79.1 F
Tahoe City, CA
Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Clams Casino & Oysters Rockefellers

Try Chef Smitty’s recipes for: Snail & Colbert butters Herb Butters Hollandaise Sauce One of the reasons I look forward to summer is the seafood....

Herb butters

  There are a lot of various herb butters you can make and you should go with the herbs and spices you like the most....

Hollandaise Sauce

Hollandaise sauce is great on veggies and fish. For dinner, you can make hollandaise sauce for the asparagus. The key is to be patient when...

Explore the farmers’ market

I recently drove to Commons Beach for the Tahoe City Farmers’ Market in search of the more unique items offered locally. I was among...

Mexican-American California wine producers

You don’t need to wait for Cinco de Mayo to celebrate with wines produced by Mexican-American vinters in California. The recent tasting at The...

Tasty Trout

One of the biggest attractions of the Lake Tahoe area is the fishing. With so many lakes, rivers and streams around, it makes sense...

Snail & Colbert butters

Butters can make a great addition to any meal, especially when served with grilled or poached salmon. Rub Colbert or Snail butter over the...

Bounty of dandelions

Many homeowners generally frown upon the forsaken dandelion but this wildflower has a number of virtues. They are both edible and medicinal. Considered a...

The secrets of Sangria

  Once upon a time in Spain, a creative party planner mixed some spicy red wine with fresh fruit and a pinch of spice and,...

Salsa

In the last issue, I talked about guacamole and how it is not just a chip dip. I’ve had a couple of inquiries about...

Weather

Tahoe City, CA
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