Posts Tagged BBQ:

May
29

BBQ Throwdown: A Primer for the Rest of Us on Cooking the Best Ribs “Evah”

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Nothing says Memorial Day weekend like a good old fashioned barbecue competition.  In my neighborhood, our entire block gets together, dusts off our grills and spends all day Sunday concocting competition-worthy ribs.  The payoff?  The winner gets bragging rights and the honor to host the festivities the following year.   As you can imagine, techniques […]

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Jun
17

Father’s Day Foodie Event Round-up

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Dad. Father. Pops. Gramps. Daddy. Whatever you call him, he’s your old man and this Sunday is Father’s Day. Here are a few events happening around Sacramento that can spice up your Dad’s day and help you celebrate together. Father’s Day Barbecue at Ten22, Sacramento Ten22 is celebrating Dads by offering a $15 special meal […]

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Mar
31

Grill and Chill

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I don’t know about you, but as much as I love a rainy day, I’m ready for the sun to warm up our fair city. And with the trees beginning to bloom and that small patch of blue sky showing, I think we finally might be in luck. When the weather warms, my thoughts always […]

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Jan
18

Tightwad Tuesday: Free tacos at GoGi’s Korean BBQ

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Food trucks and pop-up restaurants are forecasted to be popular in 2011 and Sacramento is already following the trend! Starting at 11am today, GoGi’s Korean BBQ can be found at the corner of 15th & L Street in the former “Park to Go” kiosk at the Park Downtown. GoGi’s offers a new twist on the […]

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Sep
25

For Barbeque, Sandra Dee’s is the Place to Be

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I have a strange relationship with barbeque – some might call it picky, but I prefer to call it refined.  While it’s one of my favorite indulgences, I have to be in a very specific “BBQ mood” to enjoy it.  I can’t quite explain what that mood is, but when it hits, I know. So […]

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Sep
01

New Restaurant Preview: Ten22

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Last week, a few of the SacFoodies were lucky enough to be invited to attend a preview and tasting event at what will soon be Ten22 – a hip new restaurant in Old Sacramento’s historic Orleans building.  Surrounded by fellow local foodie bloggers including “Cakegrrl” Kristy DeVaney, Sarah Campbell of Twin Soup and Sacramento Magazine’s […]

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Jul
16

Breaking News: Free Barbecue Samples from JR’s Bar-B-Que at East Bay Restaurant Supply Today Only

In the foodie world, free food is always breaking news and this limited-time offer is no exception. Starting today at noon (until it runs out), East Bay Restaurant Supply is giving away free samples of JR’s Bar-B-Que. Get there quickly before it runs out!  East Bay Restaurant Supply, Inc. 522 North 12th Street Sacramento, CA […]

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Jul
02

Grilling Inspiration for Fourth of July Barbecues

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If you’re anything like us, you’ll be firing up your grill at least once over the Fourth of July weekend. But there’s a lot more to be had on the grill than just your typical burger. Check out a few of the foods the SacFoodies have thrown on the grill in the last few weeks […]

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May
13

Upcoming Foodie Events

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Are you staying in the Sacramento area this weekend, and looking for a way to keep your foodie side busy? The Sac Foodies are here to help! Here are just a few events to check out this weekend: Zinfest in Lodi: The annual ZinFest festival showcases more than 50 Lodi wineries across three days of […]

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Aug
10

The Shack, Sacramento

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  It was a night that couldn’t have been more perfect at The Shack on Thursday, August 9, yet it was still “the pits!”  Actually, just one pit, a hand-built-for-the-occasion roasting pit, that yielded the succulent spread for “Food From a Hole Night.”  At about 7:30 PM, Chef Gary and his buddy “Kiwi Bob,” with […]

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