wine

Placer wine ordinance update bottled up for now

The lengthy process for new rules for Placer County wineries is getting longer. With the potential for challenges to the adequacy of the environmental analysis in a negative decla ...

Crawdads (mini lobsters) are fun to catch, great to eat

Some people call the little critters crawdads; others call them crayfish or mudbugs. In reality, it’s a little freshwater mini lobster.Some people use live crawdads for bait. ...

Taste excellence at Sierra College fundraiser

The Sierra College Foundation will savor its seventh annual “A Taste of Excellence” on Saturday, April 9, at the Sierra College Rocklin campus. The elegant food- and wine-tas ...

Fall full of tastebud-friendly festivities

Fall is working its way into the foothills, bringing with it a feast of fairs and festivals where food and beverages are the focus. Grab a snack and start marking your calendar w ...