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The taste of your favorite food can inspire creativity. Meet Diana Abu-Jaber who shows us how food, culture and family intersect in her books. See how conceptual ice cream artist Jared Goodman makes sundaes inspired by art. And get to know the creators of artisanal chocolate; Sebastian Cisneros of Cocanú, and Sarah Hart of Alma Chocolate.

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Food | Arts | Oregon Art Beat

Jared Goodman Makes Ice Cream Sundaes Inspired By Art

OPB | April 12, 2017 11:47 a.m.

Portland ice cream maker Jared Goodman takes inspiration from works of art when creating his elaborate sundaes

Books | Food | Arts | Oregon Art Beat

The Meaning Of Food For Award-Winning Author Diana Abu-Jaber

OPB | April 12, 2017 12:08 p.m. | Portland

Author and Portland State University Professor Diana Abu-Jaber has a cultural connection to the food she often writes about.

Food | Arts | Oregon Art Beat

Sebastian Cisneros Makes Chocolate That Brings Ecuador To Oregon

OPB | April 12, 2017 11:52 a.m.

Portland chocolatier Sebastian Cisneros uses chocolate to stay connected to his Edcuadorian culture

Food | Arts | Oregon Art Beat

Sarah Hart Makes ‘Food Of The Gods’ At Alma Chocolate

OPB | April 13, 2017 8 p.m.

Sarah Hart makes gold-covered chocolate icons inspired by the Latin root of cacao — "food of the gods."

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