The French region called Alsace is a charming place, about the size of Connecticut, separated from the rest of France by the Vosges Mountains and from Germany by the Rhine River. It’s full of picturesque, medieval wine villages with cobbled streets and Michelin-starred restaurants. Tourists come for hot-air ballooning, cooking classes, wine museums and of course, tasting the wines.
Grocery Outlet, a privately held discount supermarket chain with Sacramento stores, announces it’s being acquired by new investors.
Even at $75, the Broderick Roadhouse “Off the Bridge” dinner scheduled for Sept. 28 was a relative deal. The multi-course meal on the final day of Sacramento’s “Farm-to-Fork Week” celebrations was designed as a more affordable alternative to the $175 Tower Bridge dinner that same day - not to mention some relief from the abundance of pricey farm dinners held regularly throughout the region.
Learn the basics of safe dehydration techniques as a method of preserving foods.
It took cheese to teach me how good white wine is.
Learn to preserve apples with the help of master food preservers.