Archive for June, 2011:

Jun
30

Chocolate Mocha Icebox Cake

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You can’t get more All-American than chocolate chip cookies but I knew better than to bring something so basic to a potluck party full of foodies, so I made Ina Garten’s delicious chocolate mocha ice box cake that brings a whole new meaning to chocolate chip cookies. This cake is super easy to make at […]

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Jun
28

Macaroni and Cheese

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Potluck recipes- as promised! My approach to potlucks has changed over the years. Previously, I would use the party goers as my guinea pigs to try new recipes I found interesting. However, after many failed dishes, I’ve changed my strategy and have tried to hone in on a few signature dishes that work well in […]

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Jun
24

And the winner is….

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Congratulations to Angelica Fierro-Marble for winning two tickets to the Sacramento Zoo’s King of Feasts Food and Wine Luau on June 25th! Not a winner, but still want to attend? Tickets can be purchased here. The event kicks off at 6:00 p.m. on Saturday and and will feature tastings from numerous wineries, breweries, distilleries and […]

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Jun
23

King of Feasts Ticket Giveaway!

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Love animals? Love a party? Then make sure to stop by the 10th Annual Sacramento Zoological Society King of Feasts Food and Wine Luau on Saturday, June 25. The luau-themed party, which begins at 6:00 pm, will have fabulous food and drink, a silentauction, live music, a hula hoop contest and, of course, lots of […]

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Jun
22

Wordless Wednesday:Sac Foodies Potluck

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Believe it or not, last week was the Sac Foodies 3rd Annual Anniversary Potluck Party! The theme was Great American Classics… …and each Sac Foodie was tasked with bringing a tasty dish to match the theme. Stay tuned next week when we’ll be sharing all of the fabulous recipes with you – just in time […]

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Jun
17

Father’s Day Foodie Event Round-up

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Dad. Father. Pops. Gramps. Daddy. Whatever you call him, he’s your old man and this Sunday is Father’s Day. Here are a few events happening around Sacramento that can spice up your Dad’s day and help you celebrate together. Father’s Day Barbecue at Ten22, Sacramento Ten22 is celebrating Dads by offering a $15 special meal […]

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Jun
16

Fleishman-Hillard Sacramento Is Hiring – Again!

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Our food and wine PR team is expanding again! What’s it take to be a SacFoodie? Here’s a reminder of what we’re looking for: 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, […]

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Jun
15

Wordless Wednesday-Raley Field

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A couple of the SacFoodies were lucky enough to score tickets to last week’s Rivercats game! It was a perfect night for baseball. We, of course, could not resist the urge to indulge in some classic ball park food! There were a lot of dining options to choose from… But we ultimately settled on a […]

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Jun
14

Frank Fat’s, Sacramento

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My fiancé and I received a gift card from one of our new friends here in town to Frank Fat’s, a local Chinese restaurant. Everyone raved to us that Franks Fat’s is the best Chinese place in town, so we were exited to try it. Three months later we finally found ourselves sitting down to […]

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Jun
09

Tres Hermanas, Sacramento

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I’ve done a lot of traveling. I mean, A LOT. I spent my junior year at Chico State studying abroad in southern France, and during my 10 months across the pond, I planed, trained and bussed to the tune of 13 countries and 17 cities. My traveling companion was my best friend and fellow foodie, […]

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