74.9 F
Tahoe City, CA
Thursday, August 17, 2017

Chicken Kiev

I do love veggies, but no one will ever be able to mistake me for a vegetarian. I love meat — all kinds of...

Homemade Ice Cream, Truckee style

It’s one of those intense, sweltering days and the need to cool off is paramount. The remedy? A crunchy sugar cone filled with rich,...

Roast Duck with Blueberry Watermelon Sauce

Roast duck is one of those dinner items that will rarely make it to the dining room table. Duck is a dish that is enjoyed...

Fennel | What to Do With It?

The fennel plant with its feathery green leaves springing from the long stalks that grow out of a white or pale green bulb is...

Explore lesser-known wines

Your wine mission, should you choose to accept it, is to spread your wings and try something new, expand your horizons. If you follow...

Bean Salad

I was sitting at work recently and asked if anyone had any requests for a recipe. Two people at different times asked for a...

Explore small-production artisan wines

On an amazing July afternoon, after a hike up Shirley Canyon where I had experienced the energy and power of rushing waterfalls born from...

Shrimp & Scallop Kabobs

Do you ever wonder where the names of things come from and how they came about? Did you ever hear that you are not...

Cooking healthy with Jason Wrobel

Dietary choices can be perplexing. Do we choose a plant-based or meat-based diet? Paleo or vegan diet? Ketogenic or Mediterranean diet? Grains on no...

Pairing wines with summer fare

Take a look around on almost any Sierra summer day and you’re sure to see an abundance of folks cooking and eating al fresco....

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Tahoe City, CA
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