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Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Sip, Nosh & Stroll at Thunderfaire

Thunderfaire, Lakeside Food & Wine Fair will take place on the grounds of historic Thunderbird Lodge from 4 to 8 p.m. on Aug. 11....

Tasty wines by the bottle, tap at Moody’s

2011 Slingshot Cabernet Sauvignon paired with the pizza  · Moody’s Bistro is practically an institution in Truckee, always jammed with diners and music lovers. It...

Bob Cabral Wines From the Heart

If ever there was someone destined to be a winemaker, it is Bob Cabral. He grew up an agricultural family and culture in California’s...

Time for pie

Tahoe weather is warming up, Memorial Day is on our doorstep and barbecue and picnic season has arrived. Vegetable and fruit boxes are available...

Dinner in the Barn

Sierra Valley Farms and executive chef Mike Trombetta of Farm to Belly Catering present Dinner in the Barn, a dinner series that celebrates food,...

Chantilly Cream Is a Dream

I was asked by my friends I was having coffee with what this edition’s article was going to be. I had a few things...

Meet the new port

What do you think of when you hear the word port? I bet you picture the complex, rich and earthy, fortified sweet wine to...

Pumpkin Sage Sauce

Once Halloween has come and gone, the question becomes what do you do with all those pumpkins that didn’t quite make it to the...

Kitchen pranks

A lot has been said and recorded that shows chefs to be extremely temperamental, serious and even downright mean. Just watch “Kitchen Nightmares,” or...

Chicken Fried Steak

When I gave you a recipe for beef satay a few weeks ago, I left out the last ingredient and step. No, not on...