Archive for December, 2013:

Dec
31

Start the New Year Off with National Bloody Mary Day

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There are a lot of ways you could spend the first day of 2014: relaxing, jump starting your new year’s resolution at the gym, beginning a new diet. But how about a little indulgence in a delish Bloody Mary? January 1st is in fact National Bloody Mary Day after all.  Good news is that Sacramento […]

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Dec
24

Sacramento Restaurants Open for Christmas

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‘Twas the night before Christmas and all through the town, Sacramentans were hungry  but no restaurant could be found. Whether you’re hungry for breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner or a drink– lucky for you, here’s a list of Sactown places open on Christmas so you won’t have to think! Restaurants are filling quickly so reservations shouldn’t […]

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Dec
19

Brunch at Magpie

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A good brunch is most certainly one of my favorite weekend activities. And let’s be honest, it’s Thursday and we are all looking forward to the weekend. My recommendation for a must-try spot for a delish mid-morning meal is Magpie. On a recent visit I tried the Biscuits and Gravy Breakfast which came complete with […]

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Dec
18

Want to Intern at FH Sacramento?

Want to Intern at FH Sacramento? Our food and wine PR team is expanding and we’re ready to start 2014 with a bang! That’s where you come in. Do you have what it takes to intern at FH Sacramento and be a SacFoodie in the making? 1. You read SacFoodies (check!) and can’t wait to contribute […]

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Dec
17

An Easy Dinner for this Busy Holiday Season

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The holiday season is busy enough that adding birthdays into the mix is enough to make anyone go crazy. When the night for a friend’s birthday dinner came around, we knew we wanted something that didn’t require hours in the kitchen. Braised Lemon Chicken Thighs and Brussels Sprouts, courtesy of In Sock Monkey Slippers, was […]

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Dec
12

Breakfast with Santa, Anyone?

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Have you heard? Santa is escaping the mall for some holiday cheer during breakfast at Taylor’s Kitchen this Saturday, December 14.  Join Santa for one of three seatings at 9 a.m., 10:30 a.m. and Noon (reservations required) to spend the most important meal of the day with the jolly fellow.  After all, Santa is a […]

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Dec
09

Lemon Curd Tart

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As we approach the holidays, we mustn’t forget the important things—it’s peak lemon season! As I picked several grocery bags of lemons off of the tree in my backyard last weekend, I knew I had to make use of them—and quick. I successfully made Ina Garten’s recipe for a Lemon Curd Tart. The tart filling […]

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Dec
05

Shop the Handle

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With Thanksgiving under our belts, the Christmas holiday is just around the corner! It’s a short shopping season this year and the ability to multitask is key. With that in mind, Midtown Sacramento’s Handle District will be hosting Shop the Handle this Saturday, December 7 from 5:00-9:00 pm. Within a one block radius, you can […]

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