Siblings take 1st place in Cookie Contest

Incline Village, Nev., siblings Sequoia and Reeve Denton took First Place in the Tahoe Weekly’s 5th Annual Christmas Cookie & Holiday Treats contest. Entries were...
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Summer Pasta Salads

I was recently asked if you have to use either mayonnaise or a vinaigrette when making a pasta salad. Can you make a salad...

Sweet or savory · Pancakes a treat anytime

Diving into a stack of fluffy, hot, golden-brown pancakes with butter melting into the warm layers and pure maple syrup dripping down the sides,...

Breakfast Sandwich

Good morning and welcome to another episode of Stir it Up. OK, so I know that this is an article and episode might be...

The Soule of cooking

Surrounded by beautiful gardens and landscaping, a quaint log cabin built in the early 1930s is tucked away on a side street in Kings...

Non-traditional pairings for Thanksgiving

By Lou Phillips ·  Courtesy Airfield Estates Winery ·    Turkey, football, pumpkin blessed pie, yes, yes, yes. The usual suspect wines – no, no, no. For...

Tips for picking sparkling wines

So, you’re standing in the Bubbles/Sparkling/Champagne section at the store and wondering what to get. Unless you’ve had the wine before, you’re not sure...

Wines Great for Grilling

Although al fresco dining usually starts with light fare and, if you followed the last three installments of my column (at TheTahoeWeekly.com; click on...

Bounty of dandelions

Many homeowners generally frown upon the forsaken dandelion but this wildflower has a number of virtues. They are both edible and medicinal. Considered a...

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...