The Sugar Cube & Waffle Window

So, this post probably should have gone up months and months ago, but I’m just now getting around to it. Oh well!

After my Travel Oregon Trip, us bloggers {plus families} got together in Portland and ate the day away! Nothing is better than good food and good company :)

We stopped at several restaurants, but these two carts were at the top of our list because we all had heard of such wonderful things about them all!

First we got a few amazing waffles at The Waffle Window. Do these not look just ridiculous?

waffle 1 Kevin and Amanda shared this peanut butter waffle with ice cream and whipped cream! Totally decadent.

waffle 2 Gord and I got the Nutella and banana waffle. Anything smothered with Nutella has gotta be good, right?

amanda 1 And of course we documented as we went!

sugar cube Then we went over to the Sugar Cube. All they sell are sweet treats! Maria and Caleb were checking it out and Amanda was getting serious about ordering!

sugar cube 1 I was a little surprised to see how small their menu was, but considering all the treats are made in that tiny little food truck, it’s pretty impressive!

baby My sweet husband was keeping this little one busy….bribing her with treats really took us a long way :) We’re such good parents! Lol!

cupcake I ended up ordering this crazy looking thing. A fudgy chocolate cupcake with potato chips shoved into the top and drizzled with a whole lot of caramel sauce! cookie Amanda got Kevin this amazing ice cream sandwich. I’ve decided I love all things coated in caramel.

bloggers And yes, we took lots of pictures of these goodies too while the husbands just stood around and waited! I love this picture! Haha!

poutine And because I was pregnant {but no one knew yet} I snuck in a little poutine. Me + french fries = a settled stomach. I maybe had a quarter of these, if that, and it made my nausea go away! Weird how the body works, but whatever!

If you want to stop by these locations, here’s where you need to go! Maria and Amanda, come back to Portland anytime :)

The Sugar Cube
SE Belmont St. & 43rd Ave.
Portland, OR
(503) 890-2825

The Waffle Window
3610 Southeast Hawthorne Boulevard
Portland, OR
(503) 239-4756

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    Jenny — January 10, 2013 at 9:15 am

    OMG! Now I have to travel from Ohio to Portland just to get that potato chip cupcake!!

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    • Kellie — January 10th, 2013 @ 5:19 pm

      I’m clear down in Texas so the only chance I have to taste the cupcake is to make it myself lol.

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    Katie @ Blonde Ambition — January 10, 2013 at 9:56 am

    Hahaha I love all the photos documenting you ladies documenting the occasion. This food all looks ridonkulous!!

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    Michelle — January 10, 2013 at 11:01 am

    Seriously that potato chip topped cupcake looks like the best thing ever lol must pin !

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    Rachel — January 10, 2013 at 5:02 pm

    Where did the Poutine come from?!?!? My husband lived in Quebec for 2 years and is addicted, so if there’s a cart that serves it, we must go. (My favorite waffles are the savory ones, The Three B’s and the Spicy Bacon Cheddar Jalapeno.)

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    • Lauren — January 13th, 2013 @ 7:04 pm

      I got it from the cart ‘Potato Champion’–at the carts right across the street from Lardo and the Sugar Cube.

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    Kellie — January 10, 2013 at 5:18 pm

    I don’t know which looks better…the waffle, the cupcake, or the fries. YUM!! I pulled up the website for the waffle place and they make something that I have been dying to try…it’s called a Liège waffle. Mouth is totally watering now!!!

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    Amanda — January 10, 2013 at 5:48 pm

    Yay!! This was such a fun trip!! We definitely need to do it again. Hopefully I can show you around Alabama soon!! ;)

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    Sew Create It - Jane — January 13, 2013 at 12:44 am

    Growing up in Montreal, poutine is a staple food group and that was never more true than when I was pregnant with my eldest. I swear it has special healing powers :o)

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    Betsy — January 14, 2013 at 9:34 am

    Lauren – Please, please, try and recreate the potato chip cupcake. It looks so yummy! Would love to see a recipe for it.

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    Emily @ Life on Food — January 27, 2013 at 1:01 pm

    Oh my goodness. My company has an office in Portland. I have wanted to visit for a while but now I must. I think will spend the whole time eating though.

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