After wandering around Lan Su Gardens and the rest of Chinatown in Portland under a blazing hot sun, we were in need or a giant sugar hit to perk ourselves up. There was only one place to go. Voodoo Doughnuts had been pointed out to us the evening before whilst en route for a Spanish…

Portly Drinks | Bubble Tea @ Red Robe | Portland, OR

I wasn’t so sure the first time I heard the phrase; ‘Bubble Tea.’ I wasn’t sure what on earth people were talking about. Is it carbonated iced tea? Is it hot tea with bubbles in it? What’s wrong with a normal cup of tea to dunk biscuits in? I asked. I wasn’t right on my…

Portly Eats | Waffles for Breakfast | Silver Cloud, Portland, OR

As Donkey in Shrek 1 says “We can stay up late swapping manly stories and in the morning… I’m making waffles.” I’d never actually made a waffle before and be honest I cheated a bit with this one.  The batter was ready made and in a dispenser (and blueberry flavoured) in my hotel dining room, so…

Portly Drinks @ Huber’s, Portland, OR

Getting a coffee at the end of a night out may seem like the best idea. They give the option at the end of 3 course meals, so why the hell not? We were lead from the bar we had been in, across the street around the back in through another door into the oldest…

Portly Drinks @ Stumptown Coffee, Portland, OR

Now, I stopped drinking vast vats of coffee when I graduated as I was getting the shakes… this however hasn’t stopped me from indulging in some fantastic coffee when I find it. Stumptown Coffee Roasters in Portland, OR, were serving some pretty fine coffee. Stumptown are famous in Portland for producing some amazing coffee, I…