Mar 7, 2013 1:30 PM
Made with traditional Guinness Draught and Harp Lager, when made right the Black and Tan forms two distinct layers in the glass. The secret to making a great Black and Tan is the “Black and Tan spoon” and the proper pouring technique. Follow our simple steps for the perfect pour!Continue reading …
Feb 25, 2013 11:36 AM
It's Heart Health Month, and we partnered with the American Heart Association and Sacramento's Go Red for Women for the 2013 Children's Heart Art Challenge art contest, sponsored locally by Nugget Markets and designed to share heart-health awareness in a fun, creative way. This year, local 4th and 5th grade classes at schools near each Nugget Market location were invited to take the challenge, and here are our winners in each category! Congratulations to our winners and all the kids and teachers who have a Heart for Art!
• Theme: What activities keep your heart healthy and strong? Winner: Maya Nambisan, Grade 4, Jackson Elementary School, El Dorado Hills, CA
• Theme: What can you eat to keep your heart healthy and happy? Winner: Liorah Dushkin, Grade 5, Orchard Elementary School, Vacaville, CA
• Theme: What does a healthy heart look like to you? Winner: Julia Erlewine, Grade 5, Martin Luther King Jr. School, Sacramento CAContinue reading …
Feb 14, 2013 2:38 PM
Celebrate Valentine’s Day with a classic Napa Valley sparkling wine with a French influence. Owned by the same company that owns Moët and Dom Perignon, these folks know their bubbles! We offer several varieties of Chandon Champagne available on sale this week at $13.99, save save $8.Continue reading …
Feb 14, 2013 2:33 PM
As long as I’ve got my suit and tie .... and chocolate dipped strawberries. Our long-stemmed strawberries are all pressed up in black and white. They're dipped in dark chocolate and finished with one of the following: toasted coconut, pecans, chocolate chips, walnuts, Oreo crumbs or toasted walnuts.Continue reading …
Feb 13, 2013 9:11 AM
Are you new to the wines of Bordeaux? Now would be the perfect time to jump in with both feet! The 2009 vintage has been described by Wine Spectator as having “lush layers of fruit and dense but polished structure." Already showing up on shelves is the 2010 vintage. Not as plush as 2009, it's the classic, racier style that is Bordeaux! Stop by your local Nugget; we would love to give you a tour of Bordeaux!Continue reading …
Feb 12, 2013 2:26 PM
Looking for a last minute Valentine's Day gift? Made with wild-crafted senegalese shea butter, soy wax, coconut oil, palm oil, and pure essential oils, Soaptopia’s Massage Candles are sure to enlighten the senses. Scoop out the rich oil blend and rub it into the skin for super smooth skin.Continue reading …
Feb 11, 2013 9:01 AM
It doesn’t get much more romantic than beer, unless of course you throw chocolate in the mix! This USDA organic beer brewed locally in Berkeley, CA is medium bodied with rich cocoa and roasted malt aromas and dark chocolate and espresso flavors.
Cheese Pairings: Gorgonzola, blue cheeses, Humboldt Fog, Stilton. Food Pairings: Oysters, dark chocolate, cheesecake, and tiramisu. $10.99/6 packContinue reading …
Feb 1, 2013 9:41 AM
When we think of wines from Portugal, the great sweet Port wines come to mind first. However these days, more of the wines from Portugal's Douro Valley are being made in a dry table wine style. The quality of these wines has been consistently excellent at all price levels. Try the Altano Red for a great bargain wine at just $7.99, or the 2009 Chryseia (one of the best wines I've tasted this year) from Prats & Symington.- Mike Taylor, Wine Steward at Davis, Covell Blvd.Continue reading …
Jan 30, 2013 1:11 PM
Fulfill your craving with Krave Jerky, a healthy game day snack! Locally produced in Sonoma, Krave jerky has no nitrates, hormones or artificial flavors and is made with all-natural lean cut meats. Each variety comes with pairing suggestions on the packaging. Misha, our beer specialist, has put together these excellent suggestions.
KRAVE JERKY Chili Lime pairs great with Corona and a wedge of lime when you need to cool off from the spicy chili heat. If you love spice and bold flavors, pair this with a nice citrusy India Pale Ale like Stone IPA from San Diego. Available in 22 oz. ($4.39) and 6 pks. ($10.99).Continue reading …
KRAVE JERKY Sweet Honey Chipotle pairs great with Newcastle Brown Ale. Newcastle has nice rich caramel malt flavor and a smooth finish that match up nicely with the jerky’s honey and chipotle taste.
12pk 15.99 save $1.50
6pk $8.99 save $1
Jan 30, 2013 10:33 AM
These simple, sweet treats are a fun way to celebrate the big day. Simply heat up Baker’s Dipping Dark Chocolate in the microwave, dip in our juicy fresh strawberries, let the chocolate harden, and decorate with white frosting. Whether your team wins or loses there’s, no denying chocolate dipped strawberries will make the outcome sweeter.Continue reading …