Food & Wine

Roseville farmers market to hold health food fest

The Roseville farmers market will celebrate a milestone in making produce accessible to low-income families this weekend with the 2016 Placer County Fruit & Veggie Fest. Accor ...

Polish Festival to bring taste of the old country to Roseville

The 27th annual Polish Festival will be from noon-6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10 at the Polish American Club located at 327 Main Street, Roseville. Hundreds of servings of potato panca ...

Wineries, restaurants team up for Granite Bay band fundraiser

Some of the Napa Valley’s best wineries will be joining some of Roseville and Granite Bay’s best restaurants later this month to support some of the top high school mus ...

The crimson & gold bounty of Le Casque wines

Celebrating good earth and lush vines is the philosophy behind Le Casque, a Rhone-centric winery surrounded by gardens on the border of Granite Bay and Loomis. Winemakers Kevin Ste ...

Treasures of Peru come to Granite Bay

California’s top travel experts on Peru believe so strongly in the land’s enthralling ruggedness and warm, indigenous energy that they brought the Andes directly to the ...

True Margarita Maestros: Granite Bay, Roseville area a hot spot for Cinco de Mayo drinks

Tequila. It’s the ageless elixir of agave, warming spirits since the days when Aztecs fermented Pulque sap and Spanish conquistadors brewed Mezcal in dried pyramids of mud. W ...

The pork sensations of Central Mexico in Granite Bay

The sign on the door says “homemade food,” and the homeland invoked is Guanajuato, a terrene of brushy mountains, deep silver mines and raging arts festivals that chann ...

Detour Before Dark: The Boxing Donkey's luck of the neighborhood Irish pub

“Famine ships” took the Irish to the East Coast before laying rail lines brought them out West, and in Roseville their immigrant dream settled into a vision of squealin ...

Detour Before Dark: Falling under ‘South’s’ deep spell of comfort

Detour Before Dark is a monthly feature that visits the most intriguing food, wine and entertainment destinations within a 45-minute drive of South Placer County.  Born in Ne ...

Our View: Southern bits and the speed of Mardi Gras

February offers two celebration options: One involves a vacuous, corporate-manufactured holiday aimed at wringing cash from depleted wallets while mercilessly preying on guilt and ...

Crawfish Factory sells new Cajun-California fusion in South Placer

Roseville resident Kitt Lee has trained employees at the Crawfish Factory to welcome visitors as if they’ve never been to a place quite like it before, because likely, in the ...

Detour Before Dark: Drinking Scotch at the Imperial with the Mother Lode Scots

Detour Before Dark is a monthly feature that visits the most intriguing food, wine and entertainment destinations within a 45-minute drive of South Placer County.  The Scots ...