So how many times have Sacramento-area restaurants enjoyed the spotlight on national TV programs?
The folks at Peltier Station winery in Acampo, a stone’s throw from Lodi, are joyful over a gift-suggestion item in the December issue of Martha Stewart Living magazine. The text reads, “This accessible port-style dessert wine (USB, $25) comes from a third-generation family vineyard in central California, Peltier Station.”
After searching and tasting far and wide, the editors and judges at www.dailymeal.com have compiled their list of America’s 25 Best Doughnuts. Not surprisingly, California doughnut shops occupy five spots.
Growers watch frosty temperatures while getting ready for this weekend’s Orchard Days.
Part of an “awesome” 2013 crop, mandarins pack trees in Sierra foothill orchards. Frost poses a potential danger to the fruit, but won’t threaten this weekend’s second annual Orchard Days celebration at farms in Penryn and Newcastle.