MMMMMM... FOOD!

From some of Oregon’s best craft breweries to sprawling vineyards, crisp autumn apples to farm-to-table fare, Mt. Hood Territory is a bounty of delicious food and drink for you to enjoy. Feast on the elegant restaurants of Greater Portland, charming cafés of the Willamette Valley and the authentic ambiance of Mt. Hood's alpine gathering places.

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Modern Pioneers: Sara Brennan and Trail Distilling
Trail Distilling has cemented itself as a must experience destination in Mt. Hood Territory and is the First Distillery in the First City since prohibition. You may not know that the first incorporat...
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5 Days, 11 Farmers Market Options
The Farmers' Markets in Mt. Hood Territory are packed with all the goods. Each and every one of them gather the best local farmers and vendors in their area to bring the freshest products to the shop...
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New breweries, event on the Tap Trail
The Mt. Hood Territory Tap Trail has been a boon for beer lovers, cider enthusiasts and even spirited spirit fans. Yet there's some out there who have yet to download the free mobile passport to enjo...
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Boring Brewing growler and a glass of beer with logo depicting a bored, yawning man
Modern Pioneers: Anjelica Hayes at Fat Cupcake in Oregon City
The families who trekked across our country 175 years ago to come to Oregon displayed a pioneering spirit that lives on in entrepreneurs to this day. It takes an adventurous side to pour one's heart...
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Fat Cupcake
Wild About Game Foodie Event of the Season
Wild About Game - The Foodie Event of the Season Dubbed "The Meatiest Celebration in the Northwest", the annual Wild About Game event is where the leading food industry restaurateurs, chefs and purve...
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Apples Make Cider in Eagle Creek
As summer draws to a close, the goodness that grows in Oregon’s Mt. Hood Territory gets ready for harvesting. And what better way to celebrate all that grows here than with festivals that feature t...
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Coin Toss Brewing's Tim Hohl is a Modern Pioneer
As communities along the famed Oregon Trail mark the 175th Anniversary of the nation's largest human migration, Oregon's Mt. Hood Territory is highlighting people who are modern day pioneers. These f...
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Tim Hohl Modern Pioneer idea circle
Delicious pizza at Ivy Bear Pizzeria in the Villages of Mt. Hood
If you're anything like me, or 90% of the population for that matter, you love a good pizza. Assuming that you fall into that 90% category, then you'll want to make your way to Ivy Bear Pizzeria near...
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Large pizza pie with tomatoes and cheese from Ivy Bear Pizzeria at Alder Creek on way to/from Mt. Hood.
Wine your way through Mt. Hood Territory
Wine country has become synonymous with Oregon and we celebrate that relationship every May with Oregon Wine Month. Many of these Oregon wineries call Mt. Hood Territory home as the fertile soils of...
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Wines from vineyards in Oregon's Mt. Hood Territory and Mt. Hood Territory stainless wine glass with Mt. Hood in background.
Happyrock Coffee is the ultimate anti-corporate coffee shop in Mt. Hood Territory
The next time you need a caffeine fix, head out to Gladstone to Happyrock Coffee Roasting.  Happyrock, a play on the name of Gladstone, has been roasting coffee there for nearly 20 years. In tha...
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Tall glass of Happyrock iced coffee with blue knitted sleeve holder around glass
Willamette Ale House a fun new option in West Linn
Oregon is known for its maker culture and small, family owned businesses. Willamette Ale and Cider House in historic downtown West Linn exemplifies this cultural reality to a tee.  When you firs...
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Large glass of dark beer and a glass of golden cider, libations served at Willamette Ale & Cider House
Field and Vine Dinners are a foodie paradise
People are becoming much more concerned with what they eat. They like to know what goes into their food, and know where those ingredients came from. With Field and Vine Dinners, fine dining enthusias...
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White aproned, young woman server with large tray of delicious desserts at Pete's Mountain Vineyard Dinner in the Field
Pi Day Pizza Pies
While pretty much any day is a good day for pizza in my book, what better time to indulge in some of that delicious, savory pie than on Pi Day.  For those who don't know, Pi Day is March 14, or...
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Brick Oven Pizza
Sweet and savory ways to mark Pi Day
Salted Honey Pie from Our Table Cooperative, one of many delicious pies you can celebrate Pi Day with.  Happy Pi Day!  Today is the day we "celebrate" the monumental contribution to mathema...
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Berry pie with crumble crust in box from Kyra's Bake Shop in Lake Oswego in Oregon's Mt. Hood Territory
First food cart in Oregon City is fantastic
The food cart trend has come to Oregon City, as the first cart has recently opened. The Perky Pantry is the total definition of a fun cart that is located inside The HiVe, a taproom featuring the craf...
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Serving of golden brown pierogis with sour cream at The Perky Pantry, Oregon City's first food cart
Bring your friends to Mt. Hood Territory
Day 1 Head up to Mt. Hood early with your group to grab the first treats of the day at Joe's Donuts in Sandy. It's the perfect quick pit stop to get your sweet fix and be back on your way up...
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Female doing a yoga pose in the pasture with alpacas at Alpacas at Marquam Hill Ranch in Oregon's Mt. Hood Territory
Live Life to the Fullest in Mt. Hood Territory
Day 1 If you can swing it, mid-week trips have quite the list of appeals. Less traffic, shorter to no lines and lower prices! Start your trip off right with breakfast and a tour of Timberline Lodge,...
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Unique presentation of dinner entree by Field & Vine chef at a Dinner in the Field in Oregon's Mt. Hood Territory
Sweets & Suites for Valentines Day in Mt. Hood Territory
Valentines Day falls on a Wednesday this year and you can get some serious brownie points from your loved one if you gift them some sweet treats from Mt. Hood Territory to celebrate. Even more browni...
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A delicious gooey dark chocolate cupcake at Kyra's Bake Shop in Lake Oswego.
Ladybug Chocolate brings 100 years of tradition to Mt. Hood Territory
Hopefully you've got all your Christmas bills taken care of, because it's just about time to spend again as Valentine's Day is just a couple of weeks away. Fortunately we spent some time today at the...
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Lavender flavored chocolate truffles with lavender swirls in their crinkled paper candy nests at Canby's Ladybug Chocolates
A Farm to Table Scene in the Willamette Valley
The foodie scene in Mt. Hood Territory has dramatically changed over the years and currently boasts some of my favorite farm to table style offerings.  The Kitchen at Middleground Farms is a tru...
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Guests at long outdoor table enjoy summer Dinner in the Field meal as they talk with winemaker of Pete's Mountain Vineyard
Flowers and Farm Animals in Wine Country
2018 Wooden Shoe Tulip Festival Dates: March 23 - April 29 Mt. Hood Territory has some of the best farm experiences around if you ask me. Being as it was just down the road from my grandparents'...
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Multicolored hot air balloon floats above a field of thousands of yellow daffodils and rows of red and white tulips
Trail Distilling keeping Oregon's spirits alive
Oregon's Mt. Hood Territory is known for its award-winning wineries and has also earned quite the reputation for its fast-growing craft beer scene which inspired the Mt. Hood Territory Tap Trail. Try...
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Circular photo of close-up of bottle of First City Vodka from trial Distilling in Oregon City
Getting healthy at Renew Juice Co
If you're anything like me you ended last year a few pounds heavier thanks to all the delicious holiday goodies. Don't feel bad, it's the time of year it's supposed to happen. Enjoy it! That said, if...
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Circular photo of plastic To Go cup filled with a healthy, fresh green juice concoction from West Linn's renew Juice Co.
Bunsenbrewer is a beer lovers and geek enthusiast paradise
If only there were a place where I could combine my love of a good craft beer with my passion for science fiction and games. Oh wait, that's right, there is: Bunsenbrewer in Sandy. Bunsenbrewer is on...
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Pint glass filled to the brim of Bunsenbrewer's golden beer
The big cheese at TMK Creamery
I had a very moooving experience at TMK Creamery in Canby recently. Let me explain. I'm a cheese lover, I eat probably far more than my share. When I learned that a local dairy had recently expan...
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Three dairy cows at TMK Cr4eamery in Canby look out through the metal bars of their feeding stalls as they await milking
Our Table Cooperative brings city perks to a country farm
  Our Table Cooperative Farm and Grocery Store is a worker and member-owned farm working cooperatively with other local farmers, small businesses, ranchers and consumers to produce and sell susta...
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Circular photo of the barn style, red farm store with covered patio shielding people sitting at picnic table from the sun
Campbell Lane the newest winery on Pete's Mountain
Pete's Mountain in West Linn is becoming quite the little wine region as another tasting room is opening up in this up-and-coming area. Campbell Lane Winery has actually been in the wine industry...
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Circular photo of glass of wine and bottle of Pinot Gris from Campbell Lane Winery on Pete's Mountain in West Linn
The HiVe getting big buzz in Oregon City
The craft beer scene in Mt. Hood Territory continues to grow at a rapid pace, and no where is that more visible than Oregon City. This town of little more than 30,000 has five breweries, two cider ma...
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Hive Taphouse large logo'd glass filled with amber beer with a frothy white head set on counter with 3 taps behind it
Puddin' River Chocolates opens at new location
Chocolate lovers rejoice! Puddin' River Chocolates has reopened in their new location about one mile from downtown Canby on Ivy Road. We last visited Puddin River Chocolates just before Valentine's D...
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Blurred images of chocolate truffles with clear focus on 3 speckled ones in display case at Puddin' River Chocolates in Canby
Mt. Hood Territory Tap Trail guides you on a craft drink journey
Oregon has become renowned for its makers culture, and Mt. Hood Territory has been at the forefront of this wave. In the past few years we’ve gone from having a small handful of breweries to we...
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Mt. Hood Territory Tap Trail stainless steel pint glass superimposed over photo view of Mt. Hood from Sandy's Jonsrud Viewpoint
Boring Brewing: nothing boring at all about this place
Nestled near highway 212 is the small town of Boring. While the name is actually not disparaging commentary on the activity of the town as it's actually named after one of the early settlers, jokes p...
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Boring Brewing growler and a glass of beer with logo depicting a bored, yawning man
Dining on the go with food carts
Food Carts have become all the rage in the foodie world in recent years. Their nimble nature and lower overhead costs than standard brick-and-mortar establishments allow for easier startup. That mean...
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Barista hands a gentleman customer a cup of freshly brewed coffee from his food cart at Happy Valley Station
Breaking bread at Grano Bakery
If you’re a craver of carbs, lover of loaves, breaker of bread or however you want to say it, Grano Bakery is the place for you. This bakery in downtown Oregon City has been open for about 8 months...
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Counter display of fresh ciabatta rolls and apricot-cinnamon oat and other small batch breads at Grano Bakery in Oregon City
Go Far Out (Day Trip/Overnight)
Are you in touch with your inner nerd? This itinerary will let you see the out of this world activities that can be found in Oregon's Mt. Hood Territory.  Day 1: Get braced, earthling, for an out...
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Lighted nighttime view of Oregon City's 130 ft. elevator which is one of only four municipal elevators operating in the world
Field and Vine Dinners in the Field
  Back in March, our weekly Facebook Live video took us to Allium Bistro where we made an amazing dish with only a little (okay a lot) of help from owner and chef Pascal Chureau. Find the recipe...
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Strings of white lights on a vineyard's end poles add to the festive outdoor atmosphere of diners at a Dinner in the Field.
Ale-Ventures in The Territory
In Oregon, we don’t get out of bed for fewer than 230 craft breweries. And in Mt. Hood Territory, we’re not satisfied unless those breweries take you on a journey to some of our best adventures a...
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Long dark-haired young woman is laughing heartily as she holds her foamy headed mug of beer and shows off her beer mustache.
Timberline Lodge's Gate to Plate Program Turns One
Timberline Lodge & Ski Area’s proprietary beef program marks its first anniversary next month and it has plenty to celebrate. Last year, Timberline partnered with rancher Keith Nantz of Deschut...
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Heard of black and dark reddish brown Aberdeen Angus cattle in pasture
Live cooking lesson at Kitchen at Middleground Farms
I like to think that I know my way around the kitchen. However each time I visit with chef Jessica Hansen of The Kitchen at Middleground Farms, I find out I have so much more to learn as she shows me...
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Chef Jessica and a class participant discuss technique in a cooking class at The Kitchen at Middleground Farm in Wilsonville
Live video: Mt Hood Territory has a sweet time at Kyra's Bake Shop in Lake Oswego
What do you get when you combine the innate ability to create amazing flavors with sparkles and all the energy of a championship cheer-leading squad? The only answer can be Kyra Bussanich, the owner o...
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A delicious gooey dark chocolate cupcake at Kyra's Bake Shop in Lake Oswego.
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