Archive for March, 2015:

Mar
31

5 Meatless Entrees That Aren’t Pasta

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In looking for meatless recipes these past few weeks, I’ve come to find that no meat means “pasta” for many of us. It’s no surprise—who doesn’t love pasta? It’s easy, versatile and delicious. But, let’s be honest, the sweet creation that is pasta isn’t exactly the most forgiving food if you’re looking to maintain your […]

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Mar
27

Brunch at the Porch

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The Porch has been my favorite restaurant in Sacramento for the past couple of years, but somehow I had never made it in for brunch. I now know how much I was missing out. Last weekend some friends and I stopped by for some midmorning munch and drinks at The Porch, and the end result […]

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Mar
26

Sacramento Food Film Festival Launch

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Last Thursday I had the delicious opportunity to attend the launch of the Sacramento Food Film Festival at Goldfield Trading Post, presented by the Food Literacy Center. It was a fun evening of unique bites provided by Jay Veregge of Ten 22, Aimal Formoli of Formoli’s Bistro, Michael Thiemann of Mother, Brian Mizner of Hook […]

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Mar
23

My Blue Apron Experience

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I recently took up a discount offer from Blue Apron and finally had my first food subscription experience. Undeniably, I was just plain thrilled about the idea of having three days’ worth of (good) dinner ingredients and recipes delivered right to my door step! You can choose from the “2-person plan” or the “Family Plan” […]

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Mar
20

March Madness Munchies

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So, you can’t catch a flight to see the NCAA games up close and personal at one of the venues across the country, but you’ll be watching in the comfort of your own faux leather recliner – your bracket clutched tightly in one hand, an ice-cold beverage in the other. Why not up the ante, […]

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Mar
19

Sacramento Food Film Festival

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Food + film, you say? We call that a perfect pairing. The Sacramento Food Film Festival kicks off tonight and we have the scoop. From March 19 to 29, there will be pairings of food and food-related movies at unique locations throughout town. There are a number of events to meet every taste and budget, […]

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Mar
18

Wordless Wednesday: Grange

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Dinner and dessert at Grange Restaurant & Bar. Grange Restaurant & Bar 926 J Street Sacramento, CA 95814

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Mar
10

13th Annual Folsom Wine & Jazz

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Feeling like enjoying a little wine and jazz? Head to the Folsom Community Center this Saturday, March 14 from 6:00 PM to 9:30 PM for the annual Folsom Wine & Jazz event, featuring the Folsom High School jazz band and jazz choir, as well as the Sutter and Folsom Middle School jazz bands. Organized by […]

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Mar
09

Blaze Pizza

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  Blaze Pizza is taking the nation by storm. After opening 50 locations in the last year, the chain is quickly gaining attention for its chef-driven recipes and “build-your-own pizza” assembly-line format. Often compared to Chipotle and described as the ‘modern’ pizza joint, I had heard nothing but rave reviews since Blaze opened in Gold […]

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Mar
05

Employee Appreciation Day + Hock Farm Craft & Provisions

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Tomorrow is Employee Appreciation Day, and here at SacFoodies we know there’s no better way to say thanks to your loyal staff than offering up the chance to enjoy some top-notch food and spirits. Yes, you CAN become the most beloved boss of all time tomorrow – simply invest in some tickets to Hock Farm […]

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