Try some tasty food and drink, all with a heaping side helping of Sacramento pride, at the upcoming “Taste of Summer” Farm-to-Fork event, presented by Save Mart. On June 3, from 4–7 p.m., you can relax to the sounds of Current Personae while sipping some of the best of what local wineries have to offer at the Grand Tasting event, which will take place at Cesar Chavez Plaza. Beer from craft breweries, such as Lagunitas, will also be on hand, and, of course, plenty of food from Jollity Farmstead Cheese and local restaurants such as Downtown and Vine, Dawson’s Steakhouse and others. On June 4, it’s time for the third annual Farm-to-Fork Sunday Brunch, which will take place outside on a tree-lined stretch of 13th Street. Expect bottomless bloody Marys and mimosas, as well as some of the best food Sacramento has to offer. Tickets can be purchased for the individual events, or you can save money by purchasing a bundled ticket for both at

**This write-up first appeared in print on page 10 of issue #240 (May 22 – June 5, 2017)**