Celebrate summer at Solstice Festival

Ron Richman Tahoe City celebrates the official start of summer with the annual Solstice Festival from June 20 to 23 with a Classic Car Stroll,...

Dining on the water

Ahi Poke Stack Captain Jon’s A Tahoe staple, Captain Jon’s, is one of the most picturesque spots to dine. With the Spindleshanks’ dream team of Steve...

Raley’s provides great wine selection

The newly renovated Raley’s in Incline Village gives wine lovers cause to rejoice. Store Manager Mike Finn knows what he is doing in the...

Pineapple Lamb Kabobs

Wow, was it hot enough last week? When it gets that hot, choosing something for dinner can be kind of difficult. I mean, who...

Exceptional dining at Spindleshanks

Roasted Butternut Squash Ravioli The American Bistro and Wine Bar, Spindleshanks, in Tahoe Vista offers a superb dining experience with options for dining on the...

Picks for California Cabs

To many people, when you say California Wines, the mental leap is immediately to Cabernet Sauvignon. In fact, the growing conditions in many parts...

Chocolate Ganache

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

Authentic and awesome at La Mexicana

You only have to look at the clientele at La Mexicana to know it is a locals’ favorite. Whether eating at the counter or...

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,...