Tag Archive | Portland

Apizza Scholls, Portland, December 10, 2016

Despite the strange name, Apizza Scholls delivers a pizza that made us homesick for Rome. Too bad we couldn’t walk there as we might have done in Rome. On a cold and rainy Saturday night, we dressed warmly and dodged roads that were closed due to a snow-and-ice storm earlier in the week. (Burnside and […]


Oak and Olive, Portland, December 4, 2016

I see I have not posted on this blog since August, and that was not about pizza. It’s not that we haven’t eaten pizza almost weekly. We have! For the final few weeks of our Roman residence, we returned to old favorites: Da Remo, La Pratolina, Dar Poeta, and of course Taverna Rossini, each previously reviewed here […]

Nostrana, Portland, Oregon, August 2, 2015

Our Weekly Pizza has been on duty all summer, I just have not had time or inspiration to write about what have amounted to repeat visits (Rossini) or sub-par experiences in Ortisei. This week we had a real treat while traveling to lovely Portland, Oregon: Nostrana makes a wood-fired pizza I would put up against many […]