• Oui Presse Cafe & Bakery

Oui Presse Cafe & Bakery

1740 SE Hawthorne Blvd & 17th Ave • oui-presse.com • 503.384.2160

Hours: Mon – Sat 7am – 6pm; Sun 8am – 5pm

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Ever since I got this new job at Intel, I have been working from home a decent amount versus going into the office. It is one of the great perks of working for Intel, given that I live downtown and hate driving, especially out to Hillsboro. But the actual idea of working at my actual home isn’t always my favorite, between not having social interaction and getting distracted by house chores. So I’m constantly on the hunt for a great coffee shop to work from.

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Dessert for Dinner Recap

One of the first big events of my Feast extravaganza last weekend was Dessert for Dinner, which brought together six of the nation’s best pastry chefs for an incredible meal. One of the best parts of Feast, the four-day food and drink festival sponsored by Bon Appetit magazine, are the dinner series. As collaborations between local and visiting top chefs, they showcase their culinary talents in a unique and intimate setting.

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This dinner was one that I was particularly excited about as I obviously love desserts and loved the line up of chefs:

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Happy Post-Feast Monday

Oh man, this last week was a whirlwind of eating, drinking and having a blast. Feast Portland was so much fun. Big congratulations to Carrie, Mike, Emily and the rest of the Feast team who made it such a success!

I was fortunate enough to be one of the event photographers so I attended nearly all of the events. Needless to say, I’m still detoxing and digesting from all of the food and drinks from this weekend. So I haven’t gotten to all of the photos yet. But in the meantime, here are a few photos from my favorite pieces of the weekend. Also check out my Instagram photos for more!

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