Now here’s some news that caught us off guard. Blackbird Kitchen & Bar (1015 9th St., Sacramento), which abruptly closed in late September, plans to re-open soon. The principals involved are keeping the full details quiet for now, but expect updates about the reopening soon. (That’s Blackbird co-owner and chef Carina Lampkin, pictured in...
The Unified Wine & Grape Symposium will descend on Sacramento from Jan. 28 to Jan. 30, bringing the biggest annual convention to town and the wine world’s largest trade show in the western hemisphere. However, coffee will take center stage at the keynote luncheon with an address by Jerry Baldwin, the former owner of...
The Bee’s Claudia Buck has some scoop in today’s Business section about expansion plans for Vic’s Ice Cream, a venerable Land Park institution for icy treats and lunch counter fare. According to the story, Vic’s will add an adjacent cafe which will serve Temple Coffee’s caffeinated brews and pastries from Old Soul.