Author Archives: Steven Shomler

A Magnificent Meal at the Bistro in Kilauea on the Island of Kauai!

A Magnificent Meal at the Bistro in Kilauea on the Island of Kauai! Wow! During one my recent trips to Kauai (Dec 2022) I took a drive to the North Shore. On my to-do list was a quick stop in … Continue reading

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A Magnificent Meal at Pinky’s Pizza In Portland, Oregon!

A Magnificent Meal at Pinky’s Pizza In Portland, Oregon! A few weeks ago I had a magnificent dinner in Portland, Oregon at Pinky’s Pizza with my dear friend Erik Wolf – the Founder of the World Food Travel Association. Erik … Continue reading

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Har-B-Q For the Win – The New BBQ Menu at Culmination Brewing!

Har-B-Q For the Win – The New BBQ Menu at Culmination Brewing!  Yesterday I was given the opportunity to check out the new BBQ menu at Culmination Brewing in Portland, Oregon. I also got to meet and chat with Culmination’s … Continue reading

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Breakfast at Shade: The Eatery at Higgins Beach Inn Portland, Maine – A Magnificent Meal!

Breakfast at Shade: The Eatery at Higgins Beach Inn Portland, Maine – A Magnificent Meal! In the fall of 2021, I took an 11-day work trip to the great state of Maine for the Culinary Treasure Network. I flew from … Continue reading

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A Rush and a Push Cocktail Created by Dan Marchese at Aragosta On Deer Isle Maine – Craft Cocktail Treasure!

A Rush and a Push Cocktail Created by Dan Marchese at Aragosta On Deer Isle Maine – Craft Cocktail Treasure! Aragosta is a phenomenal restaurant located on Deer Isle on the Maine Coast.  The setting is stunning, the food is … Continue reading

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The Doughnut Decadence Expansion – NOLA Doughnuts Goes to Beaverton, Oregon For Their Third Location!

The Doughnut Decadence Expansion – NOLA Doughnuts Goes to Beaverton, Oregon For Their Third Location! If you have never had a NOLA Doughnut you are sooo missing out. NOLA makes beignets & classic brioche doughnuts and both of those are … Continue reading

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The Lanikai Passion – a Fantastic Cocktail Featuring Fid Street Gin!

The Lanikai Passion – a Fantastic Cocktail Featuring Fid Street Gin  I recently spent a few days in the Waikiki neighborhood of Honolulu on the island of Oahu. While there I spent some quality at the Paniolo Bar located at … Continue reading

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MacGregor’s Sticky Toffee Cake – An Oregon Coast Culinary Gem You Don’t Want to Miss!

MacGregor’s Sticky Toffee Cake – An Oregon Coast Culinary Gem You Don’t Want to Miss!  MacGregor’s Whiskey Bar is an iconic whiskey bar on the Oregon Coast. Here you can find great food, awesome cocktails, and a terrific selection of … Continue reading

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The Piccone Donut – A Culinary Gem! ~OR~ We Present to You – The Phenomenal Picconut!

The Piccone Donut – A Culinary Gem! ~OR~ We Present to You – The Phenomenal Picconut! Last week I had a Magnificent Meal at Piccone’s Corner. You can read about that meal here – https://www.culinarytreasure.com/a-magnificent-meal-at-piccones-corner-portland-oregon/ During this meal I had … Continue reading

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A Magnificent Meal at Piccone’s Corner Portland, Oregon

A Magnificent Meal at Piccone’s Corner Portland, Oregon I have been cheering Austin Piccone on since I met him during the very early days at Culmination Brewing way back in 2015. He would pick up our spent grain and take … Continue reading

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