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Monday, December 11, 2017

Chicken Marsala

Every year at this time I have to make my annual pilgrimage over to AAA to see how low I can get my auto...

Celebrating 25 years of Chocolate, Wine & Roses

Chocolate candy. Chocolate desserts. There are few foods that can evoke the pleasurable response that chocolate has on the mind and body. One of...

Lot more than soup at Soupa

Soupa Quinoa  · One of my favorite lunchtime stops is at Soupa in the Village at Squaw Valley. During the shoulder seasons, I frequent Soupa...

Tasty wines by the bottle, tap at Moody’s

2011 Slingshot Cabernet Sauvignon paired with the pizza  · Moody’s Bistro is practically an institution in Truckee, always jammed with diners and music lovers. It...

Amazing Peanut-less Peanut Sauce

Eating has come a long way since I was a kid. Not really eating per say; I mean, you still pick up a bite...

Comfort food with a twist at Jax

Falafel on Flatbread with Parmesan Chips  · Housed in a restored 1940s diner, Jax at the Tracks has been serving up East Coast comfort food...

The Cliff Room at Martis Camp

Dessert by the fire with Tokaji and 20-year-old Tawny Porto.  · I rarely start off a wine review with “those lucky people at …,”but the...

Chicken Fried Steak

When I gave you a recipe for beef satay a few weeks ago, I left out the last ingredient and step. No, not on...

Wine walk highlights downtown Truckee

Truckee, Wine, Walk & Shop  · Mark the date for the 10th annual Downtown Truckee Wine, Walk & Shop on Oct. 5 from noon to...

Fire Sign Café crowd pleaser

Fire Sign Special  ·   You’ll have to get up early to beat the crowds at Fire Sign Café on the West Shore, but it’s worth...