The Grand Adventures of a Food & Wine Diva

The Grand Adventures of a Food & Wine Diva I love food, and I love Wine - They are two of my favorite things in life, little can compare! This text is devoted to the food and wine adventures of multiple cities, from Sacramento to Washington DC, New York to San Francisco! I love food, adore wine and have been enjoying and critiquing both and more for so long that I finally decided to share the opinions that I am told others enjoy! Drop me a line at FoodWineDiva@gmail.com with questions or comments!

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Blackbird – Great Drinks Meet Solid Eats

Blackbird – Great Drinks Meet Solid Eats

Interested in solid happy hour drinks that are as refreshing as they are intoxicating? How about some of the freshest, and most inventive versions of fish or appetizers that are happening in our fair city lately? Then take a stroll dow...

Just in Case you Weren’t Already Hungry… Mini Banana Cream Pie

Just in Case you Weren’t Already Hungry… Mini Banana Cream Pie

Comes in a trio of desserts, but this one is the best -  chocolate, banana cream, bananas, carmel, and whipped cream Roxy Restaurant and Bar www.roxyrestaurantandbar.com  2381 Fair Oaks Blvd Sacramento, CA 95825 (916) 489-2000

Items worth Mentioning: Savory Bread Pudding

Items worth Mentioning: Savory Bread Pudding

This most recent addition to Magpie Cafe's breakfast menu is one of their most exciting and inspiring - now we are all well aware of their cooking prowess event without their most recent 2013 winner's title for Bacon Fest, but although I've w...

Wordless Wednesday: Ag at the Captiol in Pictures

Wordless Wednesday: Ag at the Captiol in Pictures


Attention State Employees: Free Food on the West Capitol Steps, Supporting Agriculture (of course)

Attention State Employees: Free Food on the West Capitol Steps, Supporting Agriculture (of course)

"KNOW YOUR CALIFORNIA FARMER" CALIFORNIA AG DAY: WEDNESDAY, MARCH 21, 2012On the West Side of the State CapitolSacramento, California 10:30 - 11:30 AM - Elected Officials & Staff Tour Booths11:30 AM - 1:30 PM - Open to the PublicStage P...

First Impressions: Red Rabbit Kitchen & Bar: Sacramento’s Newest GastroLounge

First Impressions: Red Rabbit Kitchen & Bar: Sacramento’s Newest GastroLounge

Gastropub or Gastrolounge refers to a bar and restaurant that serves high-end beer and food without pretension. Well except for the "without presentation" part, this definition nails it right on the head. So many people have written about ...

Winter Wine & Food Fest 2012: Where fine dining can actually grant wishes

Winter Wine & Food Fest 2012: Where fine dining can actually grant wishes

What do you get when you put some of the best food & wine vendors in Sacramento, and a good cause in a room? A decadent event! This year the 24th Annual Winter Wine & Food Fest brought high-end wine, sugar-lacquered sweets and new foods t...

First impressions of The Porch: Less Paula Dean more Southern-style Californian


Winter Wine & Food Fest 2012

Event 24th Annual Winter Wine & Food Fest Date: January 28, 2012 Time: 5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Please join us for the 24th Annual Winter Wine & Food Fest, presented by Sutter Health on Saturday, January 28, 2012 at the Sacramento Convention Center. W...

Unified Wine and Grapegrowers take on Sacramento and Reveal the Future of Wine

Unified Wine and Grapegrowers take on Sacramento and Reveal the Future of Wine

More than 11,000 wine industry professionals poured into downtown Sacramento this week for the annual Unified Wine & Grape Symposium, there looking to drink wine, and eat good food while they wine and dine. "The quota of American Express Blac...