▶️ Taste This: Luckey’s Woodsman

By MEGHAN GLOVA
CENTRAL OREGON DAILY NEWS

Jackson Higdon grew up snowboarding at Mount Bachelor.

Now he’s got his own food cart at the base of Sunrise Lodge, Luckey’s Woodsman.

On this episode of Taste This, sponsored by Newport Avenue Market, Meghan Glova dives into some elevated backcountry cuisine.

Some of it’s healthy, some of it’s hearty, but Higdon guarantees every item will satisfy any outdoor enthusiast.

Luckey’s Woodsman can be found at two Central Oregon locations:

Sunrise Lodge at Mount Bachelor
Bend, OR 97701

Silver Moon Brewing
24 NW Greenwood Ave
Bend, OR 97703

Learn more at www.luckeyswoodsman.com.

▶️ Taste This: Left Coast Burger Company

When it comes to burgers, Left Coast Burger Company keeps it simple and delicious.

Owner Lisandro Ramon was inspired by his childhood trips to an Oklahoma diner, and wanted to bring that food and atmosphere to Central Oregon.

Join Meghan Glova on this episode of Taste This, sponsored by Newport Avenue Market, to the Bend burger joint known for its classic food and open kitchen concept.

Left Coast Burger Company (LCBC) is located in the Cascade Village Shopping Center
63455 N Hwy 97, Bld 4 #50
Bend, OR 97701

▶️ Taste This: Hogan’s Hoagies

Jason Hogan had been in the food cart business for a few years before deciding he wanted to devote his time to something simple and savory.

He figured, what better than sandwiches?

On this episode of Taste This, sponsored by Newport Avenue Market, Meghan Glova proves it’s impossible to leave hungry at Hogan’s Hoagies.

Hogan’s Hoagies is located in the River’s Place food cart lot.
787 NE Purcell Blvd
Bend, OR 97701

▶️ Taste This: Ariana

Meet Ariana and Andres Fernandez.

More than a decade ago, the couple met working at a restaurant in Bend.

Clearly, that experience was a good one…because for the past 16 years, they’ve been running Ariana Restaurant.

On this episode of Taste This, sponsored by Newport Avenue Market, Meghan Glova introduces us to the family-owned, fine dining restaurant on Galveston.

The restaurant offers a seasonal, local-focused menu as well as four-course to-go meals.

Taste This: Big Ski’s Pierogis

Richard Winiarski wanted to build a business inspired by his Polish roots, in a place where pierogis aren’t too easy to find.

From there, Big Ski’s Pierogis was born.

On this episode of Taste This, sponsored by Newport Avenue Market, Meghan Glova tries out the Bend food cart serving up hundreds of hand-made pierogis every day.

Big Ski’s Pierogis is located at the Podski on Arizona Ave. near the Box Factory.

▶️ Taste This: Mauna Kea Grill

What do you get when you combine tangy Hawaiian flavors, savory barbecue, and a little bit of Japanese flare?

Just ask Zach Baumann, he’s making that and more at Mauna Kea Grill in La Pine.

On this week’s episode of Taste This, sponsored by Newport Avenue Market, Meghan Glova gives this little piece of paradise a try.

Mauna Kea Grill is located outside of Legend Cider, 52670 US-97, La Pine, OR 97739

▶️ Taste This: Crater Lake Spirits

Gin, vodka, whiskey, and specialty liquors.

Crater Lake Spirits has it all.

The local business has been around since 1996, with a name that means a lot to a lot of people.

On this week’s episode of Taste This, sponsored by Newport Avenue Market, Meghan Glova talks cocktails, business, and legacy with CEO, Alan Dietrich.

To experience Crater Lake Spirits for yourself, head to a Central Oregon tasting room on NW Bond St. in Downtown Bend or on Pinehurst Road off Highway 20 on the way to Sisters.

Learn more about flavors, where to find flavors, and drink recipes at craterlakespirits.com.

▶️ Taste This: Solomon’s at Tetherow

Last week we introduced you to 2Sisters Ranch, the business out of Tumalo bringing Central Oregon the best Wagyu beef.

On this episode of Taste This, sponsored by Newport Avenue Market, Meghan Glova shows us how that meat is used locally by Solomon’s at Tetherow.

Chef Jamar Adams is whipping up a Wagyu beef burger and London broil carpaccio.

Solomon’s at Tetherow is located at: 61240 Skyline Ranch Rd, Bend, OR 97702

▶️ Taste This: Josie’s Best Gluten Free Mixes

No gluten? No problem!

Sisters resident Josie Johnson is right there with you.

That’s why she created a line of gluten free mixes, Josie’s Best Gluten free mix.

Including gluten free pancake, waffle, crepe, and muffin and more mix.

On this Taste This, sponsored by Newport Avenue Market, Meghan Glova learns more about the Oregon based business!

Josie’s Best Gluten Free Mixes can be found in-store locally or at josiesbestgf.com.