Bob's Red Mill

  • Because There Is a Bob

    Bob Moore moved to Portland in 1978 to attend seminary after an enjoyable—if not economically sustainable—experiment in running a mill with his three sons. Empty-nesters, Bob and his wife Charlee lived in a townhouse two blocks from the seminary. “There was a lark to the whole thing,” Bob said.

    How and why Bob Moore gave Bob’s Red Mill to his employees
    By Adam Swenson
  • Spar for the Spurtle Winner

    Bob’s Red Mill’s second annual Spar for the Spurtle oatmeal recipe contest has found its winner! The contest invites home cooks and professional chefs to submit a recipe and a video demonstrating their skills and expertise in their most favored oatmeal recipe. Three finalists are flown to Portland to compete in the live cookoff.