Food & Wine

Buddhist Food Bazaar returns for 49th year

The Placer Buddhist Church expects more than 12,000 people at its 49th Annual Food Bazaar the weekend of Sept. 28 and 29, in Penryn.  “Our church started in old town Pe ...

Get ready for a hot time downtown

Be on the lookout for golden spoons at this year’s Hot Chili Cool Cars. This year is the 20th anniversary of the event, and to commemorate the milestone, three golden spoons ...

Who has the best burger in Placer County?

What goes better with football than a flavor-filled juicy burger and an ice-cold draft? This season, a team of hungry football fans will be on the search for the best burger in Pl ...

Logo experts win Herald contest

Ed, Linda and Jacob Studer, of Rocklin, are the winners of “Logo Mania,” a Placer Herald contest in which readers searched the paper to match logos with advertisements. ...

The rise of coffee culture

Across the nation, the “Third Wave” coffee movement keeps evolving into a quiet lifestyle revolution, offering people culinary art in a cup while fostering unique gathe ...

Zorro’s Villa Rosa opens in Rocklin

It’s been 13 years since the last time Loomis resident Zarco Rozic opened a restaurant in a new location, and this month he will return to work with a new business in Rocklin ...

Help the hungry at food bank event

A spaghetti dinner to support the Placer Food Bank will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 22, at Alta Manor, 930 Oak Ridge Drive, Roseville. The dinner will include spaghetti, garl ...

Pack a lunch everybody likes

Packing school lunches can be a challenge. Parents want children to eat a healthy meal and kids want something that tastes good. The trick is finding foods that both will accept. T ...

Strikes bowls diners over with new Halftime menu

Bryan Peterson, executive chef of the Halftime Bar & Grill at Strikes Unlimited, holds up a tray of seared ahi, just part of the restaurant’s new menu. Strikes owner Kari ...