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Jul
06

Food and Fun in the Sun this Saturday

By Jessica Gunn Summer is in full swing and I can’t think of a better way to celebrate than by having some fun in the sun and good food! Because is fun really fun without food? Check out these fun food events all happening this Saturday. THIS is Midtown This is not your average block […]

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Feb
19

SacFoodies Weekend Picks

What’s Brewin’ Sacramento Concert Benefit Beer, coffee and live music? Sounds like our kind of charity event! Head to Pachamama tonight for the What’s Brewin’ Sacramento Concert benefiting Concerts 4 Charity and Pachamama Coffee Cooperative farmers. Local bands White Elephant and The Golden Cadillacs will be playing and food/drinks will be available for purchase from […]

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Sep
30

Spoonful of Chutney – Wordless Wednesday

Wordless Wednesday: South Indian filter coffee, before and after brewing. We South Indians are fiercely proud of our coffee, and for good reason. It’s aromatic, rich, and the best antidote to alarm clocks. You can try some at Mylapore in Folsom (which I’d earlier reviewed for its excellent dosa.)

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May
07

Things to Eat and Drink in Seattle

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My recommendations on things to eat and drink in Seattle, based on a recent weekend trip. Clockwise from the top:

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Jul
18

Chef’s Coffee Challenge

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  We have exciting news for all of you coffee connoisseurs – Sacramento’s Chocolate Fish Coffee Roasters is hosting the first ever, Chef’s Coffee Challenge at their newest East Sacramento location on Saturday, July 27th at 6:30 p.m. where one of Sacramento’s hottest chefs, Aimal Formoli of Formoli’s Bistro will prepare a four-course dinner and […]

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Jan
29

Temple Coffee House

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What a revelation it was to discover I could enjoy the taste of coffee without adding cream or sugar.  In the past, if I ever had to drink a regular cup of coffee, I would find myself dissatisfied by the lack of flavor and bitter taste.  It wasn’t until I discovered Temple Coffee House and […]

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May
11

Tightwad Tuesday: Starbucks Happy Hour

Need a little afternoon caffeine boost? Craving something cold and refreshing? Well, you’re in luck because now until May 16, Starbucks is offering a Happy Hour! Head to any participating Starbucks between 3 and 5 p.m. and enjoy a half-priced Frappuccino beverage. Starbucks is known for its large selection of Frappuccino’s with flavors like Coffee, […]

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Mar
22

Free Starbucks Pastries!!

For all of you coffee-drinking, pastry-loving foodies, March 23rd is Free Pastry Day at Starbucks! Head to any participating Starbucks and receive one free pastry with the purchase of any handcrafted, brewed, or iced beverage. If you aren’t familiar with Starbucks pastry selection, they have delicious croissants, bagels, pound cakes, scones, muffins, doughnuts and more. […]

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Oct
16

Just Millin’

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Are you a coffee snob? You know, one of those people whose mission in life is to make and drink the perfect espresso or cup of coffee? In your world, the coffee must be ground to a particular standard, the water filtration must be just so, and even the method by which the coffee is […]

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Jun
13

Chocolate Fish Coffee, Sacramento

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Working in an office, a mid-afternoon caffeine fix is often necessary.  We “discovered” a new coffee shop that not only has delicious drinks, but also offers a unique New Zealand flare – right here in downtown Sac.  Located on the corner of 3rd and Q Street, from the outside you might second guess if Chocolate […]

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