Feature – Backyard Vineyards

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 feature BACKYARD VINEYARDS Budding wine grape growers are turning Reno-Tahoe into Grapezilla. WRITTEN BY AMANDA BURDENPHOTOS BY JACI GOODMAN   For more than 44 years, Bill Patterson has loved horticulture. For […]

Edible Notables – Gaining Ground

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edible notables GAINING GROUND Nevada craft distillery and winery laws are game changers. WRITTEN BY SUE EDMONDSONPHOTOS COURTESY OF FREY RANCH ESTATE DISTILLERY AND THE DEPOT Nevada’s craft spirit distillers […]

Edible Travel – El Dorado

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 edible travel SAVOR EL DORADO Visit the Sierra foothills’ golden county. WRITTEN BY MARNIE MCARTHURPHOTOS COURTESY OF EL DORADO COUNTY VISITORS AUTHORITY   Over the mountains from here, El Dorado […]

Edible Endeavors – Tasting Freedom

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edible endeavors TASTING FREEDOM For a century, Carson City prison dairy inmates work to change their lives. WRITTEN BY BARBARA TWITCHELLPHOTOS BY CANDICE NYANDO The setting is downright pastoral. Cows, […]

Edible Uncorked – Mastering Wine

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 edible uncorked MASTERING WINE Area sommeliers take the ultimate wine lover’s journey. WRITTEN BY HEIDI BETHELPHOTOS BY MICHAEL OKIMOTO   Picture this … You’re sitting next to a cozy fireplace […]

Cover – Cocktail Construction 101

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cover COCKTAIL CONSTRUCTION 101 Local pros offer wow-worthy tips for building a better drink. WRITTEN BY ANN LINDEMANNPHOTOS BY JEFF ROSS   You know that delightful feeling when the bartender […]

Edible Guide – Sweetheart Sips

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 edible guide SWEETHEART SIPS Cuddle up to some of edible Reno-Tahoe’s favorite drinkable Valentine’s Day gifts. WRITTEN BY ERIN MEYERINGWILD CHERRIES AND CARAMEL SAUCE, “PHOTO BY JACI GOODMAN” TOO SOUL TEA […]

Cover – Bar Basics

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cover BAR BASICS 5 essential tools of the trade. WRITTEN BY ANN LINDEMANN  A list of must-haves emerged after touching base with four local bartending experts. Here are the five tried-and-true […]

Edible Traditions – A Taste Thrill

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 edible traditions A TASTE THRILL Town House Cocktail refreshed Reno divorcées in the 1930s. WRITTEN BY ALICIA BARBERPHOTOS COURTESY OF SPECIAL COLLECTIONS, UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA LIBRARIES   The year was […]