Sample the Sierra, South Lake Tahoe’s farm-to-fork festival, will celebrate its tenth anniversary of regional foods, wines, beers and spirits at Bijou Community Park, South Lake Tahoe California, Saturday, September 14.
What began as a geotourism initiative in 2009 by the Lake Tahoe South Shore Chamber of Commerce (Tahoe Chamber) with El Dorado County and the Lake Tahoe Visitors Authority to promote the bounty and heritage of the region, Sample the Sierra has grown into a sold-out festival that attracts residents, foodies and international visitors alike. For ten years attendees have tasted their way through the unique and popular flavors of the Sierra Nevada via wine, spirits, beer and cuisine created from local sources. The festival and the area’s expanding food scene has morphed since it began in 2010. Continue reading