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Real Eggnog

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The ever popular Christmas beverage of dairy, sugar, whipped eggs, spices and various liquors (brandy, rum, whiskey, bourbon, vodka, sherry) is now available at both our NW 22nd and SW Corbett Ave bars. Each bartender has taken a slightly different approach to this quaffable confection--and each will be making different versions all through the holidays!…

Bûche de Noël

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Popularized by the bakers of Paris in the 1800s, Bûche de Noël is the French name for this famous log-shaped Christmas cake. And families in Portland have been incorporating Elephants’ yule log into their own holiday traditions for over three decades now. Traditionally, the cake is a roulade of sponge cake shaped like a log,…

Recipe: Northern Exposure Cocktail

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Perfect as the weather gets colder, this maple-tinged autumn sipper will keep you warm watching the leaves fall or snuggle up with you next to the fire.   Northern Exposure Food & Beverage Manager Nicholas Doughty Elephants Delicatessen   Ingredients 2 ounces Crown Royal whiskey 1/4 ounce Drambuie 1 barspoon Runamok maple syrup 3 dashes…

Cocoa Caliente cocktail recipe

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Feliz Navidad! Keep cozy with this warm wintry drink. Happy Holidays fromt he whole Elephants Herd! Cocoa Caliente 1 ounce Tequila ¾ ounce Harlequin ½ ounce Kahlua 4 ounce whole milk Pinch cayenne, pinch cinnamon 2 tablespoons hot cocoa mix (little elephant icon for “Don’t forget) Don’t forget the Whipped Cream! Add your favorite hot…

Tsar Nicoulai Caviar fortheholidays

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Caviar is one of the oldest delicacies. Ancient Greeks, Romans and Russian tsars were all wild about these tiny black pearls. We are proud to offer Tsar Nicoulai caviar. For over 30 years, California-based Tsar Nicoulai Caviar has sustainably cultivated world-renowned caviar from 100% American White Sturgeon. Don’t forget to grab the traditional blini, a…

Gourmet Gift Baskets

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Indulge your friends, family and clients with the best of local, Portland artisan treats and Elephants own housemade favorites, made by scratch since 1979. In addition to housemade favorties like our Artichoke Parmesan Spread, Hazelnut Briittle, and shortbread cookies, we pack out boxes with gourmet selctions from our favorite local makers. View our current gift…

November NewsandSpecials

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Thanksgiving Feasts Elephants Delicatessen has been proud to be part of Portlanders’ Thanksgivings for decades now. Whether you need an entire feast or just a few sides (and don’t worry, we won’t tell anyone whose gravy it is), we’ve got you covered. 11/19 (2:00pm). We are no longer taking online Thanksgiving orders. Our NW 22nd…

November WineoftheMonth

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Lucien Lardy Fleurie ‘Les Roches’ (18.95)   This is Cru Beaujolais from Fleurie at an amazing price. Winemaker Lucien Lardy made this without sulphur, producing an elegant Gamay gushing with red berry fruit, ripe tannins and juicy acidity- a perfect food wine that will be at home with everything from Tuesday’s pasta night to your…

October WineofTHE Month

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Vietti | ‘Tre Vigne’ Barbera d’Asti. This is one of the ‘best buy’ Italian wines year after year. Vietti is considered a top tier Barolo producer in Piedmont, but they are masters with Barbera wines as well. Bottled unfined and unfiltered, this red explodes with rich ripe cherry fruit, well integrated oak and soft, complex…

October NewsandSpecials

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'Tis the Season for Holiday Party Planning Reserve your holiday party by November 11th and receive 10% off your food and beverage order. Just mention our HOLIDAY2018 offer. Ready to plan your holiday celebration? New Fall Menu Items October brings wind and rain to Portland, but it also brings Elephants Delicatessen’s warmest seasonal menu change. Try…

Healthy Lunch Day 2018

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Tuesday, September 18th is Healthy Lunch Day 2018. Elephants Delicatessen is proud to support the American Diabetes Association (ADA) in their quest to make America a healthier, happier place. To encourage people to eat healthy lunches, we are running two promotions. Our corporate sack and box lunch delivery team will be offering 10% off all…

September NewsandSpecials

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B-Corp’s Best for the World Changemaker's Award We’re so proud B Corporation honored us on their “Best For The World: Changemakers” list, recognizing our commitment to use business as a force for good. This accolade is bestowed to companies who have made the most positive improvement in their overall impact on the environment, community, service, employee relations…

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