Liz Conant

Liz Conant Liz Conant is one of the writers for Sac Foodies.

Web Site: http://sacfoodies.com


Beer, Chili & a Giveaway

Apr 14, 2014
Beer, Chili & a Giveaway

Need we say more? This Saturday, April 19th from 1-5pm is the Sacramento Beer & Chili Festival at Fremont Park and we have a pair of tickets to give away right here on SacFoodies! The Sacramento Artists Council hosts the annual event which raises funds for local art and music programs for at-risk children...

Mother, Sacramento

Mar 19, 2014
Mother, Sacramento

If you live in Sacramento and hearing “Mother” does not immediately make you think “Sacramento’s most buzzed about new restaurant” then I may have to politely ask if you’ve been living under a rock. The new restaurant venture from Chef Michael Thiemann who was previously with Ella Dining Room has already received rave reviews...

Wordless Wednesday: The Sandwich Spot

Feb 19, 2014
Wordless Wednesday: The Sandwich Spot

I am a sucker for a great sandwich and The Sandwich Spot (locations in Midtown and Land Park) does not disappoint. Pictured here from the Midtown location (menus vary by location!): #8 The Hot One: marinated chicken, pepper jack cheese, spicy bomb sa...

Sacramento Dine Downtown Week is Here!

Jan 8, 2014

The annual Sacramento Dine Downtown Restaurant Week kicks-off today with a smattering of local restaurants offering special 3-course dinner menus priced at $31 for 10 days only. This year the extra dollar goes to the California Food Literacy Center, a nonprofit dedicated to inspiring change in community food education. • What? Sacramento Dine Downtown Restaurant...

Wordless Wednesday: Tank House BBQ & Bar

Nov 20, 2013
Wordless Wednesday: Tank House BBQ & Bar

  Comfort food at its finest: Dirty Mac ‘n Cheese with Smoked Chicken, Tater Tots and a New Glory Beer. Tank House 1925 J Street Sacramento, CA 95811 (916) 431-7199  

Downtown Ice Rink Opens This Friday

Nov 7, 2013
Downtown Ice Rink Opens This Friday

This Friday marks the start of the 22nd year of one of Sacramento’s favorite holiday traditions: the opening of the downtown ice rink. To celebrate, the Downtown Sacramento Partnership is hosting a free community skate day on Friday at noon at the rink located at 701 K Street. Can’t make it until after work?...

Trucktoberfest in West Sacramento

Oct 3, 2013
Trucktoberfest in West Sacramento

The SacFoodies love a good food truck, (as evidenced here and here), and we’re also fans of great beer, (which we’ve mentioned here and here), which is why we’re loving the sound of this upcoming event. Trucktoberfest, taking place this Saturday, October 5th at River Walk Park in West Sacramento, will combine more than...

Green Bean Salad with Basil and Balsamic

Sep 19, 2013
Green Bean Salad with Basil and Balsamic

This year the theme of our annual SacFoodies potluck was “America’s Farm to Fork Capital,” so we challenged ourselves to come up with creative dishes using local ingredients. I took the challenge to heart and based my dish on a recipe from Sacramento’s own Elise Bauer at Simply Recipes. I followed Elise’s recipe almost...

Wordless Wednesday: Duck Fat Chex Mix

May 8, 2013
Wordless Wednesday: Duck Fat Chex Mix

Yep – you read that right! We were lucky enough to receive a sample of Duck Fat Chex Mix from our friends at Tasting Table. If you decide to try the recipe at home, we recommend you enlist some friends to help you enjoy because we guarantee that once you try it, you won’t...

Food writers Chris Macias and Hank Shaw at Bows & Arrows Wed.

Mar 5, 2013
Food writers Chris Macias and Hank Shaw at Bows & Arrows Wed.

On Wednesday, March 6, two popular local food writers, Chris Macias, food and wine writer for the Sacramento Bee, and Hank Shaw, author of Hunter Angler Gardener Cook, will conduct a reading at Bows & Arrows. Macias and Shaw will each read their pieces which were selected for Da Capo’s Best Food Writing 2012....



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