Archive for March, 2012:

Mar
08

Nutrition Fuels Fitness Walk/Run Race in Elk Grove

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Nutrition. Noun. The interrelated steps by which a living organism assimilates food and uses it for growth; the process of being nourished. (Sourced from The American Heritage Dictionary.) Here at SacFoodies we examine all things food-related which often includes newly discovered recipes and reviews of local eateries. However, today I am taking a side-step to […]

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Mar
07

The Purple Place

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The Purple Place in El Dorado Hills—half restaurant, half bar—prides itself on fresh, delicious food and drinks served in an upscale diner-like atmosphere (and it should). But with a name like The Purple Place, there’s bound to be a “colorful” history that is just as compelling. The restaurant is built on land that once served […]

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Mar
02

Pica Pica Maize Kitchen in Napa and San Francisco: A SacFoodies Day Trip and Arepa Recipe

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Dan Stevens, a member of the Fleishman-Hillard San Francisco office, shared a fun food spot with us that he recommends checking out if you happen to be in the Napa or San Francisco area. Venezuelans eat arepas 24/7. This pita-like, corn-based bread is grilled, sliced horizontally and stuffed with a variety of fillings—meat, cheese, plantains, […]

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Mar
01

Congratulations to Our Sacramento Beer and Chili Festival Giveaway Winner!

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We have a winner of our ticket giveaway for the first ever Sacramento Beer and Chili Festival. Congratulations, Toby! We hope you have a wonderful time! We appreciate all of the comments we received!  Even if you didn’t win those tickets, you should still check out the event since it all goes to a good […]

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