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Farm to Glass

Bartender Andrew Calisterio on why Sacramento should be proud to be a “cow town” Words by Anthony Giannotti Sacramento has been labeled by many in larger metropolitan areas in California as a “cow town.” While this may or may not be true on many levels, the fact that we are…

LUIGI’S DAVIS CLOSES, RENOVATIONS PLANNED FOR MIDTOWN LOCATION

If you attended last Saturday night’s show at Luigi’s in Davis as part of Davis Music Fest, you would have never known you were witnessing the final show the venue would host. The very next day, Luigi’s quietly closed its doors for good. “It just didn’t resonate and never got…

1000 Vegan Cupcakes for Charity – April 22, 2012

In celebration of Earth Day on Sunday, April 22, 2012 Sacramento Vegan Challenge will present “1000 Vegan Cupcakes for Charity.” Ten local bakers will make 100 vegan cupcakes each with themes like Fresh ‘n’ Local, Cupcakes Around the World and Save the Rainforest, and from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m….

Lagunitas’ Beer Circus at Dad’s Kitchen / March 2, 2012

Beer? Circus? Of course we couldn’t let the Taste section run without some mention of Sacramento’s third annual beer week! Stop by Dad’s Kitchen on Friday night to see attractions from Lagunitas’ renowned beer circus, hosted by Sacramento Lagunitas rep Justin Seybold. Just $6 gets you a logo pint glass…

SACRAMENTO BACON FEST! Jan. 20-22, 2012

Bacon lovers unite! From Jan. 20—22 the inaugural Sacramento Bacon Fest will be sizzling in venues all over town. On Friday, Jan. 20, 2012 at 8 p.m. at Luigi’s Fungarden (1050 20th Street), check out the “Kevin Bacon Tribute Night” featuring musical artists like Jem and Scout, Aaron King, The…

G STREET PUB IN DAVIS RETURNS AS G STREET WUNDERBAR

Back in February Davis’ G Street Pub closed its doors for good, or at least that’s what everyone thought. Turns out, former head bartender Chris Armanini purchased the place and re-opened it in late October under a new name, G Street Wunderbar. The location underwent intensive remodeling, including an updated…

All Killer, No Filler

Ernesto’s Mexican Food 1901 16th Street – Sacramento Ernesto’s Mexican Food is celebrating its 20th year on the corner of 16th and S streets, which is a mighty feat in local dining and deserving of our deepest apologies. Last Thursday, three staff members took their maiden steps into the cantina….

Cranberry Apple Salsa at Bows and Arrows

During our recent patio visit to Bows and Arrows whilst enjoying a bottle of wine, Submerge was surprised with a sneak-taste of their new cranberry apple salsa and it was impressive. In the words of our fine publisher, Melissa-Dubs, “Honestly, it’s the best shit I’ve ever tasted.” It’s sweet, obviously…