Archive for April, 2010:

Apr
29

The Shack, East Sacramento

Kick off your weekend the right way at The Shack! On Friday, April 30, from 6-9 p.m., The Shack will be hosting the debut of Odonata Saison, a Belgian-style pale ale! During this special release party, you can buy a pint of Odonata Saison for $3.50. Accompanying this refreshing brew is a special Belgian-inspired appetizer menu with […]

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Apr
28

Wordless Wednesday: One Speed Pizza, East Sacramento

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The Chicken Egg Hash and Rick’s AM Pizza – brunch at One Speed Pizza in East Sacramento.

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Apr
27

And the winners are…

Congratulations to Tiana Watson Jette and Megan Cochran! They each won two tickets to the Festa di Vino event on May 1st! The event will take place at the Aerospace Museum of California from 7-10 p.m. and will feature tastings from numerous wineries and restaurants. A portion of the event’s proceeds will benefit Women’s Empowerment. For […]

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Apr
23

Festa di Vino Ticket Giveaway!

Mark your calendars-May 1st is the Point West Rotary Club’s 8th Annual Festa di Vino! A few SacFoodies attended this event last year and had a great time sampling local food and wine and even took a quick ride on the Aerospace museum’s flight simulator.  Festa di Vino will take place at the Aerospace Museum […]

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Apr
22

Sacramento Celebrity Chef Challenge

If you are a Food Network fanatic and enjoy watching food competitions, then we have the event for you! The Celebrity Chef Challenge is coming to the California Automobile Museum on April 30th from 5:30-9:30 p.m. A live audience will watch six local chefs battle for 45 minutes to turn five secret ingredients into three […]

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Apr
21

Wordless Wednesday: The Spotted Pig, New York City

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Sheep’s Ricotta Gnudi with Brown Butter & Sage from The Spotted Pig in New York City.

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Apr
19

Picnic Day 2010

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This past weekend was my first time attending Picnic Day at UC Davis and let’s just say, there was definitely no need for me to pack a picnic basket! UC Davis had enough food booths and vendors to help anyone create their perfect Picnic Day food pairings. Here are just a few of the food […]

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Apr
16

And the winner is…

Congratulations to Diane Larzelere for winning two tickets to the Paso Robles Wine Country Grand Tasting on April 20th! Here is the participating winery she is most excited to see: “Without a doubt – L’Aventure. My husband and I met the winemaker, Stephan Asseo, before the winery had a tasting room. He was firing his own […]

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Apr
13

Paso Robles Wine Country Grand Tasting Giveaway!

Want to experience Paso Robles Wine tasting without leaving Sacramento? Well here’s your chance! The winemakers of Paso Robles Wine Country, one of the nation’s premier wine country regions, are traveling to Sacramento to offer tastings, dinners and more! Chat up Paso Robles winemakers and have your bottles signed at the Paso Robles Retail Tastings […]

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Apr
09

Smashburgers for a good cause

If you read our recent Smashburger review, you probably have a pretty good idea of how excited we are about this new addition to the Sacramento food scene.  And, if you haven’t had a chance to check it out yet, or are aching for an excuse to make another visit, there’s no better time to […]

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