Mix up a classic cocktail

Ritz-Carlton Lake Tahoe offers the Art of Mixology every Sunday from 3 to 4 p.m. at Manzanita. This entertaining, educational experience will teach participants...

A Junction for Jerky

When out on a long hike around the lake, camping in Desolation Wilderness or tearing down the slopes of Tahoe’s ski resorts, it’s important...

New Moon | The Heartbeat of the Natural Foods Community

A new moon signifies rebirth and the shedding of old ways in search of fresh beginnings. When the alternative-food movement was still young in...

The Bavarians are coming

Tahoe City’s annual Oktoberfest will be held lakeside for the first time at Commons Beach. This free community event will feature beers, bratwursts, traditional...

Homemade goodness at Rosie’s Cafe

On an early summer morning, the smell of sweet zucchini, cinnamon and hearty goodness comes wafting off of a plate placed in front of...

Oomp, pah, pah

The annual Oktoberfest is on Sept. 22 at the Village at Squaw, which will become a miniature Bavaria from noon to 6 p.m. Participants...

Cheesemaking with a Cheesemonger

Downtown Truckee is bustling with people shopping, eating and enjoying the sunshine. Inside Restaurant Trokay owner Nyna Weatherson is busy stirring a pot of...

Culinary adventures at Autumn Food & Wine Festival

The 33nd annual Autumn Food & Wine Festival combines premier local cuisine, renowned chefs and live cooking demonstrations in a full-sensory experience from Sept....

Pfeifer House | Tahoe City Mainstay Since 1939

Pfeifer House’s dining area. On the outskirts of Tahoe City, a German-style restaurant has...

The air is thin, the chili thick

Courtesy Kirkwood The 18th annual Thin Air Chili Cook-Off is on Sept. 1 from...