Food Science

Better Bites: Grains, Glorious Grains

Cooking with Grains

 

With Lauren Chandler, owner of Lauren Chandler Cooks. Lauren teaches people how to turn the nutritional recommendations of their health care providers into tasty tangible results. Lauren is an adjunct faculty member at the National College of Natural Medicine, where she teaches culinary classes to future nutritionists and naturopathic doctors. She has an MSW and is a graduate of the Natural Gourmet Institute for Health and Culinary Arts.

 

Blind-Tasting Bingo

Doors Open @ 5:30PM | Game Begins at 6PM
Test your mouth-mind connection. A program started by Ecotrust and Edible Portland, Blind-Tasting Bingo at OMSI is a game of sensory deprivation and heightened exploration. In the game, Bon Appetit Executive Chef, Ryan Morgan, will present 14 distinct bites that players taste with their eyes covered, seeking to identify what they taste on a bingo board that includes both correct and false answers. A few lucky winners will take home fun prizes!
 
Please Note: No dietary restrictions can be accommodated.

Blind-Tasting Bingo

Doors Open @ 5:30PM | Game Begins at 6PM
Test your mouth-mind connection. A program started by Ecotrust and Edible Portland, Blind-Tasting Bingo at OMSI is a game of sensory deprivation and heightened exploration. In the game, Bon Appetit Executive Chef, Ryan Morgan, will present 14 distinct bites that players taste with their eyes covered, seeking to identify what they taste on a bingo board that includes both correct and false answers. A few lucky winners will take home fun prizes!
 
Please Note: No dietary restrictions can be accommodated.

Blind-Tasting Bingo

Doors Open @ 5:30PM | Game Begins at 6PM
Test your mouth-mind connection. A program started by Ecotrust and Edible Portland, Blind-Tasting Bingo at OMSI is a game of sensory deprivation and heightened exploration. In the game, Bon Appetit Executive Chef, Ryan Morgan, will present 14 distinct bites that players taste with their eyes covered, seeking to identify what they taste on a bingo board that includes both correct and false answers. A few lucky winners will take home fun prizes!
 
Please Note: No dietary restrictions can be accommodated.

Blind-Tasting Bingo

Doors Open @ 5:30PM | Game Begins at 6PM
Test your mouth-mind connection. A program started by Ecotrust and Edible Portland, Blind-Tasting Bingo at OMSI is a game of sensory deprivation and heightened exploration. In the game, Bon Appetit Executive Chef, Ryan Morgan, will present 14 distinct bites that players taste with their eyes covered, seeking to identify what they taste on a bingo board that includes both correct and false answers. A few lucky winners will take home fun prizes!
 
Please Note: No dietary restrictions can be accommodated.

Cheese Making

Explore the wonderful world of cheese making! We’ll learn the art and science of making cow’s milk fresh mozzarella cheese in this class. Participants will sample a variety of cheeses, make their own mozzarella, and learn several recipes using their homemade cheese. Recommended for ages 8 and up.


One batch of cheese per ticket. One ticket per batch of cheese, maximum three participants per ticket. 

Blind-Tasting Bingo

THIS EVENT HAS SOLD OUT! PLEASE JOIN US NEXT TIME ON MAY 19.

 
Test your mouth-mind connection. A program started by Ecotrust and Edible Portland, Blind-Tasting Bingo at OMSI is a game of sensory deprivation and heightened exploration. In the game, Bon Appetit Executive Chef, Ryan Morgan, will present 14 distinct bites that players taste with their eyes covered, seeking to identify what they taste on a bingo board that includes both correct and false answers. A few lucky winners will take home fun prizes!
 
Please Note: No dietary restrictions can be accommodated.

Better Bites: Bone Broth

Bone Broth with Tressa Yellig, owner of Broth Bar & Salt, Fire & Time


Broth bars are taking off! Join us to learn the health benefits of drinking broth, and how to add nourishing ingredients. It’s easy to make, and helps to keep you warm in the winter.
 
An evening to spark your thoughts and ignite your taste buds. OMSI is offering Better Bites, a series of seasonal, health-centered cooking demonstrations by local chefs addressing the latest culinary topics and trends.

Blind-Tasting Bingo

Doors Open @ 5:30PM | 21+ Only | ID's Required
 
Test your mouth-mind connection. A program started by Ecotrust and Edible Portland, Blind-Tasting Bingo at OMSI is a game of sensory deprivation and heightened exploration. In the game, Bon Appetit Executive Chef, Ryan Morgan, will present 14 distinct bites that players taste with their eyes covered, seeking to identify what they taste on a bingo board that includes both correct and false answers. A few lucky winners will take home fun prizes!
 
Please Note: No dietary restrictions can be accommodated.

Food Science Demos

Included in General Admission | Located in the entrance to Theory, Food Science Demos feature hands-on activities and experiments all about the science behind the food we eat. Visitors can test foods for protein, learn how much sugar is in certain drinks, test soil pH for planting vegetables, put together a map of Oregon agriculture and much, much more!