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Origins of Sacramento Culinary Tour


LOCATION: Sacramento, CA



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A delicious mix of history and cuisine

Take a step back in time to the very beginnings of Sacramento on a culinary and cultural tour to remember.

From Sutter's colony, Nueva Helvecia to the Fabulous Forties, you'll go behind the scenes at hidden gem eateries where you'll learn about the many diverse immigrant groups that forged Sacramento and created its agricultural legacy.

This unforgettable 3.5 hour tour showcases historical national landmarks, gorgeous mission style churches and famed architecture with some great tasting stops along the way.  Meander through two very historical but popular neighborhoods; Midtown's Sutter District and East Sacramento's Fabulous Forties where you'll meet the talented chefs who give the area its distinct personality and color.

From Amaretto custard French toast to Dungeness crab cakes or rich and creamy Tiramisu, this culinary voyage of discovery is every foodie's dream come true! 

  • Unforgettable three hour tour combining history, culture and great tasting cuisine
  • Tastings include pork carnitas, tequila cocktails, fresh gourmet pizza, homemade chocolate chip cookies and more
  • Step back in time to Sacramento's origins with a passionate foodie guide
  • Must be aged 8 years or over

Indulge your inner connoisseur while gaining a whole new perspective on Sacramento's rich and diverse culinary history. This is a 3 hour experience that's full to the brim with anecdotes, culture and great tasting cuisine. In the company of an expert guide, you'll discover the area's best kept secrets and discover a whole new side to Sacramento you never knew existed.

Tours take place on Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 10:30am.  

Typical tastings on the tour include:

  • Amaretto Custard French Toast with fresh local fruit
  • Pork Carnitas, tomatillo salsa and handmade corn tortillas
  • Pineapple and mango fruit infused tequila cocktail
  • Farmhouse tomato, fresh basil and garlic pizza
  • Refreshing Pilsner Urquell from Czech Republic
  • Stuffed Date w/ goat cheese and pancetta
  • Dungeness crab cakes w/cayenne pepper aoili & red pepper sauce
  • Rich and creamy Tiramasu
  • Cupping demonstration from freshly roasted organic coffee beans
  • Homemade chocolate chip cookies
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