Archive for June, 2013:

Jun
28

Foodie Apps

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The SacFoodies love anything that makes finding the best food in town easier. When we were notified of some awesome free foodie smartphone apps, we just had to share. Below are some apps we think you should download today! Elixr Elixir is the social network for mixology enthusiasts. Users can create their own profile and […]

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Jun
27

Thursday Happy Hour, SacFoodies Style

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One Thursday every month, the SacFoodies love to indulge in a good happy hour. Sometimes we crave beer and wings, and other times we’re hungry for calamari and a cocktail. Whatever our mood, we know where to go to find great bites and quality drinks that hit the spot! Here’s a list of some of […]

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Jun
25

Ju Hachi

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Sacramento is filled with great sushi and since moving to Sacramento, I have enjoyed sampling several sushi hot-spots. Thinking that I already had my go-to establishments nailed down, I was pleasantly surprised to stumble upon a new favorite: Ju Hachi. Nestled on the corner of S and 17th, not only does Ju Hachi feature delicious, […]

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Jun
21

Hot Dog! (It’s National Take Your Dog to Work Day)

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Not only is it the first day of summer, but it’s also National Take Your Dog to Work Day. If you already got the memo and Fido is by your side at work right now, you might now be wondering: What’s for lunch? Here are a couple of dog-friendly restaurants in Midtown that are offering […]

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Jun
18

The Rustic Puff: Artisanal Marshmallows

By Ana Marie Aguas, Caity Heim, Jake Ferguson and Sara Ortega Last week, we were lucky enough to sample handcrafted marshmallows from Lodi’s The Rustic Puff. It might be hard to imagine a marshmallow as anything else but the rubbery white squares you find at the grocery store, but these marshmallows just might amaze you. […]

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Jun
17

King of Feasts is Back and a Giveaway!

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It’s back again! The 12th Annual King of Feast’s event is kicking off this Saturday, June 22 from 6-9 p.m. at the Sacramento Zoo in Land Park. We’ve been long time fans of this unique event, which brings together local restaurants, breweries and wineries for a fun filled evening with music and entertainment, with the […]

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Jun
14

Father’s Day Weekend Foodie Finds in Sacramento

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Let’s face it: Dad sure does do a lot for us. He is a friend, a hero, a role model and the one you can depend on. This Father’s Day, let the man of the hour relax and depend on someone else to do the cooking. The SacFoodies team has you covered with a list […]

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Jun
12

Wordless Wednesday: The House Grind

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If you’re ever in Philly and in need of a good pub—and a good burger—The House Grind at The Cambridge is your stop. Dry-aged beef, smoked gouda, and satisfying salty fries. (Ask for the aioli to spread!)

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Jun
10

How to make mouthwatering Sichuan Wontons (it’s easier than you think!)

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With an active 20 month old running around the house, my husband and I are constantly on the hunt for easy-to-make and quick recipes for dinner.  He found this amazing recipe for Sichuan Wontons from a favorite food blog and the rest is history.  While making wontons may sound daunting at first, it’s not as […]

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Jun
07

It’s National Doughnut Day

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  It’s National Doughnut Day, so why not start Friday off right? From glazed and sprinkles to maple bars and old fashioned, and of course chocolate, there is a doughnut to appeal to every palate. Where is your favorite doughnut spot in Sacramento?

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