Archive for May, 2011:

May
12

Charity Uncorked from the Paragary Restaurant Group

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Last Sunday, May 8, marked the kick-off dinner at Spataro Restaurant and Bar for the Paragary Restaurant Group’s new “Charity Uncorked” program. (Kicking myself for missing the rigatoni pasta with Grandma Liz’s four-hour meat sauce!) The toast-worthy wining and dining initiative runs through October and is a great way to enjoy that bottle of wine […]

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May
11

Fleishman-Hillard Sacramento is Hiring!

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Our food and wine PR team is expanding. What’s it take to be a SacFoodie?  Here’s our insider’s list of qualifications: Must love food and know how to market it – from writing to styling photo shoots. Passion for travel.  SacFoodies have been to New Orleans, New York, Santa Barbara, Las Vegas, Denver, San Francisco, […]

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May
10

5th Annual Raley Field Brewfest

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Come out this Friday to enjoy live music and a variety of handcrafted microbrews from more than 30 Northern California breweries as part of the 5th Annual Raley Field Brewfest . The May 13 festival benefits the Northern California Brewers Guild with proceeds going directly back to the breweries. Tickets are $30 in advance, $35 […]

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May
09

Asparagus and Ricotta Pizza

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The SacFoodies have written about OneSpeed Pizza in the past, but being new to the area I recently made my first visit with some friends and loved it! I ordered a salad, which was delicious, but I admittedly spent most of the meal stealing pizza from my fiancé. Can you blame me? If you have […]

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May
06

The Perfect Mint Julep Recipe

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The 137th annual Kentucky Derby  will be held this Saturday, May 7 and in honor of the big event, we thought we’d share the perfect Mint Julep Recipe! Mint Juleps are Southern cocktails synonymous with the Kentucky Derby; in fact, almost 120,000 juleps are served at Churchill Downs during the world-famous horse race.  For those […]

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May
05

Mother’s Day Events in Sacramento

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If you’re looking for ideas to treat Mom this Sunday, look no further because we’ve got the scoop on some fun Mother’s Day offerings around town! For Moms who love the garden, don’t miss the East Sac Garden Show from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Tickets cost $20 and include a […]

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May
04

Wordless Wednesday: SactoMoFo

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SactoMoFo was held on April 30, 2011 in Fremont Park Deconstructed Somosas from CurryUpNow, the Bay Area’s first Indian mobile food truck inspired by street foods in India. Chairman Boa’s baked buns out of San Francisco (from left): chicken; braised pork with mustard seed; pork belly; tofu Asada, chorizo and lengua tacos from Tacos La […]

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May
03

Cinco de Mayo Events in Sacramento

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Looking for a place to celebrate Cinco de Mayo?  We’ve compiled a list of some great Cinco de Mayo events happening in the Sacramento area. How will you celebrate? Centro Cocina Mexicana Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at one of Sacramento’s most popular Mexican restaurants, Centro Cocina Mexicana! They will be opening a special back patio […]

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May
02

And the winner is…

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Congratulations to Jill for winning a copy of Food Network Magazine signed by Guy Fieri! We enjoyed meeting Guy Fieri last week and sharing the interview with our readers. Thanks again to everyone that submitted interview questions. If you haven’t already had the chance to read Guy’s answers, check out the interview on SacFoodies! Thanks […]

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