Archive for July, 2015:

Jul
30

Where’s the Best Cheesecake in Sacramento?

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Today is National Cheesecake Day! We’re all in for celebrating, but where is the best place to indulge in Sacramento? We know The Cheesecake Factory tops the favorite list for many. (Plus, they’re offering any slice of cheesecake for half price today.)  We’re also hearing good things about their newest flavor – Salted Caramel Cheesecake […]

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Jul
29

Café Plan B

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Café Plan B, a French restaurant in midtown which opened in 2014, had caught my eye many times and recently I had just the right occasion to check it out. A colleague and I decided to venture out of the office for a rare midtown lunch outing and we were not disappointed. Right off the […]

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Jul
24

Cheers! It’s National Tequila Day

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Today might arguably be one of the best days of the year. Why, you might ask? Well, it’s National Tequila Day, of course! And this year, we should all celebrate because it’s also on a FRIDAY!! On top of that, it’s summer and here in Sacramento our farmers’ markets and local shops are bursting with […]

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Jul
20

Snap a Food Photo and Win Some Dough

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Calling all amateur food photographers! If you have great skills with the camera and love taking photos of freshly plated food, crops in the field, harvesting, animals, rural scenery, ranch life…basically anything California food and agriculture related, then it’s time to enter California Farm Bureau Federation’s annual photo contest! The grand prize is $1,000 for […]

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Jul
15

Do the Macaroni!

By Shreya Suresh I recently found out today is Macaroni Day. I’ve decided that henceforth, I am no longer celebrating my birthday—I need to save my energy for this instead. Since I’m new to the city, I decided to pick a random restaurant and order myself the best comfort food known to humankind: mac-n-cheese. That’s […]

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Jul
10

Get your Piña Colada On!

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What’s better than a Friday? A Friday that falls on National Piña Colada Day, that’s what. This refreshing tropical indulgence is one of my favorites! Every time I taste one it reminds me of sitting on a beach in the Virgin Islands, getting a tan, listening to the waves… Ok, back to reality… If you’re […]

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Jul
08

National Chocolate with Almonds Day

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By Vanessa Sapino  I’ve discovered a new treat: bark THINS. It was a secret obsession, until now. And, as if I needed a reason to eat the best sweet and salty combination ever, it seems like today is the perfect day to share this obsession with you all, in honor of National Chocolate with Almonds […]

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Jul
02

No plans for the Fourth of July? Here are a few ideas!

By: Peter Bittner Here at SacFoodies, we’re as excited as anyone to begin the holiday weekend. Before it’s upon us, take a look at the exciting events coming up! So many to choose from… City and County of Sacramento Independence Day Celebration July 4 at 5 p.m., Cal Expo, Sacramento Free admission, $10 parking, $10 […]

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