Archive for March, 2010:

Mar
16

Grange Restaurant Unveils Exclusive Signature Batch of Bourbon

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Sacramento’s own Grange Restaurant & Bar is giving area bourbon connoisseurs a reason to celebrate, having partnered with acclaimed Kentucky small-batch distillery Woodford Reserve to create its very own Grange Special Blend Woodford Reserve signature bourbon. Available for a limited time, this exclusive offering will be unveiled during a five-course Southern-inspired dinner on March 19. […]

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Mar
15

Get Your Irish On!

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St. Patrick’s Day is just around the corner! To make sure you get your fill of fun and delicious Irish foods, here’s a reminder about some of the best bets for this Wednesday: St. Patrick’s Day Block Party- Join de Vere’s Irish Pub for one of Sacramento’s biggest St. Patrick’s Day celebrations! This block party […]

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Mar
12

Sutter’s Fort, Sacramento

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Sutter’s Fort is a Sacramento landmark. (Hang in there – I promise to get to the food part!) If you’re from Sacramento, it’s likely you’ve seen or visited Sutter’s Fort because, well, it’s pretty hard to miss! Located at 27th and L Streets, it’s the great, big, white, rustic, low-slung fortress that takes up two […]

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Mar
11

Pinkberry, Sacramento

It’s no secret that we love our desserts.  Whether it’s the most eloquently crafted fruit tart, or the messiest hot fudge sundae around, you name it, we’ll try it (and most likely love it).  Above all other desserts, though, we’re not ashamed to admit that frozen yogurt holds a special place in our hearts…and stomachs! […]

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Mar
10

Wordless Wednesday: Crush 29, Roseville

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Sweet+Tart+Refreshing= the Grape Tart Tini at Crush 29, complete with a garnish of red grapes.

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Mar
08

A Taste of Davis

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I’ve often heard people say that one of the many great things about Sacramento is its proximity to so many amazing places. Tahoe, Napa, Sonoma, San Francisco . . . the list is long and diverse. Maybe I’m biased, being from “The Bicycle Capital of the U.S.” and all, but I would argue that Davis […]

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Mar
05

March Foodie Events

Looking for some fun things to put on your schedule this month?  Here are a couple local foodie events worth checking out! Festa Della Donna – Festa Della Donna, also known as International Women’s Day in Italy, is coming up on March 8! What better way to celebrate womanhood than with your girlfriends, sisters, and […]

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Mar
04

Chicago Fire, Folsom

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Who doesn’t like pizza – bready, cheesy wonder that it is? So, when my book club recently planned our February meeting for the Folsom location of Chicago Fire, I couldn’t wait to tote my camera (in addition to my book) and check it out. After a thirty-minute wait on a Friday night (they don’t take […]

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Mar
03

Wordless Wednesday: Artisanal, New York City

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Rewind about 14 months and you’d find me sitting at Artisanal in New York City, with not a worry in the world and a big plate of cheese at my fingertips. I suppose I should apologize in advance for this post to fellow SacFoodie Jenna Buhagiar, as she’s given up cheese for the time being. […]

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Mar
02

Tightwad Tuesday: Lounge ON20, Sacramento

We heart 3-course menu deals – they are the definition of “getting more bang for your buck.”  Add on some free wine to that and we’re in heaven! Lounge ON20 announced the following on Twitter this morning: “Tuesday night dinner at lounge? How about $30 for 3 course dinner…and receive a complementary glass of wine […]

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