Nick Dedier is co-owner of Aji Bistro in El Dorado Hills. The restaurant is one of many offering special meals through the weekend.
Nick Dedier is co-owner of Aji Bistro in El Dorado Hills. The restaurant is one of many offering special meals through the weekend. José Luis Villegas Sacramento Bee file
Nick Dedier is co-owner of Aji Bistro in El Dorado Hills. The restaurant is one of many offering special meals through the weekend. José Luis Villegas Sacramento Bee file
Nosh Pit with Chris Macias

Nosh Pit with Chris Macias

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February 07, 2015 04:00 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.