How to PDX

Want to get a true foodie experience in the PDX? From hard candy to craft beers to tea, Kelly explores those mad scientists we call artisans in Portland.

Special thanks to:

Jami Curl
Ben Jacobsen
Damien Magista
Travel Portland
Portland Farmers Market
Feast Portland

Accommodations provided by:
Hotel Modera

“Zion Blood” by Titus 12

“Mary wants my beat” by Boris & Olivier

In Original Fare, join Kelly Cox on her weird adventures across the U.S. as she hangs with chefs, hunters, moonshiners and other characters. She’s on a quest, telling stories that cut through the pretty packaging and buzzwords of the foodie movement to make a slice of American authenticity accessible to all. You’ll be inspired as you eat, drink, and cook your way across America. Because life is too short to eat amongst the crowd — it’s more fun to be original. For more, visit