Food & Wine

New burrito shop serves it up big

If there is one thing that the Roseville restaurant scene has arguably been lacking, it is a place where you can get an 8-pound burrito. The so-called void has been filled, howev ...

Chew on This: Readers weigh in on the best breakfast in Roseville

Waffle Barn1050 Pleasant Grove Blvd #100, Roseville “Waffle Barn is the best. The entire family loves the place. The portions are huge. My teenagers always pick Waffle Barn f ...

These pros know how to throw spirited parties

When holiday lights burn bright, it’s time to get the party started. With Christmas and New Year’s Eve upon us, ‘tis the season for entertaining, and Granite Bay’s own wine ...

Take a fresh look at the Flower Farm

There’s something different going on at the Flower Farm in Loomis. If it’s been a while since you’ve visited, it’s time to take another look. Established in 1898, the farm ...

Make cookies like a pro

Who doesn’t love cookies at Christmas? Like Donner and Dixon, trees and tinsel, Christmas and cookies just go together to make the holidays happier and our tummies fuller. It ...

At odds on what to cook for Thanksgiving? Try a turducken

As the dawn of Thanksgiving approaches, one local meat company is preparing what some say is arguably the most imaginative, delectable item ever to grace the holiday table — the ...

Source takes patrons back to the origins of flavor

Source Global Tapas in Granite Bay turned one year old last month, and the restaurant, whose name reflects chef and owner Irie Gengler’s commitment to seeking out fresh, local in ...

Italian bistro adds something new to Downtown

Owners of a new Italian bistro in Downtown Roseville hope to bring new life to Vernon Street. The Place, which celebrates its grand opening Saturday, is bringing traditional East ...

Local baker gets set for deluge of pie orders

Two days before Thanksgiving, when most people will be preparing to host a family meal or getting ready for their holiday trip, Shon Manhart will be baking. As owner of A Slice ...

Who's got the best breakfast in town?

It’s the most important meal, after all, so tell us, what's the best breakfast in Roseville or Granite Bay? Who has the crispiest hash browns, fluffiest pancakes and sunnies ...

Spilling the beans about coffee’s health benefits

Java junkies have a new reason to celebrate: A new study shows that drinking large amounts of coffee on a daily basis could reduce the risk of developing the most common form of sk ...

Locals introduce vodka crafted from California spring water

After a few martinis, two friends came together with an idea and spirit. Real estate developer Jon Sweet and contract engineer Sean Cook have been El Dorado Hills neighbors for 12 ...

Hawks looking to expand to Sacramento

After four years of business, Michael Fagnoni and Molly Hawks, owners of Hawks Restaurant in Granite Bay, say they are ready to expand. Fagnoni said the chef-couple has signed a ...

Chew on This: Readers roll out best sushi spots in Roseville

A great sushi restaurant appeals to all the senses. There’s taste when you savor the freshest flavors. And sight comes into play with the gorgeous arrangement of sashimi o ...

7 Sisters Italiano’s menu boasts homemade gluten-free food

A waitress at 7 Sisters Italiano places down a plate with a large serving of pesto pasta and returns to the table a few minutes later. “Can you tell it’s gluten free?&r ...