Battle Royale, Beer Lovers: Manderes Vs. Samuel Horne’s Tavern

Battle Royale, Beer Lovers: Manderes Vs. Samuel Horne’s Tavern A myfolsomite thought it would be fun to every once in a while pit one Folsom establishment against another in a head-to-head battle. So I am passing this along today to get your input too. Please post your replies/comments below and I will submit them to…

A must read article about the “new” cookbook bible

You must read this great article written by Sara Fuss of Shine Yahoo, entitled “The rarifed world of Modernist Cuisine“. Click on the article (link below) to read a very good description of the book set,  then be sure to click on each of the photos shown above the article to read the detailed culinary…

Shopping at your local Farmer’s Market

Shopping for quality fresh food items can sometimes be hit or miss at a grocery store depending on how long items have been on a store shelf and where the item originally came from.   I’ve had the misfortune of occasionally buying what looks like fresh packed produce only to find it spoiled or rotten within…

Folsom’s New Beer Garden and Grill

Last night the misses and I went out to visit Folsom’s newest gastropub, The Beer Garden and Grill at 6608 Folsom-Auburn Rd. Folsom, CA 95630  (no website yet).   They opened a week ago and have so far received some fairly good reviews from locals.   Folsom could use another pub being that our two favorites…