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Tahoe City, CA
Thursday, July 27, 2017


After the cold Labor Day weekend, I was considering writing about some kind of a hearty fall dish, but after checking out the forecast...


Looking at the weather reports has always been part of the daily routine for anyone that lives in a resort area. The weather can...

Chicken Marsala

Every year at this time I have to make my annual pilgrimage over to AAA to see how low I can get my auto...

Quinoa Salad with sweet potatoes and apples

By Chef David “Smitty” Smith ·  It’s Super Bowl Sunday and I’m writing this article before going out to find a quiet seat. I mention...

Gazpacho | A Cool Soup for Summer

It’s summertime and chilled soup is on the menu. A cool bowl of refreshing gazpacho is a delicious way to beat the heat and...

Grilled Mango Shrimp and Spinach Wrap

This was a tough one. I mean, I really had a hard time choosing whether to do the mango or the shrimp version of...

Welsh Rarebit

By Chef David “Smitty” Smith ·  Not being able to ski this year has been a pretty tough thing for me. It is the first...

Sausage Lentil Stew

So, I have to ask: Are you a glass-half-full or a glass-half-empty person? With the way the weather has been this year, it’s pretty...

The science behind chocolate cake

By Chef David “Smitty” Smith ·  ADJUST FOR ALTITUTE Decrease: Leavening agents Sugar Increase: Liquid Flour Oven temperature I don’t get television at home, so I don’t watch any of the cooking shows...

Sugar Cookies

by Chef David "Smitty" Smith · I knew that this article is for the Christmas edition, so I wanted to write about some kind of...


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