Food & Wine

Cruz into Rudy’s for lobster and steak

Since 1972, Rudy’s Hideaway Lobster House and Bar has been a community staple for steak and lobster, and now the local landmark is expanding its services with their brand new ...

Auburn chefs weigh in on barehanded or glove contact regulation changes

A new state law that brings California into alignment with most other states will see a new look for food preparers from the humblest fast-food establishment to the highest end eat ...

Take taste buds on a world tour with Folsom's International Culinary Festival

FOLSOM, CA - A culinary trip around the world, without ever leaving Folsom, is being planned for 3-6 p.m., Sunday, March 23, at the Folsom Community Center, 52 Natoma St., Folsom. ...

Pair wine and beer at Purple Place maker dinner

Madroña Vineyards Wine Maker Paul Bush and American River Brewing Company Brew Master David Mathis have worked together for more than 10 years teaching people the similariti ...

Placer County wineries represent region well at 2014 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition

Stop me if you’ve heard this before. Placer County wineries clean up at the 2014 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition. If it sounds familiar, it’s only because th ...

Daytrip through Amador County

For those looking for a daytrip adventure close to home, families and friends can enjoy a day of history, nature and lunch in Amador County. Maureen Funk, Amador Council of Touris ...

Foodies preach benefits of eating Placer County grown

Way before the general public gave deeper thought to the source of their food and began modifying their consumer habits accordingly, Joanne Neft was touting the benefits of local f ...

Willow Café expands bakery to meet customers’ needs

Willow Café and Sweetery has been open for business in Folsom for a little more than two years, and it’s already time for the café to expand to meet the communi ...

Dining View: Grandma inspires Granite Bay diner

I’ve been hearing some “word on the street” about a relative newcomer to the Granite Bay restaurant scene, Grandma’s Kitchen, and I recently decided to give ...