Food & Wine

Celebrate Mother’s Day at the El Dorado Hills Art and Wine Affaire

This Mother’s Day weekend, celebrate mom with wine and music at the annual Art and Wine Affaire in El Dorado Hills. From 11 a.m.-5 p.m., May 10 and 11, the El Dorado Hills O ...

Dining View: Green Elephant serves up scrumptious Burmese cuisine

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: Finding hidden gems is one of my favorite things to do when it comes to searching out great restaurants. I use many differen ...

Help Glen Edwards students by attending Wednesday’s food-truck event

The next monthly “Food Truck Pop Up! Celebrate Lincoln” event not only enables visitors to enjoy downtown this Wednesday (May 7) but it benefits the Glen Edwards Middle ...

Small-scale Agape Farm operates in Roseville

Standing outside by the chicken coup, as several fowls scamper around, visitors to Agape Farm can hear the sounds of passing cars. Perhaps you’ve heard of urban farms? This f ...

In Auburn, first-responders are on a roll

A hamburger at an Auburn fast-food restaurant has been dedicated to local firefighters and their ongoing service to the community. Lisa Swisely, owner of Local Heroes, said she le ...

Local cider will come in not-so-common flavors

An award-winning cider maker has her sights set on Auburn in order to expand her unique beverage business and ride the wave of the craft brew movement that has taken beer enthusias ...

Cooperative Extension aims to teach beginning farmers the ropes

Whether driven by an idyllic view of working with the land or a commitment to the local food movement, farming in the Sierra foothills is attracting smart and passionate adherents. ...

Crossroads Cafe is fresh from the farm, easy on the wallet

There are two things I tend to avoid when it comes to eating — cafeterias and buffets. Maybe I am a bit spoiled, or maybe it’s because I have too many bad memories of ...

Pair wine with Italian cooking at Folsom’s historic Murer House

Take a trip through Italian cooking and wine pairings at Folsom’s historic Murer House and Learning Center this month. The learning center will offer two special wine pairin ...