Archive for August, 2010:

Aug
31

Giveaways Galore: Day Two, Giveaway Two

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The California Brewers Festival is coming up on September 11th and we’ve got your chance to attend – for free! This year marks the 16th year of the festival which will include more than 150 microbrews from more than 60 brewers across the country. With live entertainment from Velvet Tongue and Utz! and the Shuttlecock’s […]

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Aug
30

Giveaway Galore! Three Days. Three Giveaways.

As we are holding on to our last few weeks of summer, what better way to enjoy fun in the sun than with some free stuff! We will be hosting Giveaway Galore here on SacFoodies – three days, three fantastic giveaways. Please enter to win below, and be sure to come back tomorrow (and tomorrow’s […]

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Aug
27

Potluck Series: Red Chile Enchiladas

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In July 2009 our lives were forever changed when the Texas issue of Saveur landed in our mailbox. While there were many delicious recipes featured, one caught our eye and we’ve made it at a half a dozen times since then. The Red Chile Enchiladas come from the Gonzalez family in Las Cruces, Texas and […]

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Aug
25

Wordless Wednesday: L Wine Lounge, Sacramento

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Pommes Anna, thinly sliced potatoes baked to perfection, from the L Wine Lounge at 18th and L Streets in Sacramento. L Wine Lounge 1801 L Street Sacramento, CA 95811 (916) 443-6970

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Aug
23

Potluck Series: Mexican Brownies

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I love me a themed potluck, so when the Sac Foodies decided to go south of the boarder for our 3rd annual anniversary I was very excited to browse online recipes. In my search I stumbled across several recipes for Mexican Brownies and had to try it. These are very easy to make, with a […]

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Aug
20

Anthony Bourdain Coming to Sacramento!

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I would guess that 90 percent of my DVR is queued to record various shows on the Food Network, Bravo and, dare I say it… MTV. However, there is one foodie show on the Travel Channel that I absolutely adore and that is “No Reservations” with Anthony Bourdain. For those of you that are Bourdain […]

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Aug
19

Potluck Series: Nachos with all the fixin’s

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Who can pass up a plate of nachos with all the toppings? Not me, and not the Sac Foodies either as I learned at our 3rd annual potluck event. This recipe is easy to make and I made sure not to skimp on any of the toppings. Here’s how I made my nachos, but of […]

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Aug
18

Wordless Wednesday Sac Foodies Potluck Edition: Mexican Wedding Cookies

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Mexican Wedding Cookies straight from Pro’s Ranch Market’s bakery in downtown Phoenix, Arizona. Pro’s Ranch Market 1602 Roosevelt Street Phoenix, AZ 85006 (661) 725-8920

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Aug
16

Potluck Series: Vegetarian 7-layer Dip

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1 can prepared spicy vegetarian refried beans Guacamole, recipe follows 1 jar of medium salsa (I like Pace) 2 cups light sour cream 2 cups shredded sharp cheddar cheese 1 jar sliced California Ripe olives ½ cup cilantro ¼ cup chopped green onions (both the white and green parts) Heat beans in the microwave or […]

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Aug
13

What to do… What to do…

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There are always many amazing things happening around town, especially in the summer. Here are a few things going on this weekend: Second Saturday, Midtown and Folsom Most Sacramentoans know about the Second Saturday Art Walk, in Midtown Sacramento. For those of you who don’t, let me give you the rundown!  In celebration of the […]

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