Via Tribunali

Before I even turned the corner, the aroma of freshly made pizza excited my senses.  It took me a moment to find the restaurant, but all I had to do was following my nose.  Via Tribunal is nestled on the corner of an ally.  In all honesty, minus the old architecture, I felt like I was back vacationing in Italy and eating pizza at a little side street cafe.  The location, smells and beautiful spring day made me eager to experience this pizza I have been hearing so much about. I was greeted immediately with a helpful, friendly staff.  They were enthusiastic and excited not ...Read the rest

Bethy Rossos Competes On MasterChef

Created on Thursday, 23 May 2013 04:00. | Written by Isabel Gautschi. | Estacada resident cooks with rustic edge by: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO: ANTHEM PHOTOGRAPHY – Bethy Rossos of Estacada is a substitute teacher, athletic coach, restaurant reviewer, cooking instructor, Bible study leader and reality television personality. In the season premiere of MasterChef that aired Wednesday, May 22, on Fox, Estacada residents may have noticed a familiar face. Bethy Rossos of Estacada made it into the top 100 hopefuls vying to be named America’s best home cook. Rossos is no stranger to reality television. She was granted her own reality show, Adrenaline Hunter, on Comcast Sportsnet ...Read the rest

KPTV – FOX 12  

Oregonian Lots of Oregon-related TV stuff going on today, from Gordon Ramsay filming “Hotel Hell” in Oregon to locals who auditioned for Ramsay’s “MasterChef,” to Portland’s Apizza Scholls getting more TV time on the Cooking Channel. Let’s sort it out: “Hotel Hell” comes to Oregon: The fiery Gordon Ramsay is known for putting would-be chefs through the wringer on such shows as “Hell’s Kitchen.” But last season, he launched yet another show, “Hotel Hell,” devoted to putting hapless innkeepers through the wringer. So I don’t know if it’s good news or bad news that Ramsay’s coming to Applegate River Lodge in Applegate, Oregon. Let’s hope ...Read the rest


Your Choice 2 appetizers, 1 Side Dish 2 Main Dishes Appetizers (choose 2) Verde Salsa Mango Salsa Regular Salsa pineapple Salsa Guacamole Chips Chipotle acorn squash dip Side Dish (choose 2) Cowboy Caviar (tomatoes, avocados, beans, cilantro, and corn with a vinaigrette) Spanish Rice Creamed Corn Refried Beans Main Dishes (choose 2) Enchiladas Carnitas tacos (chicken, pork, beef) Tamales (veggie, chicken, Pork, beef) Tacos (chicken, beef, Pork, fish) Chili Rellenos Fajitas (chicken, pork, beef)    


Your Choice 2 appetizers, 1 Side Dish 1 Main Dishes Appetizer (choose 2) Homemade Bread (choice of honey, whole-wheat, nut, olive, sun-dried tomatoes…) Homemade rolls (fluffy garlic) Focaccia (sun-dried tomatoes, rosemary, cheese … your choice) Bruschetta with a dip (salmon, olive, cheese, tomatoes … your choice) Tapenade (three types of olives, sun-dried tomatoes, artichoke hearts and seasonings) Pepper jelly and creamy cheese (choice of ginger, orange, mango, cherries, raspberry, jalapeno, hobanero….) Side Dishes Caprese Salad (classic tomatoes, basil, and mozzarella with a reduced balsamic vinaigrette) Kale and strawberry salad (massaged kale in a balsamic vinaigrette, strawberries, red onions, sweet corn, toasted almonds, and sesame seeds) ...Read the rest


Your Choice 2 appetizers, 1 Side Dish 2 Main Dishes Appetizer Olive Tapenade ( three different types of onions, sun-dried tomatoes and artichoke hearts) Flatbread (homemade grilled bread) Hummus (traditional, basal, sun-dried tomatoes, roasted garlic) Tzatziki sauce (greek yogurt, dill, garlic, and cucumber) Dolmades (rice, pine nuts, with grape leaves) Eggplant dip (tahini, roasted garlic and eggplant dip) Side Dishes Greek Salad (peppers, red onion, kalamata olive, feta and tomatoes in a oregano vinaigrette) Tri-dip plate with peta or flatbread (your choices of three dips) Falafel (garbanzo beans, parsley puree and fried) Main Dish Spanakopita and squash peta (spinach or squash with feta cheese and ...Read the rest