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Cheers! It’s National Tequila Day

Cheers! It’s National Tequila Day

Today might arguably be one of the best days of the year. Why, you might ask? Well, it’s National Tequila Day, of course! And this year, we should all celebrate because it’s also on a FRIDAY!! On top of that, it’s summer and here in Sacramento our farmers’ markets and local shops are bursting with the most amazing fresh fruits and veggies to play with in tequila concoctions. This trifecta makes for the ultimate tequila celebration, no excuses. ... Read More

SMOOTHIES!

SMOOTHIES!
Just the name alone sounds refreshing, right?

If you were lucky enough to get a Vitamix or Ninja as a gift recently then you are probably looking for all kinds if smoothie recipes.  Here is a great little Green smoothie chart to give you inspiration for your own fruit and veggie combinations.

A Toast to Education Winemakers Dinner

A Toast to Education Winemakers Dinner
A Toast to Education Winemakers Dinner
08-29-2015 - 08-29-2015
Sacramento County Farm Bureau
http://sacfarmbureau.org/winemakersdinner.html
Admission: Individual Tickets $85 Table Sponsorship $1,000
 
(916) 685-6958
staff@sacfarmbureau.org
http://sacfarmbureau.org/winemakersdinner.html
Start Time(s): Sat 6:30pm Appetizers 5:30pm
The Sacramento Farm Bureau Foundation for Agricultural Education is celebrating Sacramento Countys bountiful harvest with A Toast to Education winemakers dinner 
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Food Truck Mania: Elk Grove (July-September)

Food Truck Mania: Elk Grove (July-September)
Food Truck Mania: Elk Grove (July-September)
07-01-2015 - 09-02-2015
SactoMoFo
http://sactomofo.com/calendar/
Admission: Free entry *Plus the cost of food and drinks
 
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Great Idea: DIY Summer Bars

Great Idea: DIY Summer Bars

Elizabeth Leader Smith

Kimchi Burgers

One of the most memorable summer afternoon parties I’ve attended included a DIY cocktail bar with a muddle station. There were homemade simple syrups, berries and herbs to add flavor to the liquor of our choice. We muddled, tested and tasted until the sun went down perfecting our personalized cocktails... Read More

COACH ALEXIS RECOMMENDS...

COACH ALEXIS RECOMMENDS...
COCONUT CHIA PUDDING

Ingredients:
2 tablespoons chia seeds
½ cup coconut milk, unsweetened
1 tablespoon coconut flakes, unsweetened
1/8 cup cinnamon
½ teaspoon vanilla extract
1 teaspoon maple syrup

Stir together chia seeds, coconut milk, coconut flakes, cinnamon, vanilla extract and maple syrup.  Cover and set aside for at least 10 minutes.

Top with ¼ cup of berries (strawberries, blueberries, raspberries or any other) and 2 table spoons of sliced almonds.