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Tahoe City, CA
Tuesday, December 12, 2017

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,...

Japanese spirits and cocktails

Japanese whiskey has taken the U.S. by storm. Some are light and smooth while others lean toward a rich scotch experience and most are...

Pianeta Ristorante

Nestled in the heart of Truckee’s historic downtown is Pianeta Ristorante with a cozy atmosphere, excellent Northern Italian cuisine, unique wine and cocktail program...

Feed your cravings | Locals launch restaurant app

How many times have you found yourself at the end of a long day, your stomach growling, looking for a restaurant? You search Google,...

Redlight · Truckee’s newest social lounge & lodge

The historic Hotel Alta in downtown Truckee has come a long way from its original life. Renamed Redlight, the beautiful, renovated social lounge and...

Spindleshanks: Famous for flights

Remember when wine flights were all the rage? I do and I miss those days of tasting and comparing small pours of aromatic whites...

Wine gems at Café Fiore

What makes a restaurant a wine lover’s destination? It usually starts with an owner who has a passion for wine and a willingness to...

Dynamic fusion at Fredrick’s

Fusion cuisine can be defined as combining widely differing ethnic or regional ingredients, styles or techniques. Some synonyms, which seem particularly relevant tying together...

Brothers working together

Life often takes Tahoe kids away from the lake once they graduate from high school. In fact, just a handful of my classmates from...

Sensory heaven at Evan’s

Nestled in a quaint Tahoe cabin in South Lake Tahoe stands a food and wine retreat that is the top Zagat-rated dining experience in...