Elle presented at Tender Table on November 19, 2017 at Ristretto Roasters in Portland, OR.
Elle Bosque has written and performed for over a decade in Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Portland, using multiple monikers and mediums including experimental folk music and spoken word. Elle Bosque is a bilingual-bicultural Uruguayan-American Latina, an identity that illuminates her breath and song.
One sentence to describe yourself and where you came from: Elle Bosque is a Uruguayan-American creative, a shape shifter with roots spanning two continents.
What will you be presenting on? Bizcochos with dulce de leche & dulce de membrillo
Best piece of advice you ever got about cooking: Taste the food as it cooks, and take your time.
If you could only eat one meal forever, it would be: Just about anything with sriracha on it and any variation of any kind of noodle dish.
Favorite food: Things you can pick up with your hands, like burrittos, tacos, sandwiches, empanadas.
Recommended reading: Eduardo Galeano "Book of Embraces" & Nely Galan "Self Made"
Best meals: Lima Limon, a Peruvian restaurant in a strip mall in Las Vegas; La Vegetariana all you can eat vegetarian buffet in Montevideo, Uruguay; Pupuseria La Miguelena in Portland at the 82nd Food Carts Cartlandia.
Food you’d like to try: Any and all pescatarian or vegetarian foods from all over this beautiful world.