Food & Wine

BurgerQuest Week 9: Bunz Sports Pub and Grub

Maybe it was the time of year that put us in the mood, but the word for the evening at Bunz Sports Pub and Grub in Roseville was “festive.” The feeling started before w ...

Turkey hunt promises a nosh on the wild side for Thanksgiving

  It’s game on in prime California turkey habitat -- like the foothills around Auburn -- as Thanksgiving approaches and hunters have the opportunity to add a wild turke ...

A sweet way to support the troops

Local Kiwanis Clubs, working with the California Army National Guard, will support our troops with See’s candy for the eighth year this holiday season via the See’s for ...

Penryn’s landmark Ground Cow eatery grinds to a halt

PENRYN -- It started in Penryn in 1963 as the Ground Cow, a landmark restaurant stop promising thick, creamy 40-cent milkshakes, charbroiled burgers for six bits and ice-cold 40-ce ...

Placer County wine on the way to China?

A couple sharing sweet nothings and a bottle of Wise Villa Winery wine in a Beijing restaurant? A Mumbai family sitting down to dinner with a bottle of wine made in Placer County ...

Another View: Top 10 ways to make holidays healthier

The holiday season brings quality time with friends, family and food. The season can also bring unwanted extra pounds from indulging in rich foods and larger portions. By using a f ...

Dining View: More cheese? Yes, please

Sometimes — most times I suppose — I think it is much simpler to explain something for what it is and not pass judgment. With that in mind, I offer this review of the ...

Wind-swept wandering in the Mediterranean

Sometime around 850 B.C., the Greek poet Homer first mused about the seduction of a “wine dark sea,” forever linking Dionysian vines to the flaming colors of a Mediterr ...

Pullman Kitchen’s chef caters to customers’ choices

Sovy Medved is a chef with a mission, and that’s to get everyone eating fresh and healthy foods. Medved is the perky, petite one-person dynamo at Pullman Kitchen and Caterin ...

Breakfast with Santa returns to Roseville

Roseville Emblem Club No. 407 will conduct its seventh annual “Breakfast with Santa” from 8:30-11:30 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 1, at the Roseville Elks Lodge, 3000 Brady Lane. ...