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A Year in Wine
Dunne on Wine: California vintners see future in Mexico

Dunne on Wine: California vintners see future in Mexico


About 100 members of the Los Cabos hospitality trade sampled Napa Valley wines at a recent event near Cabo San Lucas, Mexico.

For the first time in 20 years, Amelia Moran Ceja is in Cabo San Lucas, the sunny resort settlement at the southern reaches of Mexico’s Baja...

Sierra FoodWineArt Magazine
Truckee Wine Walk & Shop is set for October 4 to benefit Tahoe Food Hub

Truckee Wine Walk & Shop is set for October 4 to benefit Tahoe Food Hub

Mark your calendars for the 11th annual Downtown Truckee Wine, Walk & Shop set for Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014 from noon to 4 p.m. Wine lovers, food connoisseurs and dedicated shoppers will once again indulge themselves with some of the finest vintages matched with delicious food samples as they shop and stroll in the...

Just the 2 of Us
Momofuku’s Chocolate Chip Marshmallow Cornflake Crunch Cookies

Momofuku’s Chocolate Chip Marshmallow Cornflake Crunch Cookies

I made the Momofuku cookies which are delicious..so buttery and crunchy.  I had to Google pictures of it so I knew if mine turned out similar and they did.  Here is the Momofuku recipe.Here is the basic recipe: CORN FLAKE CRUNCH5C corn flakes...

FOX40
Vet Chefs Food Service; Veterans’ Food Truck

Apr 21, 2014

Eric Rucker whipping up the Staff Sgt. Tanner Breakfast Scramble and finding out how you can help 3 Sacramento military veterans launch a food truck.


Munchie Musings
The Firehouse Courtyard Welcomes Spring

The Firehouse Courtyard Welcomes Spring



Last Friday was a beautiful spring day and perfect for this year's grand opening of The Firehouse's courtyard patio. I must disclose that I was invited to sample the new spring menu. Therefore, this is not a review piece, as my meal was comped.


Crazy for Crust
Salted Butterscotch Brownies

Apr 21, 2014
Salted Butterscotch Brownies

Salted Butterscotch Brownies {bloglovin giveaway}



Salted caramel is so last year. Salted Butterscotch is the new salted caramel. And it’s so much better. Especially when you pair it with a rich, fudgy, super chocolatey brownie. If you gave up...

Sacramento Vegan
Vegan Options at SactoMoFo 7

Apr 20, 2014
Vegan Options at SactoMoFo 7

Mobile food trucks from Sacramento and other Northern California cities will gather under the freeway at Sixth and W on Saturday, April 26th, for SactoMoFo 7. Personally, I can't wait! I love having the opportunity to check out the vegan options offered at many of these food trucks. This year's...

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Cowtown Eats
Dining News: What Darrell Corti Thinks is Wrong With Italian Food in America

Apr 20, 2014

Darrell Corti may be Sacramento's foremost expert on food. He's probably forgotten more about food just this year than I'll ever hope to know. In an interview with The Daily Meal, he gives his opinion on what's wrong with Italian...

Foods for the Soul
Skinny Chocolate Peanut Butter Frappuccino

Apr 20, 2014
Skinny Chocolate Peanut Butter Frappuccino

A sweet guilt-free frappuccino that tastes like a Reese’s peanut butter cup! With this much flavor, you’ll never believe it’s lightened up & skinny!     With Mom away on travel this past weekend and my guy arranging plans with his old college buddies, Dad and I decided it was time for another baseball...

Finding Our Way Now
Marshmallow Sheep: Recipe

With the advent of Spring, Easter and Passover, I decided to create a herd of marshmallow sheep. These little guys are such a blast to create.  As it always does, it took a little bit to figure out the right materials and the best way to assemble each part.  So where did this inspiration come...

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