Elle Bosque

Elle presented at Tender Table on November 19, 2017 at Ristretto Roasters on N Williams in Portland, OR.

  Photo courtesy of Elle Bosque

Photo courtesy of Elle Bosque

 

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.