Eats

Whiskey Wishes and Smoked Meat Dreams: Cask and Barrel

Cask and Barrel 1431 Del Paso Boulevard, Sacramento Situated on the triangular corner of Del Paso Boulevard and Arden Way like a shorter, rounder art deco version of the Flatiron Building, Sacramento restaurant Cask and Barrel gives off a funky vibe. The orange building once belonged to the restaurant Enotria,…

Summer Ice Cream Socials with Ginger Elizabeth • June 11, 2016

Chocolatiers and chocolate enthusiasts alike will revel at the presentation of Ginger Elizabeth’s “Summer Ice Cream Social” events. As luck would have it, the first of four installments just so happens to fall on my daughter’s birthday. When temperatures soar in the Sacramento Valley, this downtown haven for all things…

DOSHA WISH: Veg Serves Up Brunch, Lunch and Good Health

Pleasant surprises are always welcome. I entered Veg to get a routine food review in and eat some brunch. I exited, inspired with a real story. Suleka Sun-Lindley quietly opened Veg at 2431 J Street (above Thai Basil) this January following the November closure of Level Up. To Sun-Lindley, this…

Get Your Hands on New Glory’s Key Lime Gose While You Can!

One of the greatest things about the rise in popularity of craft beer is that brewers have the freedom to get creative, if even a little weird. During a recent trip to Capitol Beer and Tap Room, I tried a stout that was brewed with Peeps, the little yellow marshmellow…