A Foodies Guide

Tahoe Donner Big Life Experience

Tahoe Donner Big Life Experience

In this video see how the Tahoe Donner Association makes Truckee their “Base Camp for a Big Life.” Tahoe Donner is one of America’s largest homeowner’s associations, with nearly 6,500 properties and 25,000 members enjoying over 7,500 acres in the Sierra Nevada mountains. Tahoe Donner is an eclectic community with a passion for outdoor recreation and a celebration of the Tahoe lifestyle.

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Summer Watermelon Salad Recipe

Summer Watermelon Salad Recipe

Nothing quite satisfy’s the palette on a warm summer day than like the taste of watermelon. Moody’s Bistro chef William Burns shares with us a delicious salad recipe that takes the experience of eating watermelon up to the next level. In this recipe, Chef Burns combines delectable ingredients of pea shoots, pea pesto, Marcona almonds, feta, and mint.  Try this combination at home for a family and friend summer barbecue gathering.

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Last Call: Truckee’s Taproom Tour

Last Call: Truckee’s Taproom Tour

Summer in Truckee means early morning paddling on Donner Lake, mountain bike rides and pump track sessions. Donner train tunnel hikes and rock climbing, floating the river and hanging out in downtown. In my mind, a cold beer or a great glass of wine is the perfect pairing to all of those activities, and a great way to end a day spent with family and friends outdoors.

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Truckee’s Best Patios & Porches

Truckee’s Best Patios & Porches

 

Summer is officially upon us, and with its heat comes an endless search for the perfect shaded patio—and if you’re anything like me, ambiance is everything. Look no further than these nooks and crannies nestled around Truckee. From artisanal ice cream cones at the lake to butternut squash ravioli on a hill, many of Truckee’s renowned food establishments also serve as impeccable spots to enjoy a view,

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A Local’s Guide to Truckee Après

A Local’s Guide to Truckee Après

If there’s one thing Truckee locals know how to do, it’s après! In truth, you really can’t go wrong anywhere, but I’ve come up with a list of some of my all-time favorite spots. It’s entirely likely you’ll see me sitting at the barstool across from you at one of the below establishments—make sure to say hello!

FiftyFifty Brewing Co.

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