Brown Butter

During these Dog Days of summer, I thought we’d do something simple. People seem to want to relax and not worry about anything. Directions...

Bacon-Inspired Brews Festival

Bacon, Bourbon and Brews Festival has everything you need for a fun-filled, summer evening out: great food and locally crafted spirits and brews on...

Alibi opens Incline Public House

Alibi Ale Works has opened its third location - the Incline Public House in Incline Village, Nev. – offering its beers, along with regular...

Quenching Tahoe’s thirst with reusable cups

Three years ago, Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows made the decision to eliminate the sale of single-use plastic water bottles. It launched Drink Mountain Tap...

Boca Brewery: Truckee’s World-Famous Beer

The thirst for small-batch local beer is seemingly unquenchable across the country these days. The trend is red hot in the Tahoe Sierra with...

Romano releases new book

Farmer and author Gary Romano has released his third book, “27 Shades of Green: The True Colors of an American Small Farmer.” Third generation...

That Big Vineyard in the Sky, Part I

Recently I went to my cellar to grab some empty wooden wine boxes for a friend. One box felt suspiciously heavy and on investigation,...

Monte Cristo

While going on a walk with friends one night, we started talking about food and breakfast versus lunch; the Monte Cristo sandwich came up....

The Devil is in the Decorations

Tahoe City Library will host Cupcake Wars for ages 10 to 17 on July 27 from noon to 1 p.m. Do you have what it...

Puttin’ on the Glitz

South Lake Tahoe’s Pope Estate will come alive on July 27 with Sunset Soiree: Puttin’ on the Glitz from 6 to 9 p.m. At...