Archive for September, 2010:

Sep
30

Kupros Bistro, Sacramento

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By Liz Conant and Cecily Fuller Advertising themselves as Sacramento’s first gastropub, (a much-debated term, most commonly defined as a pub that also offers good food), Kupros Bistro is located in a beautifully remodeled 100 year-old craftsman near the corner of 21st and L Street. Outfitted with stained glass windows, rich wood booths and a […]

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Sep
29

Wordless Wednesday: Man v. Food on Travel Channel

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Tune in to the Travel Channel tonight at 9:00 p.m. Pacific Time to see Adam Richman conquer the Knucklehead Challenge in our very own Sacramento, CA! Man v. Food on Twitter: @ManvFood Learn More: http://www.travelchannel.com/TV_Shows/Man_V_Food

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Sep
28

Winner of Mercy’s Annual “Care Begins with Me” Giveaway

Congratulations to Mary Beth T., the winner of two tickets to Mercy’s “Care Begins with Me” event on October 5! Thank you to everyone who participated in this giveaway and we hope you are all enjoying the new and improved Sac Foodies blog!

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Sep
28

Have you heard the buzz? Citizen Hotel Celebrates Local Honey Purveyors with “Bee Informed” Event

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On Wednesday, September 29 The Citizen Hotel and Grange Restaurant is hosting “Bee Informed” – an educational celebration of local honey purveyors and urban beekeeping. With the recent rise of colony collapse disorder, increased honey bee awareness is currently vital not only for the preservation of local honey farms, but also for all local farming […]

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Sep
23

Introducing SacFoodies’ Delicious New Digs!

After an amazing three years, the SacFoodies are excited to spice things up a bit. While we will continue to dish on our favorite foodie matters – from restaurant reviews to our latest culinary creations — we hope you will find our site a bit easier to navigate with our zesty new design! And because […]

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Sep
21

A new giveaway: Mercy’s Annual “Care Begins with Me”

In our caffeine-fueled, technology-driven, over- scheduled lives, it’s not too often that we women take time out for ourselves. I see so many of my friends running themselves ragged: Up at 5 AM, out the door by 7, drop the kids at school, head to work, play taxi driver to soccer/football/cross-country, only to race home […]

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Sep
17

Sac Foodies at the 18th Annual After Hours Event at Fairytale Town

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Last Friday a few of the Sac Foodies volunteered at the Sacramento Area Emergency Housing Center’s (SAEHC) 18th Annual “After Hours” Event at Fairytale Town. We had the pleasure of helping staff booths and assist local restaurants and some of the various vendors including Sierra Nevada, Chef Ken of SAEHC, and Mulvaney’s. The night was […]

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Sep
14

Tightwad Tuesday: Bistro 33’s $3 Bottomless Mimosas, Sacramento

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No, you’re not dreaming. That headline really does say $3! A few weekends back, I was fortunate enough to stumble upon this unbeatable deal with some of my fellow SacFoodies. I’ve always been a fan of Bistro 33 and recently learned that they are no longer serving breakfast (insert sad face here). You can imagine […]

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Sep
13

Hot Italian Announces New Affogati Menu

Good news, Hot Italian just received their liquor license, and in addition to now stocking a full bar, this has allowed them to add a few new dishes to their menu. We were recently invited to sample a few items from their new line of Affogati (Italian for “drowned”) desserts: a heaping scoop of gelato […]

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Sep
08

Giveaway Galore Winners

Congratulations to the following winners: Fiona Y. and Sheryl T., winners of the $25.00 Cost Plus World Market gift cards; Eric E., California Brewers Festival winner; and Michelle J., After Hours at Fairy Tale Town winner. Thanks again to everyone who participated in the Sac Foodies Giveaway Galore Week!

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