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Casa Garden gets new chef with exciting new menu ideas

Photo by Monica Stark Shown here is CC Curran, the new chef at the Casa Garden restaurant, who is making is making menu changes and starting new events like the dawn of an inaugural Mother's Day brunch for the price

Seasons 52 Brings Fresh Flavors and Jobs to Arden Fair

Seasons 52, the fresh grill and wine bar restaurant known for its seasonally inspired menu, has begun recruiting team members for its new restaurant in Arden Fair. The restaurant is expected to bring an additional 100 new jobs to the

Ravenous Café: A neighborhood gourmet restaurant

Ravenous Café owner Wade Sawaya fondly remembers the wonderful dishes his mother made for her family and the love and care she added to make each meal special. Born in the Azores Islands in Portugal, Sawaya had his first experience

14th annual grand opening of student-run culinary arts café

On Oct. 25, local educators and civic leaders helped celebrate the 14th annual grand opening of one of Sacramento County’s best-kept fine dining secrets: the Culinary Arts Café, where students at Leo A. Palmiter Jr./Sr. High School and Elinor Lincoln

The Art of Ramen: Shoki Ramen House

Tucked into a little, unassuming building in a Curtis Park neighborhood is one of the precious gems that make Sacramento a culinary treasure. Pure, all-natural ramen. Clockwise from upper left, Soy Milk Ramen, Tan Tan Men Ramen and Shio Ramen.

From film crew worker to Piatti’s executive chef

Ryan O’Malley graduated with a degree in film and video studies from the University of Michigan. So how did this self-taught cook become Piatti’s executive chef? Hard at work: Ryan O’Malley is the executive chef at Piatti’s, located at 571