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November 2016 Newsletter

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“True comfort food can wrap its arms around you and give you a great big hug.” – Jamie Oliver Greetings! Our biggest little high desert home offers a slew of opportunities for food lovers everywhere to delight their palettes. The oasis that is Reno’s culinary scene wouldn’t be possible without the hardworking, inspiring and talented…

In Search of Winter Comforts

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Hi!  What a winter this is turning out to be! If you’re in the Reno/Tahoe area, you know exactly what we’re talking about. If you aren’t lucky enough to call this place home, think more snow days than you know what to do with, white out storms perfect for cozy days next to the fire and picturesque…

Fall Flavors Welcome Cooler Months

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“I cannot endure to waste anything so precious as autumnal sunshine by staying in the house.“ Nathaniel Hawthorne, The American Notebooks Between Summer + Winter As is the way in many American cities, corn mazes are en route to grooming, pumpkin patches are picked and apple pies can be frequently found on most menus. In Reno, we too…

5 Summer Drinks in Reno Perfect for Beating the Heat

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Today marks the first official day of Summer. Temperatures are rising and days are long, which means there’s plenty of time to get out there and enjoy some of Reno’s best cocktails. When we think of summer, we think fresh flavors, the occasional bubbles, and bright colors. We’re talking about the type of drinks that…

Artown Midtown Tour

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Experience Midtown District like you haven’t seen before with a behind-the-scenes look at the diversity with our food offerings.  Taste your way through Midtown while learning about the cultural, historic and architectural interest from our culinary storytellers. EVENT DETAILS Date: July 16th 2016 Time: 11am- 2pm Ticket Price: $65 per person Start location: provided upon…

8 Things to Discover in Reno This Fall!

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Reno Food Tours on the brand new Virginia bridge! #EatUpReno Thank you! It’s been a whirlwind of a month!  Our first month of Reno Food Tours has been nothing short of spectacular. Seriously. We’ve met so many interesting people, walked the streets of two of Reno’s raddest neighborhoods and have uncovered another layer of history…

7 Awesome Reno Craft Breweries to Check Out Today

It’s a great time for drinking beer in Reno, Nevada. Whether you’re looking for a funky Saison, a hoppy IPA or a malty stout there is a brewery for you. From Midtown to the Brewery District, you’ll find award-winning craft beers crafted by passionate people.     Photo Courtesy of Brewer’s Cabinet 1. Brewer’s Cabinet…

An Unconventional Reno Love Story

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“She is a beacon of light and source of comfort to so many people, and she has always persevered.” Cierra Stempeck, Inez Stempeck’s granddaughter There is a running joke in Reno that everyone is connected in some way or another, a sort of small town fable that rings true to many in our city. But…

Do Something Different

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The time for adventure is near. Are you ready for adventure off the eaten path? Ready to taste a different side of the city with visiting friends or long time Reno residents? We certainly are. Beginning in April, you can join us on our Downtown or MidTown food tours that take you on a delectable trip…

The Recipe for a Perfect Day in MidTown Reno

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A day in MidTown Reno. At Reno Food Tours, we’re clearly into guides.  Tour guides, city guides, restaurant guides (you get the gist) – so we thought we’d come up with a full guided day in MidTown for you to enjoy! This is of course aside from our MidTown & Mural food tour which takes…

Eat on the Cheap: Our Favorite Budget Bites

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Coke vs. Pepsi, Thor vs. Loki, Borg vs. McEnroe, and your inner foodie vs. your pocketbook; these are rivalries that will stand the test of time. Just as Borg and McEnroe’s epic tennis feud ended in a life-long friendship, there’s a way to satisfy your cravings for great food and money in the bank. Check…