Food & Drink

Marry Me Beef Tenderloin

“Marry Me” Roast Beef Tenderloin Recipe Perfect For Valentine’s Day

There is no better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day then with a cozy home cooked dinner for two.

01/26/2015

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Best Mussels In Sacramento

Shout out to all of you bivalve babes and mussel men – you will definitely want to check out these Sacramento restaurants for exceptional dishes starring the tasty little mollusk.

01/21/2015

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5 Gin Cocktail Recipes For Your Next Party

Matt Teacher, the author of “The Spirit Of Gin” (available now), shares five festive gin based cocktail recipes for your winter 2015 celebrations!

01/16/2015

The restaurant is in a 150-year-old building known as the Old Tavern Building.  It was housed a popular bordello in the 1800’s.  Hauck says people report seeing the ghost of woman in old-fashioned clothing in the bar area.  She is thought to be the spirit of a prostitute named “Mary” who was killed by a client in the 1890s. Biba Restaurant is located at 2801 Capital Avenue in Sacramento. (credit: bibarestaurant.com)

Best Lasagna In Sacramento

Where in our area can you find quality Italian cuisine that includes lasagna? There are many Italian eateries, and depending on the needs of your taste buds, many different styles to explore. To find a great lasagna though, check this list.

01/14/2015

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New Year, New You: Diet Books To Help Ring In The New Year

The New Year is upon us and you’ve joined the gym and stocked up on kale (yum)! While you might already be questioning your dedication to the latest fad diet, these great books from Simon & Schuster will help you stick to your New Year’s resolutions all year.

01/05/2015

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Best Winter Soups In Sacramento

This is the time of year when a piping hot cup of soup will warm the bones after going out in this blustery, wet weather. Check out these establishments and see which one suits your taste buds.

12/30/2014

Tailgate Recipe Mini Buffalo Chicken balls

TGF: Recipe: Mini-Buffalo Chicken Meatballs

Camille Ford and Tailgate Fan visit The Meatball Shop in NYC for Buffalo chicken meatballs.

12/29/2014

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Best Lunch Spots Near Sacramento’s Jury Duty

Check out these restaurants for great food within walking distance of the courthouse, and treat yourself to some of Sacramento’s finest lunch choices.

12/23/2014

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10 Beers To Try At Your Next Football Watch Party

Nothing goes better with football than an ice cold beer. Chad Polenz, author of The Handbook Of Porter’s & Stouts, has 10 beers to try at your next watch party.

12/17/2014

Virgil's BBQ gumbo recipe tailgating

Recipe: Gumbo

Camille Ford and Tailgate Fan visit Virgil’s BBQ in NYC for some chicken, sausage and crawfish gumbo.

12/16/2014

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Dominique DeVito’s Chocolate Mousse Holiday Recipe

Dominique DeVito shares her holiday simple recipe for chocolate mousse. DeVito is the author of Christmas Slow-Cooking, available now wherever books are sold.

12/16/2014

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2014’s Best New Restaurants In Sacramento

A number of outstanding eateries opened locally during 2014, with sweet and savory offerings sure to please any palate.

12/10/2014

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Fall Roasted Vegetables

Best Thanksgiving Side Dishes

While turkey is the quintessential Thanksgiving dish, it’s the side dishes that can make or break the meal. From roasted asparagus to classic pumpkin pie, it’s time to get inspired.

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Best Vegetarian Dishes

Celebrate National Vegetarian Day with one of these delicious vegetable filled dishes. Not into salad? Try spinach lasagna, hummus or falafels.

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