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...

Garden to Glass Mixology | Foraging for Flavor

The bottles of simple syrup and cocktail elixirs smell of earth and flowers and some, the smokiness of fire. Owner Michelle Stohlgren of Garden...

Chow down & jam out · Guitar Strings vs. Chicken Wings

Do you like chicken wings and rock ‘n’ roll? This is not a trick question. It’s the basis of a fundraiser on Sept. 9...

It’s all in the sauce | Small Batch Sauce Co.

Four years ago, Incline Village, Nev., locals Erik Castaneda and Andy Brimm were at Diamond Peak’s mid-mountain Snowflake Lodge taste-testing barbecue sauces. Brimm was...

Farm Shop open for winter

Tahoe Food Hub’s Farm Shop has reopened for winter on Wednesdays through Fridays from noon to 7 p.m. Choose from seasonal fruits and veggies as...

Community Soup Night warms the soul

Who doesn’t love soup and spending time with the people in the community? Slow Food Lake Tahoe and Tahoe Food Hub in collaboration with...

Food Hub fund drive

Tahoe Food Hub has launched the Make the Move fund drive to raise $30,000 by Sept. 30 to fund its move to a new warehouse...

FiftyFifty to open in Reno

FiftyFifty Brewing has announced plans to open a 9,000-square-foot brewery as part of the Reno Public Market. The new location will include a taproom,...

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...

Old Trestle launches Truckee distillery in Truckee

Old Trestle Distillery brings distilling back to Truckee offering its first locally made spirit: Theory Gin. Truckee was a mecca of spirits in the...