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...

Homebrew for the Homeless | Brewing to support community

Making beer is an art. Brewing it to raise money for the homeless is a passion. BUCKET LIST #67 Local home brewers will be sharing their...

The Fighting Varietals of 2019

Any veteran wine-lover will remember the term fighting varietal. It describes the category a bump or two above the basement and has typically been...

Orzo Salad

It’s summer and time for a lighter meal. This salad is great to serve on a warm night when you just don’t feel like...