Tag Archives: Portland

Schulte & Herr, The Holy Donut, Red’s Dairy Freeze, Willard Scoops and Two Fat Cats Bakery

Portland, Maine is one of my favorite places in the U.S., and for the past few years I’ve been fortunate to make it up there once a year in the spring or summer. Each visit is a combination of visits … Continue reading

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The Lobster Shack at Two Lights

I try to get up to Portland at least a couple times each year. Since I have become quite familiar with downtown Portland, Cape Elizabeth and other areas, on this most recent trip I was eager to see what else … Continue reading

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Portland Bakeries

Ideally, I wouldn’t start bakery hopping immediately after consuming donuts and fries and a milkshake, but Two Fat Cats Bakery is about five steps from Duckfat, and I was eager to check it out.  I loved the exterior, everything from the bright … Continue reading

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Duckfat

Duckfat, a Portland restaurant whose signature dish is Belgian fries made from Maine-grown potatoes fried in duck fat, has been on my radar for some time, but it wasn’t until my most recent visit that I finally tried it. We … Continue reading

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Tony’s Donuts

Last week, Dave and I drove up to Portland, ME. While researching places to check out, I came across a shop called Tony’s Donuts and this video about it. We pulled up to the unassuming shop around noon on a warm and … Continue reading

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July 4th Weekend: Portland, ME

I spent Saturday of the July 4th weekend in Portland, ME, one of my favorite northeast towns. As always, I came armed with a list of places to visit and things to eat. We arrived in Portland just after noon … Continue reading

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