New culinary trail in South Shore

The South Tahoe Restaurant Association, facilitated by the Tahoe Chamber, is taking Lake Tahoe's culinary experience to new altitudes with the release of their...

Foraging for Sierra Gooseberries

Fall is in the air as temperatures cool and there are surprises in the forest for anyone who likes to forage. I live across...

Falling Into Wine

Got down into the 20s last night — a chilly reminder that fall is here. We will be gifted by more crisp, cool air...

Mushrooms Stuffed Two Ways

Stuffed mushrooms are one of those appetizers that are about as versatile as you can get. The numbers of different fillings are endless. The...

Two days, two Oktoberfest celebrations

The 14th annual Kiwanis fundraiser Sierra SeptOberfest returns on Sept. 27 with a beer garden, wine tasting and a German buffet dinner from 6...

Dining for Schools Cards on sale

Tahoe Truckee Excellence in Education is offering its Dining for Schools cards, which affords dinners 50 percent off an individual dinner entrée at 45...

Blue Angel closes

After 17 years, the popular Blue Angel Café has closed in South Lake Tahoe. The cafe was a favorite among locals and visitors, offering...

Autumn Food & Wine Festival | A food lover’s dream

The 34th annual Autumn Food & Wine Festival at Northstar California will elevate your palate with delectable tastes, delicious sips and dazzling demonstrations by...

Tales from the Big Bottle, Part II

Do you know your Big Bottle size Jeroboam from your Rehoboam? Ok, as ridiculous as that question is, it is a great place to start...

Lemon Honey Chicken

I once prepared the food for friends of mine who were married at Sand Harbor. The wedding, as with most events, went off without...