wine

Placer County wine on the way to China?

A couple sharing sweet nothings and a bottle of Wise Villa Winery wine in a Beijing restaurant? A Mumbai family sitting down to dinner with a bottle of wine made in Placer County ...

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 ...