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Tahoe City, CA
Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Bringing the farm to Tahoe · Susie Sutphin

By Priya Hutner Susie Sutphin working at the Tahoe Food Hub store at the base of Alpine Meadows Road. Farm Truck Thursday Sept. 24 | 4:30-8 p.m. | Food...

Fast for hunger

Do you know that here in North Lake Tahoe and Truckee there are 3,000 residents living with food insecurity? Food insecurity is when you...

Four-season growing at Little Roots Farm · Growing local produce

Story & photos by Priya Hutner   Microgreens can be any variety of seed, generally leafy greens and herbs, harvested after the first leaves develop. “The basil...

Summer pesto with a twist

When it comes to pesto, most people think of the fresh basil and garlic blended with olive oil, pine nuts and Parmesan cheese served...

Food, wine pairings on the mountain

What a glorious place to learn about good wine. The middle of the mountain at Homewood is the location of the new dinner series...

Slow sipping

Story & photos by Priya Hutner Slow Food Lake Tahoe wants everyone to slow down and enjoy the Slow Sips series. Slow Sips Nov. 12 | Truckee...

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,...

UNR eyes commercial vineyard

Several years ago, I started following the progress of Dr. Grant Cramer of University of Nevada, Reno as he encouraged the wine industry in...
local honey

The buzz on local honey

As you walk by the McClaughry Farms honey booth at the Tahoe City farmers’ market, a sandwich board states: “16 oz. of honey requires...

CSA brings the farm to the mountains

Community supported agriculture, or CSA, and has become a popular way for people to buy local and seasonal food directly from a farmer. Typically,...

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Tahoe City, CA
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