Gary Brown, left, and Jay Halverson took over ownership of Shakey’s in 1984. Shakey’s was for a time the world’s largest pizza chain. The original Shakey’s sign at 57th and J streets, above, is now part of the Sacramento history archives.
Gary Brown, left, and Jay Halverson took over ownership of Shakey’s in 1984. Shakey’s was for a time the world’s largest pizza chain. The original Shakey’s sign at 57th and J streets, above, is now part of the Sacramento history archives. Garry Gillis Sacramento Bee file
Gary Brown, left, and Jay Halverson took over ownership of Shakey’s in 1984. Shakey’s was for a time the world’s largest pizza chain. The original Shakey’s sign at 57th and J streets, above, is now part of the Sacramento history archives. Garry Gillis Sacramento Bee file
Nosh Pit with Chris Macias

Nosh Pit with Chris Macias

Chris Macias chops it up about local food issues

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January 09, 2015 4:00 PM

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Chris Macias has served as The Sacramento Bee's food and wine writer since 2008. His writing adventures have ranged from the kitchen at French Laundry to helping pick 10 tons of zinfandel grapes with migrant farmworkers in Lodi. Chris judges regularly at food, wine and cocktail competitions around Northern California. Reach him at cmacias@sacbee.com or 916-321-1253. Twitter: @chris_macias.