Happy Hour wines at River Grill

I always find wine that I enjoy at River Grill, and during their Happy Hour specials, you also are certain to find an agreeable...

Crème Anglaise

Editor’s Note: This is part two of a three-part series on Boston Cream Pie. All three recipes are needed to make Boston Cream Pie,...

Undeniably Awesome – Christy Hill

  Every time I visit Christy Hill I am always delighted. With an amazing lake view, cozy ambiance and excellent food, this is dining experience...

Genoise Sponge Cake

It has been a while since I’ve done a dessert and with all that’s gone on in Boston since the marathon, and since all...

Tahoe’s best summer events

  Memorial Day is the kick-off for summer fun in the Sierra, and the crowds will be out for warm days filled with boating, hiking,...

Great wines for spring

The summer season is just around the corner, which for me means shifting primary attention from the Bay Area wine scene and concentrating on...

Incline’s Newest Jewel

The most recent eatery to hit Incline Village is Nine 41, a charmingly remodeled fine dining establishment with a clean, yet cozy atmosphere, and...

Warm Spicy Shrimp Salad

It seems pretty clear that winter is really over. OK, it’s been really over for quite a while now, but we all know there...

Dockside offers excellent wine pairings

Dockside offers excellent wine pairings By Barbara Keck I think that Dockside 700 is going to be my new favorite place in Tahoe City for...

Corn Chowder

Sometimes after skiing it is the quick and easy bowl of soup or chowder that hits the spot. Corn Chowder By Chef David Smitty Smith Another year...