MAKE: French Onion Soup

“Let me just start off by saying, I love French Onion Soup! It is one of those dishes that warms you up on a cold day and makes you feel cozy. It is so versatile as it can be an appetizer, a starter, or just a great main course.” – Sadie, Kaboodler since 2011 and…


Patio Umbrellas arriving in the warehouse earlier today…. it’s a grey day out there but we’ve got Summer on our minds.

We have a winner… well, 4 actually…

Way back in December of 2015 (remember 2015?) we had a little gift box, the What’s Cooking Gift Box… well we have winners to announce! Congratulations to Jonathan, Medina, Mike and Gail! Check your inbox guys, the goods await! We will be giving away January’s POPCORN Gift Box at the end of the month. Make…

Kaboodle’s Advent Calendar: Procrastination….

Kaboodle’s Advent Calendar, Day 24 So, you are running out of time, waited too long and can’t find just the right gift for your mother-in-law’s, sister’s, best friend…don’t panic, we have gift cards. Just tell us the amount and we can set it up, put it in an envelope and send you on your way.

Kaboodle’s Advent Calendar: Christmas Brunch

Kaboodle’s Advent Calendar, Day 21 If Belgian Waffles with bourbon infused maple syrup sounds pretty good as a brunch idea for Christmas morning, then we can help. We have waffle irons, either classic or Belgian and an incredible bourbon maple syrup from Woodinville Whiskey. Delicious and easy!

Kaboodle’s Advent Calendar: Wine In A Rack

Kaboodle’s Advent Calendar, Day 20 A favorite gift to give is a small wine rack filled with bottles of wine with an appropriate recipe attached. Personalize your gift with recipes paired with a favorite bottle of wine-Pepper Steak and an Oregon Pinot perhaps?  

Kaboodle’s Advent Calendar: Stocking Stuffers

Kaboodle’s Advent Calendar, Day 19 It’s fun to be Santa’s helper and find things to fill a stocking. Come in and check out the little treats and treasures in our stores, conveniently labeled with a “stocking stuffer” sign, but that is only a suggestion.

Kaboodle’s Advent Calendar: Red Wine and Chocolate

Kaboodle’s Advent Calendar, Day 18 Wine and cheese is always good, but what about wine and CHOCOLATE?! Cabernet or Merlot wines pair nicely with chocolate. We have some really delicious chocolate from Seattle Chocolates and of course, our buyer has filled our shelves with an assortment of Cabernet glasses, too!  

Kaboodle’s Advent Calendar: Beer Here!

Kaboodle’s Advent Calendar, Day 17 Hey, it’s Portland, so we have all things beer covered, including the cookbook Beer Bites which offers tasty treats to enjoy with your favorite hoppy beverage. Glasses, growlers, and a whole lot more for the beer drinker on your list.