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Don't Miss the 11th Annual Grape Escape this Saturday!

Don't Miss the 11th Annual Grape Escape this Saturday!

Get your taste buds ready! The 11th Annual Save Mart Grape Escape is scheduled for this Saturday, June 1, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the newly renovated Cesar Chavez Park in downtown Sacramento.  This annual culinary celebration is the region’s premier food and wine event that showcases 200 varietals from regional wineries and food from dozens of local restaurants. This all-inclusive event provides a rare opportunity for attendees to sip wine from the eight wine regions in the greater Sacramento area while enjoying delicious food samples from Sacramento’s top restaurants.

As a crowd-pleasing event highlight, the Save Mart Grape Escape will also showcase a spirited “Chef’s Challenge” cook-off presented by the Institute of Technology Culinary Academy.

Superfoods for a super you: Raw chocolate

Superfoods for a super you: Raw chocolate

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3 Classic gin cocktails to try

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Fresh strawberry banana pops

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Homemade Marshmallow Fluff

Homemade Marshmallow Fluff

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Buy One, Get One Free at Peet's Coffee on Mother's Day

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If you love your mother, treat her to a cup of coffee on Sunday, and get one free for yourself at Peet's Coffee. Or if you can barely tolerate your mother, grab a cup of coffee before seeing her so..... Read More