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Bee Local

Andrew Zimmern meets Damian Magista, owner of Bee Local, a company that wants to put beehives in every neighborhood in Portland.

Private home in Beaumont neighborhood, Portland, OR

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Cooking With Chef Jenn Louis at Lincoln

Andrew Zimmern cooks it up with Jenn Louis at her restaurant, Lincoln. The restaurant uses only ingredients from Oregon. Don't miss their raw elk meat, and boiled elk tongue made into a creamy ragu and served with potato gnocchi.

3808 N Williams Ave, Portland, OR 97227


Hotel Monaco Portland

During Andrew Zimmern’s stay in Portland, he enjoyed accommodations at this luxury boutique Kimpton hotel in downtown Portland.

506 SW Washington St, Portland, OR 97204

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Laurelhurst Market

Andrew Zimmern visits Laurelhurst Market, where some of Mark's salt goes into some of Portland's finest charcuterie.

3155 Burnside St, Portland, OR 97214

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The Meadow

Andrew Zimmern meets Mark Bitterman, owner of The Meadow. Mark specializes in a variety of salts: Mediterranean flake salt and Korean salt, inserted into cylinders of aged bamboo and incinerated 9 times (smells like rotten eggs).

3731 N Mississippi Ave, Portland, OR 97227

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Olympic Provisions

Andrew Zimmern visits Olympic Provisions, Oregon's first USDA-approved salumeria. They produce 12 kinds of salami, including Finocchiona -- made with fennel, black pepper and garlic.

1632 NW Thurman St, Portland, OR 97209

Getting There

Portland International Airport

A convenient airport to fly into, the Portland International Airport is roughly 20 minutes from downtown Portland, and 15 to 20 minutes from Vancouver, WA.

7000 NE Airport Way, Portland, OR 97218


Salt & Straw

Visit Salt & Straw to sample the shop's unique ice cream flavors, which incorporate honey from the Bee Local hive. The shop's flavors include honey lavender, melon with coppa (meat from a pig’s neck) and bone marrow and smoked cherry with bourbon.

838 NW 23rd Ave, Portland, OR 97211

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Tierra Soul Urban Farm and Guesthouse

Andrew Zimmern visits the home of the Arias family, who operate an urban farm and teach alternative cooking and healing practices. Andrew samples fresh goat milk and a liver smoothie made with raw beef liver, goat milk, banana and raw chicken eggs.

4614 N Michigan Ave, Portland, OR 97217

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Xocolatl de David

Andrew Zimmern meets David Briggs, a chocolatier who tests the limits of savory in sweet. Try his shop's foie gras bar, Bolivian chocolate and duck liver pate.

1406 SE Stark St, Portland, OR 97214

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Yume Confections

Andrew Zimmern learns how Gena Renaud makes wagashi, traditional Japanese confections made out of bean and soy paste.