Crawl for the luck of the Irish

  Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day on March 17 with the Heavenly Village Leprechaun Crawl. There will be green beer and live music throughout the village,...

Beaujolais Perfect for Summer

The 2018 summer mission: To make 2018 the best wine summer for all oenophiles. Should you accept this mission, start with quality Beaujolais, a can’t-miss...

Garagiste wines

By Barbara Keck ·  Owner Kate Dubost What is a garagiste winery? The term often refers to folks who make wines in a garage, as they...

Great wines for spring

The summer season is just around the corner, which for me means shifting primary attention from the Bay Area wine scene and concentrating on...

New eateries at Squaw

The Olympic House, located in the Village at Squaw, will offer two new, fast-casual dining outlets. SmOkehouse BBQ, opened on Dec. 6, features side...

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...

Brewmasters Dinner

Northstar California presents executive chef Steve Anderson partnering with South Lake Brewing Co. on Aug. 12 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. for a Brewmaster...

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...

Find winter comfort in port wines

You may know that port is a rich, dark, viscous, fortified wine full of concentrated and complex flavors and textures and has a little...

Sunnyside: A classic Tahoe experience

Sunnyside is a year-round Tahoe favorite, but when the warm weather hits and the deck opens, it is off-the-hook amazing. Under the direction of...