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Warm Up with Tahoe Food

Warm Up with Tahoe Food November 23, 2010 | Food | Read More
Winter is here and the ski resorts are opening up their slopes for some great early powder. Local restaurants are heating up their menus too with some dishes that are sure to keep you warm after your play date with the snow. Try some of these places for some hot and spicy grub. Orchids Authentic Thai...

Five Cozy Tahoe Cafés

Five Cozy Tahoe Cafés October 22, 2010 | Food, What's New | Read More
The warmth of summer is coming to an end and winter has not yet descended onto the mountains of Tahoe, but now is the time to get cozy. Fall is a great time to come up to the lake, but sometimes the weather is not perfect for hiking, biking or sitting on the beach. A nice way to relax and look at the...

Truckee River Winery: The Highest and Coldest

Truckee River Winery: The Highest and Coldest October 1, 2010 | Food | Read More
There is a winery located in one of the highest and coldest places in the continental U.S. Freezing temperatures have been recorded every month of the year in Truckee, California, but that doesn’t stop the Truckee River Winery from producing and bottling their own fair share of award winning wine....

Lake Tahoe Restaurant Week

Lake Tahoe Restaurant Week August 24, 2010 | Events, Food, Things to Do | Read More
Starting the first week in September, over two dozen Lake Tahoe restaurants and bistros will be participating in the first-ever Lake Tahoe Restaurant Week. From September 5 to September 12, 2010, various eateries around the lake will celebrate cuisine and culinary talent with 3-course prix-fixe menus...

Tahoe Brew: Five Places to Grab a Beer

Tahoe Brew: Five Places to Grab a Beer August 13, 2010 | Food, Nightlife | Read More
In the dog days of summer, there is only one beverage that can beat the heat: beer. After a day of hiking, sightseeing and playing on the blue water, a tall glass of frosty cold beverage is calling to the visitors of Lake Tahoe. But where do you go? Here are five of the best beer halls and bars in the...

Ten Places for Tahoe Outdoor Dining

Ten Places for Tahoe Outdoor Dining July 26, 2010 | Food, Things to Do | Read More
The summer season at Lake Tahoe is short but sweet. Because of the wonderful moderate temperature, sunny skies and lack of insects in the summer months, most meals can be eaten outside. Whether it’s a picnic on the beach or a gourmet meal at a restaurant, visitors to the lake can enjoy their food,...

Essential Tahoe Snacks

Essential Tahoe Snacks July 7, 2010 | Food, Travel Tips | Read More
The Lake Tahoe and Reno areas are surprisingly health-conscious. Nearly every local participates in several different outdoor sports, and for 2010 the area was ranked one of the top 25 places to live by Men’s Journal magazine because of its easy access to outdoor sports. In 2009, a poll by Gallup...

Screaming for Lake Tahoe Ice Cream

Screaming for Lake Tahoe Ice Cream June 29, 2010 | Food, Things to Do | Read More
With temperatures finally reaching into the 80s and 90s for the next coming weeks, this is a good time to celebrate summer with an ice cream cone. Summer may not be complete without a visit to an ice cream shop and the multitude of flavors. Several locations around the lake serve up many different kinds...

Mission Impossible? The $5 Meal at Lake Tahoe

Mission Impossible? The $5 Meal at Lake Tahoe June 8, 2010 | Food, Things to Do | Read More
In a resort town like Lake Tahoe, you can be hard pressed to find an inexpensive and filling meal for a low price. Of course, anyone can go to a fast food restaurant, or on the Nevada side, there are usually casino specials for $1.99 pancakes or eggs or $2.99 hot dogs and beer. However, if you want a...

Beginners’ Guide to Casino Buffets

Beginners’ Guide to Casino Buffets May 26, 2010 | Food, Hotels, Nightlife, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
There may be no better deal in the world than the casino buffet. Imagine a food lover’s delight spread out on several thousand square feet: salads, carved meats, pasta, fish and seafood, fried chicken and mashed potatoes, Asian and Mexican dishes, soups and breads, vegetables, cold cuts, desserts...